Margin Loan

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Margin Loan

Money that an investor has borrowed from a broker in order to buy securities. An investor who buys 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.
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The enquiry revealed that this criminal design of Imran and his partners was actually executed with the active support of the officials of Jammu and Kashmir Bank through business unit namely Go Fresh whose proprietor/s Nadeem Ahmad Mayar was roped in seeking a loan term of Rs 36.10 crore with the arrangement of margin money of Rs.
(135) One solution that has proven successful in India is margin money financing.
Companies belonging to Modi and Choksi allegedly colluded with employees of PNB's Brady House branch in Mumbai to obtain fraudulent LoUs, without providing any margin money as security.
General category beneficiaries can get margin money subsidy of 25 per cent of the project cost in rural areas and 15 per cent in urban areas.
And the upper limit is probably restricted to the availability of margin money. But unreasonable prices in either direction are possible.
Under the Higher Education Credit Guarantee Scheme, students would be provided loans without any collateral or third party guarantee or margin money.
The company recently launched the 5 benefits education loan package with benefits like no margin money, interest rate starting at 12.75%, 4 days loan sanction, no hidden costs and flexible repayment options.
Besides, Aptma Chief said that smaller textile firms, who did not want to avail the interest subsidy, had the option of 15% subsidy on margin money. In some cases, 10% capital subsidy is offered in addition to 5% interest subsidy.
Margin trading provides a facility to investors to trade in the market with the margin money; it essentially is a leverage mechanism," added Amin Al Balushi, Head of ahlibank's Brokerage Division.
Officials at a few banks, however, said that they had already been proactively waiving processing fee and margin money at the time of renewal of these credit cards.
Then, too, the initial margin money or deposit required by the Comex to trade silver futures swelled from $4,250 per contract a year ago to $16,200 per contract in early May.
As regard liquidity profile, NCDC funds long-term loans through its net worth and short-term loans (margin money, working capital and current portion of term loans) through bank borrowings.