margin trading

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Margin trading

Buying securities, in part, with borrowed money.

Margin Trading

Trading securities that an investor has bought with money borrowed from a broker for that purpose. An investor who trades on margin can realize huge gains if the price of the security moves in a favorable direction; however, he/she also takes on a great deal of risk because it may not move in such a direction. See also: minimum maintenance, margin call.

margin trading

The buying and selling of securities in an account in which money is owed to the brokerage firm.
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The China Banking Regulatory Commission (CBRC) has asked commercial banks in the country to suspend foreign-exchange margin trading.
The SCA, in line with the latest international practices on margin trading, has prepared a unified agreement form for margin trading in order to protect the interest of investors and brokers to ensure fairness in margin funded securities.
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Dubai Financial Market (DFM) today announced that Abu Dhabi Financial Services and Finance House Securities have been accredited to provide Margin Trading, lifting the total number of DFM brokerage firms providing this service to five.
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Dubai: Dubai Financial Market (DFM) said on Monday it has accredited Al Wathbah Shares & Bonds Centre to provide Margin Trading service, lifting the total number of DFM brokerage firms providing this service to 29 companies.
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