Margin Account

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    Investing on margin can be profitable but it's a risky play that needs care.
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  1. Margin Investing Gets A Bad Rap, But For The ...

    Investing on margin can be profitable but it's a risky play that needs care.
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  2. Margin Trading

    Find out what margin is, how margin calls work, the advantages of leverage and why ...
  1. Why do you need a margin account to short sell stocks?

    The reason that margin accounts and only margin accounts can be used to short sell stocks has to do with Regulation T, a ...
  2. What does a futures contract cost?

    Learn about values of futures contracts and the initial margin a trader must place in an account to open a futures position, ...
  3. How does a broker decide which customers are eligible to open a margin account?

    Learn how brokers have the sole discretion to determine which customers can open margin accounts, and understand the rules ...
  4. What is the interest rate offered on a typical margin account?

    Learn about the basics of trading on margin accounts, specifically the rate of interest that is typically charged for margin ...
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