Our margin calculator automatically calculates the amount (margin) you need to keep in your account as insurance for opening new positions. It’s the perfect way to manage your trades and work out the position size and the leverage level you need to stick to.
How does the margin calculator work?
You can figure out the margin requirements for a trade in just 3 simple steps.
- Choose your account currency
- Select the currency pair(s) you’d like to trade.
- Set your position size and your margin will be automatically displayed.
A quick note
Our margin calculator is based on the specifications of our Advantage and Advantage Plus accounts, as well as anyone who may still be trading on our old Standard Account. This calculator does not work for Micro account traders.
What is margin?
Still trying to get to grips with margin? Learn more about it with this quick video.
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Here is the formula to calculate the Margin:
Volume of order * Contract/Lot Size * Price / Leverage