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  1. How are margin calls regulated by the SEC?

    Learn how FINRA and the Federal Reserve Board regulate trading in margin accounts, and see how brokers can liquidate positions ...
  2. What is the difference between initial margin and maintenance margin?

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  3. What are the minimum margin requirements for a short sale account?

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  4. Why do you need a margin account to short sell stocks?

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