Download and view realized gains

While M1 does not have realized gain information on the app or website, you can view this information on our clearing firm, Apex Corporation's website. 

If you don't have an account with Apex yet. 

If you have an account with Apex and have linked your M1 account. 


Creating an account with Apex Corporation

1. Go to and click "Log In" at the top right.

2. Click "Create a User ID" below "Log In."

Apex clearing firm sign in page

3. Click “Next.” 

Apex Clearing create user ID screen

4. The next screen will ask you for a Firm and an Account Number. Enter in one of your account numbers at M1.

Apex Clearing enter M1 Finance account number

5. Enter your Social Security Number to verify your identity, then click Next. 

Apex Clearing enter social security number

6. Provide your email address, then click Next. For simplicity, you can use the same email you use with M1.

7. Select a security question and answer. 

8. Create a user ID and password that you will use exclusively with Apex Corporation to download details again in the future. Then, click Finish.


Adding multiple M1 accounts to your Apex login

1. Click the "Apex Online Menu" at the top, then "Add Accounts."

2. To add an account, add your account number.

Apex Clearing add another account by typing in another account number

Download realized gains

1. Log in to with your Apex username and password (this is different than your M1 login credentials).

2. Enter your M1 account number in the search bar near the top left. To find your M1 account number you can view the M1 settings.

3. Click on the "Apex Online Menu" at the top then select "cost basis."

4. The default tab will show you the cost basis of your current unrealized gains. The "closed positions" tab near the top will show you your realized gains. 

5. Then, click "Export to CSV" to view this information in Excel.


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