Parent Company
This endpoint lists the parent company (if any) of the originating company.

Example URL:

https://api2.redflagalert.net/v4/companies/03039051/parent-company/

JSON Structure

{
"data": {
"relationships": [{
"group-company": {
"links": {
"related": "https://api2.redflagalert.net/v4/companies/02649163/group-company"
}
}
}, {
"addresses": {
"links": {
"related": "https://api2.redflagalert.net/v4/companies/02649163/addresses/"
}
}
}, {
"balance_sheet": {
"links": {
"related": "https://api2.redflagalert.net/v4/companies/02649163/balance-sheet/"
}
}
}, {
"previous_names": {
"links": {
"related": "https://api2.redflagalert.net/v4/companies/02649163/previous-names/"
}
}
}, {
"shareholders": {
"links": {
"related": "https://api2.redflagalert.net/v4/companies/02649163/shareholders/"
}
}
}, {
"cashflow": {
"links": {
"related": "https://api2.redflagalert.net/v4/companies/02649163/cashflow/"
}
}
}, {
"contacts": {
"links": {
"related": "https://api2.redflagalert.net/v4/companies/02649163/contacts/"
}
}
}, {
"directorships": {
"links": {
"related": "https://api2.redflagalert.net/v4/companies/02649163/directorships/"
}
}
}, {
"profit_loss": {
"links": {
"related": "https://api2.redflagalert.net/v4/companies/02649163/profit-loss/"
}
}
}, {
"mortgages": {
"links": {
"related": "https://api2.redflagalert.net/v4/companies/02649163/mortgages/"
}
}
}, {
"ratio_analysis": {
"links": {
"related": "https://api2.redflagalert.net/v3/companies/02649163/ratio-analysis/"
}
}
}, {
"filing-history": {
"links": {
"related": "https://api2.redflagalert.net/v4/companies/02649163/filing-history/"
}
}
}],
"attributes": {
"dissolution_date": null,
"website": "www.vixtechnology.com",
"name": "VIX AFC LIMITED",
"dissolution_status": null,
"company_type": "ltd",
"company_number": "02649163",
"company_aims": "The 30.06.15 accounts indicate that the company is either dormant or no longer trades. ",
"legal_status": "Non-Trading",
"rfa_rating": {
"health_rating_code": 9,
"credit_limit": 71300,
"short_code": "NT",
"trading_payment_parity": null,
"short_description": "Not Trading",
"long_description": "This simply indicates that according to information filed at Companies House the company had a non-trading status. Should credit be sought in the name of the company care should be taken and a full disclosure sought."
},
"TPS": false,
"auditor": "UHYHackerYoung",
"incorporation_date": "1991-09-26",
"sic_codes": [
"35500"
]
},
"type": "company",
"id": "02649163",
"links": {
"self": "https://api2.redflagalert.net/v4/companies/02649163/"
}
}
}

Attributes

Field Key
Description
Notes
dissolution_date
Date the company was dissolved if applicable.
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website
Company website URL if known.
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name
The registered name for this business.
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dissolution_status
For companies that have been dissolved, their exact status.
See Appendix 1 for possible values.
company_type
The type of company, i.e. PLC, LTD etc.
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company_number
The Companies House identification number for the company.
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company_aims
Description of the aims of the company.
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legal_status
Detailed legal status of the company.
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rfa_rating
The Red Flag Alert credit rating currently assigned to this company.
See Appendix 3 for a complete list of Red Flag Alert ratings and descriptions.
TPS
Boolean value showing if the company has registered with the Telephone Preference Service.
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auditor
The registered auditor for this business.
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incorporation_date
The date that the company was incorporated.
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sic_codes
An array containing the specific sic codes which this company is in.
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