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.

website

Company website URL if known.

name

The registered name for this business.

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.

company_number

The Companies House identification number for the company.

company_aims

Description of the aims of the company.

legal_status

Detailed legal status of the company.

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.

auditor

The registered auditor for this business.

incorporation_date

The date that the company was incorporated.

sic_codes

An array containing the specific sic codes which this company is in.