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CME Margin

Parent Course: Introduction to Futures

Learn about the deposit required be by the clearing house before you can trade. MORE

Contributed by: CME Group

Commodities Margin Trading in the US

Parent Course: Introduction to Margin Trading

The Main Goals: The mechanics of commodities margin trading and the margin requirement for commodities. MORE

Contributed by: Interactive Brokers

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Introduction to Margin Trading

We will teach you the different types of margin accounts, methods and requirements in order to understand how margin rules are determined both domestically and abroad. Trading on margin is only for sophisticated traders. You may lose more than your initial investment. MORE

Contributed by: Interactive Brokers

Margin – Getting Started

Parent Course: Introduction to Margin Trading

The Main Goals: The concept of margin and leverage; the different types of margin and margin account types; the underlying key concepts and definitions relating to margin; and the main benefits and risks of trading on margin. MORE

Contributed by: Interactive Brokers

Margin in Practice Part 1: Trader Workstation (TWS)

Parent Course: Introduction to Margin Trading

The Main Goals: How to execute a margin trade in TWS and how to identify the tools and features in the IB trading platform to assist with margin trading. MORE

Contributed by: Interactive Brokers

Margin Sensitivity Using IBKR Risk Navigator

Parent Course: IBKR’s Risk Navigator©

Learn about top tips for IB Risk Navigator margin sensitivity. Investors may want to know the impact on their margin value in the event they want to change positions from day-to-day. To do this, TWS users can open IB Risk Navigator and look at the Margin Sensitivity tab to judge the impact on Initial... MORE

Contributed by: Interactive Brokers

Non-US Margin Trading

Parent Course: Introduction to Margin Trading

The Main Goals: The mechanics of margin trading at an international level; the key differences between US and foreign margin requirements and the concept of risk management and portfolio building. MORE

Contributed by: Interactive Brokers

Securities Margin Trading in the US

Parent Course: Introduction to Margin Trading

The Main Goals: How margin trading works for stocks, options, and bonds; and margin requirement mechanics for securities and the key distinctions. MORE

Contributed by: Interactive Brokers

Short Selling and Margin

Parent Course: Securities Lending and Borrowing

Understanding the role of Regulation T of the Federal Reserve Board may help viewers better understand the concept of margin for short sellers. This video lesson neatly summarizes the key concepts and requirements facing investors wanting to sell short stocks at Interactive Brokers. MORE

Contributed by: Interactive Brokers

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