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ICICIdirect Margin Exposure Limit, Leverage for Intraday and F&O

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* Margin Policy Update

As per the SEBI circular dated November 19, 2019, starting from September 01, 2021, brokers cannot offer additional margin (i.e. 20x) in any segment including intra-day at BSE, NSE and MCX. The margin is now decided by the exchange and remains the same for all brokers. For all intraday product types i.e. MIS, BO, CO trades, the leverage will be the same which is the VAR+ELM margin. Visit New margin requirements in India Stock Market to know more.

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ICICIdirect Margin

SegmentTrading Margin
Equity Delivery1x (100% of trade value)
Equity Intraday5x (Up to 20% of trade value)
Equity F&O1x (100% of NRML margin (Span + Exposure))
Currency F&O1x (100% of NRML margin (Span + Exposure))
Commodity F&O1x (100% of NRML margin (Span + Exposure))
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Information on this page was last updated on Tuesday, November 9, 2021


1. L S Ramasamy  Jun 15, 2021 5:19:35 AM I Like It. | Report Abuse Reply
More of useless message than useful information.
1.Not crisp.
2 Brokerage the charge for services
3 Margin - complete failure to inform for intraday.(a) is margin on value is uniform irrespective of type of stock(b) Is margin uniform from beginning to closure of trade
4. I observed margin as 15% 10%
If talented clarify' - to the point