Ally Invest API Documentation
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This short example will show you how to authorize your own account against the API and make requests. Note that we aren't following a full OAuth flow here because as a developer you already have access to your own access token and secret.
This example makes use of Scribe OAuth library for Java which requires that we define a TradeKingApi class that extends the DefaultApi10a class provided by Scribe.
public class TradeKingApi extends DefaultApi10a
private static final String AUTHORIZE_URL = "https://devapi.invest.ally.com/oauth/authorize?oauth_token=%s";
private static final String REQUEST_TOKEN_RESOURCE = "https://devapi.invest.ally.com/oauth/request_token";
private static final String ACCESS_TOKEN_RESOURCE = "https://devapi.invest.ally.com/oauth/access_token";
public String getAccessTokenEndpoint()
public String getRequestTokenEndpoint()
public String getAuthorizationUrl(Token requestToken)
return String.format(AUTHORIZE_URL, requestToken.getToken());
We can then use the TradeKingApi class to instantiate an OAuthService and Token to make requests against the API.
public class TradeKingClient
private static final String CONSUMER_KEY = "0cc175b9c0f1b6a831c399e269772661";
private static final String CONSUMER_SECRET = "ff2513194e75315625628304c9eb66e8";
private static final String OAUTH_TOKEN = "150a96573adf12b21dab621e85497e6e";
private static final String OAUTH_TOKEN_SECRET = "5c7b57d450a71d378a5eda991f809e56";
private static final String PROTECTED_RESOURCE_URL = "https://devapi.invest.ally.com/v1/member/profile.json";
public static void main(String args)
OAuthService service = new ServiceBuilder()
Token accessToken = new Token(OAUTH_TOKEN, OAUTH_TOKEN_SECRET);
// Now let's go and ask for a protected resource!
OAuthRequest request = new OAuthRequest(Verb.GET, PROTECTED_RESOURCE_URL);
Response response = request.send();
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