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Upstox 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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Upstox 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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  • Get Rs 1000 brokerage credit.
  • Rs 0 Demat AMC.
  • Pay flat Rs 20 for Eq Delivery, Intra-day and F&O Trades.
  • Pay Rs 0 commission for Mutual Funds.

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Frequently Asked Questions

  1. 1. How much Margin does Upstox offers?

    Upstox provides margin across Equities, Futures, Options, MCX, and Currency Futures as per the margin specified by the exchanges. The margin offered is the same for all brokers.



  2. 2. How can you avail Margin Trade Facility at Upstox against shares?

    The Upstox margin trading facility is available only for Upstox Demat account holders. If you have Demat account with Upstox, you can request for Margin against shares over email at before 3 PM. The margin confirmation for the next trading session will be sent to the registered email address with Upstox.



Information on this page was last updated on Thursday, October 7, 2021


3. Mahesh  May 31, 2021 9:18:33 AM I Like It. | Report Abuse Reply
Upstok me levresis milta hai vo ser ki list kese milegi
3.1. Kapil  Jul 18, 2021 11:23:40 PM I Like It. | Report Abuse
Don't take leverage from upstox ...I'm charged 1000 for enhanced leverage....even don't know what sort of leverage that was
2. Priyadarshan  Feb 16, 2021 9:51:13 PM I Like It. | Report Abuse Reply
Upstox is no longer providing margin against shares.
1. Deepak  Jun 4, 2020 2:44:35 PM I Like It. | Report Abuse Reply
How to apply leverage on intraday trading in upstox,Means I see their is 15x and 20x on equity but i didn't it properly.

While I am buy/selling a share I didn't see any MTM improved.
I buy Indusbnk share for 411 and sold for 413 so will i get +2 or by applying will i get 15x(15*2) =30rupes..
How acutally leverage works..