Margin is the amount of the equity that a trader contributes for each trading position opened on it's trading account.

Part of our multimedia library, learn in this video tutorial how to calculate margin in Forex and how to use proper MM in your trading strategy.

Learn also what is margin and margin requirements, the different factors affecting margin requirements and calculations, how to calculate the margin requirement for each trade position that you open and what is a margin call policy and how it works.

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Forex trading can be very exciting. A $4 trillion per day, 24-hour market with numerous trading opportunities. It seems so easy. If you would like to know more about how much capital you should invest for such trading activities, please read our complete article How Much Money do You Need to Start Trading Forex.

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Use our handy Forex margin calculator to know exactly the percentage of funds required to open a trading position based on the available leverage offered by your broker.