.QFX File Extension

Quicken Financial Exchange File

QFX is a financial file format used to exchange data between Quicken software and financial institutions. QFX format is based on open standard OFX with additional features required by Quicken. Typical...

General Information

Title QFX File Extension
Extension .qfx
Full Form Quicken Financial Exchange File
File Type Financial Data File
Developer Intuit Inc.
MIME Type application/qfx

File Function

Primary Function Financial data import
Additional Functions Banking transactions, Account information
Features Web Connect format, OFX variant

File Characteristics

Quality Standardized
Supports Layers No
Supports Transparency No
Editable Limited

Use Cases

Personal Finance Yes
Business Accounting Yes
Financial Analysis Yes

Security and Practices

Security Risks Data interception
Best Practices Encryption, Secure transmission

Historical/Version Information

Initial Release 1997
Latest Version Dependent on software

Associated Types

Similar Extensions .ofx, .qbo, .qif

Software Compatibility

Software Usage Policy OS Compatibility
Quicken Paid Windows, Mac
QuickBooks Paid Windows, Mac
GnuCash Free Windows, Mac, Linux