Splits the conversion specified by the unique id {id}. Upon success, it returns the details of the parent and new child conversions.

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API parameters

X-Auth-Token header string Authentication token.
id path string UUID of the conversion that is being split. The conversion UUID is returned by a successful trade request when creating a conversion."
amount formData string The amount at which to split this conversion.
curl -X POST  --header "X-Auth-Token: XXXX-XXXXX-XXXX"  https://devapi.currencycloud.com/v2/conversions/{id}/split


    "parent_conversion": {
        "id": "1873a622-ce56-4357-a016-84b850aca99f",
        "short_reference": "20220131-BHWNYW",
        "sell_amount": "71.03",
        "sell_currency": "GBP",
        "buy_amount": "100.00",
        "buy_currency": "USD",
        "settlement_date": "2022-02-03T16:30:00+00:00",
        "conversion_date": "2022-02-03T00:00:00+00:00",
        "status": "awaiting_funds"
    "child_conversion": {
        "id": "46a4fbc2-6b3f-4b3e-b583-4d6434a5ac2a",
        "short_reference": "20220131-PSCTQS",
        "sell_amount": "35.51",
        "sell_currency": "GBP",
        "buy_amount": "50.00",
        "buy_currency": "USD",
        "settlement_date": "2022-02-03T16:30:00+00:00",
        "conversion_date": "2022-02-03T00:00:00+00:00",
        "status": "awaiting_funds"
Error Codes
HTTP Status Code Description Params
400 id_is_not_valid_uuid id should be in UUID format
on_behalf_of_self You cannot act on behalf of your own Contact
contact_not_found Contact was not found for this id
invalid_extra_parameters Invalid extra parameters extra_parameter { "parameters" => "extra_parameter" }
401 invalid_supplied_credentials Authentication failed with the supplied credentials
403 permission_denied You do not have permission 'split_conversion' to perform this operation
429 too_many_requests Too many requests have been made to the api. Please refer to the Developer Center for more information
500 internal_server_error Internal server error
503 service_unavailable Service is temporary unavailable
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