Margin

July 3, 2022

Understand the risks of trading on the margin so you can make informed trading decisions. Or explore other trading topics:

Your First Margin Call

What are your options for topping up your account after a position drops?

Margin: How Does It Work?

In the same way a bank can lend you money if you have equity in your house, your brokerage firm can lend you money against the value of the investments in your portfolio.

3 Ways to Borrow Against Your Assets

What to know before using your assets as collateral.

What Every Trader Should Know About Margin

Learn what margin is, the benefits and risks, and four tips for managing margin risk.