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1) Explore our API catalog

Find the API you need from our catalog. Documentation is available to help you getting started.

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2) Create your account

Does an API interest you? You can create a free account on "SOCIETE GENERALE | SG OPEN API" platform to start your developments.

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3) Relate to an organization

You can join an organization corresponding to your company once your account is created. The first person attached to an organization will become the owner. Other users will have to contact this person to be invited.

4) Register your application

You need to register your application to use an API and receive a unique identifiers (these credentials are confidential, you should not disclose them to another person).

5) Subscribe to an API

Check your needs and choose a subscription which will determine a number of API calls for your application. Some of them are free without approvals. Others require Societe Generale approval and a contract.

 

ORGANIZATIONS MANAGEMENT

An organization is a group of users on the "SOCIETE GENERALE | SG OPEN API" platform managed by an owner. It generally corresponds to your company and will allow you to access to a set of dedicated APIs provided by Societe Generale.

An organization with your name is created automatically and by default (only usable for tests with Sandbox APIs) after your registration on the "SOCIETE GENERALE | SG OPEN API" platform.

You will find below cases (Sandbox and Live) by organizations type:

  • For TPP organizations (for PSD2 regulation) in Sandbox and Live: An organization is pre-created and you have to contact its owner to be invited to join.
  • For others in Sandbox: Create a new organization is free. You will become the owner of your new organization and you will be able to invite other members.
  • For others in Live: Organizations access and creation is contractual and only by invitation.

TPP organizations (PSD2 regulation)

TPP organizations are pre-created for Sandbox and Live environments. You can refer to the list below and contact the Service Desk (by mail at: support-api-groupe-sg.fr@socgen.com) to become an organization owner or to join it as a member:

 

Other organizations

Sandbox environment

Create a new organization is free. You will become the owner of your new organization and you will be able to invite other members.

Live environment

Organizations access and creation is contractual: the future owner will receive an invitation after contracting is done.
Owner can invite new members to join his organization.

 

API USAGE

You can find more information to help you consume our APIs on our page API guideline for developers.