Margin Calculator

How To Use Margin Calculator

The Margin Calculator is designed to help traders, both new and experienced, to get a better understanding of how hypothetical moves in the market will effect PnL and Margin utilisation.

To learn more about margin requirement and leverage calculations, please follow the link How Margins and Leverage Work.

  1. Choose your Account Currency, enter in your Balance and select your Leverage
  2. Choose Buy/Sell, enter in lot size and select currency pair to trade. Note the Raw and Currency Converted Margin Requirements.
  3. Enter in the hypothetical Future Price of the traded pair. Adjust the price to see the affects on Margin Level, PnL and Equity.
  • Orange Margin Level% means you are in Margin Call
  • Red Margin Level% means you have been Margin Stopped

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