First Trade Securities

Open Financial Exchange (OFX) Server

First Trade Securities hosts an OFX server from which your 1099-B realized gain and loss information may be retrieved by our program.

If you have more than 3,000 transactions, FirstTrade will not return your transactions through their OFX server.

To retrieve information from their server, you will need the following information:
  Apex Account Number
  Social Security Number

Regarding the above, they indicate:
To import your FirstTrade tax forms, enter your Apex account number (e.g. 5WB12345) in the first field and your social security number in the second field. Visit your FirstTrade dashboard for instructions on where to locate your Apex account numbers.

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