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What is Margin?

Margin is used in Forex trading to allow a trader to take positions of a higher value than the amount of funds in their trading account. There are twol different kinds of margin, Initial Margin and Variation Margin.

  • Initial Margin is the minimum amount you need to have in your account in order to open a position
  • Variation Margin is based on the current value of all open positions


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