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Paytm Money 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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Paytm Money 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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Frequently Asked Questions

  1. 1. Does Paytm Money offer margin trading?

    No, Paytm Money does not offer a margin funding or margin trading facility. The company also does not provide a margin against shares.

    Paytm Money offers margin exposure up to 7.5 times for Equity Intraday trades.



  2. 2. Does Paytm Money provide leverage?

    Yes, Paytm Money provides a leverage facility for Equity Intraday, Equity Futures, and Equity Options trades. The leverage facility allows the investors to trade many times over the funds available in their account and increase the probability of earning profits.

    Paytm Money Exposure Limits:

    • Paytm Money Intraday Leverage for Equity Trades: Up to 7.5 times (based on the stock)
    • Paytm Money Intraday Leverage for Equity Futures: 3 times
    • Paytm Money Intraday Leverage for sell of Equity Options: 3 times

    Points to Note:

    • No exposure provided for Equity Delivery, Carry forward F&O trades and buy options.
    • Intraday trades auto squared off at 3:15 pm.
    • Auto Square off charges - Rs 20 per position



  3. 3. Does Paytm Money provide margin?

    Paytm Money provides an exposure/leverage facility to customers for Equity Intraday trades and recently launch Equity Derivatives product.

    The company allows trades up to 7.5 times the funds available in the account for Equity Intraday transactions. In the case of Equity Futures and Options, Paytm Money allows taking exposure up to 3 times the fund available in the account for Intraday trades. For Options, this facility is restricted only to sell transactions.

    Paytm Money does not provide a margin trading facility (MTF) nor margin against shares.



  4. 4. How much leverage does Paytm Money provide for Intraday Equity trading?

    Paytm Money provides an exposure up to 7.5 times for Equity Intraday trading based on the quality and volatility of the stocks. The extent of the margin limit provided is different for each security.

    For example, if you have Rs 1,000 in your trading account, you can buy/sell stocks up to Rs 7,500 in case of Intraday trades.



  5. 5. What is square time in Paytm Money?

    Paytm Money auto-square off starts at 3.15 PM (15 minutes before the market close).

    If you trade Intraday with Paytm Money and have not squared off your positions till 3.15 PM, Paytm Money will initiate an auto-square for all your open positions and will charge Rs 20 as a penalty for each open position squared off.



  6. 6. Does Paytm money have a margin calculator?

    Paytm Money currently does not have an in-built Paytm Money margin calculator or a Paytm Money leverage calculator that can help determine the permissible exposure limits for trading.

    The company is currently working on building an F&O margin calculator to help assess the exchange margin requirements for placing F&O orders.



Information on this page was last updated on Wednesday, July 14, 2021


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