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What is the margin requirement for shorting stocks?

Find margin details on the MEXEM website (Products > Margin). Minimum margin requirement for shorting stock is 30% with a minimum account balance of 2,000 USD. MEXEM's house margins may exceed regulatory requirements. Use "Check Margin Impact" to preview requirements. Visit the Knowledge Base for more info.

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What is Maintenance Margin?

Maintenance Margin is the amount of funds which must be maintained in order to continue holding a position. In the U.S., the rules of the listing exchanges define the maintenance margin requirements on security transactions subject to SEC approval...

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