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Tiered Margin

How does Tiered Margin work on FXCM Trading Station accounts?

  For inexperienced clients, FXCM Trading Station accounts utilize a Tiered Margin system which consists of an entry margin, maintenance margin and a…

With Tiered Margin, what is the liquidation level on an MT4 account?

  The liquidation level will be set at 50% of the necessary margin requirement. This means that if your account equity falls below 50% of the…

How does Tiered Margin work on an FXCM MT4 account?

  For inexperienced clients, MT4 accounts with FXCM utilize a different version of FXCM’s Tiered Margin because the MT4 platform handles the…

What is the Margin Watcher feature on Trading Station?

  Margin Watcher is a Trading Station feature that sends a notification message on the Trading Station platform to allow for time to manage your…

How does trading on margin work with FXCM?

FXCM offers leveraged trading on FX/CFDs and Spread Bets with margin. Margin can be thought of as a good faith deposit required to maintain open positions.…

With Tiered Margin, when will my positions be liquidated on the Trading Station?

  Accounts that have received a margin warning notice will be triggered to liquidate at approximately 6:00pm EST at the end of the third day of…

With Tiered Margin, how can I check my usable margin levels? Will FXCM notify me if I am close to Margin Call?

  You can check your usable margin levels in real time via any version of the Trading Station platform, i.e. desktop, web, or the mobile app.…

If I am in a margin warning, what happens if the market moves back in my favor?

  There is a daily maintenance margin check at 17:00 ET. If the market has moved back in your favor at that time such that your Usable Maintenance…

With Tiered Margin, when will my positions be liquidated on MT4?

  On the MT4 platform your positions will only be liquidated if the margin level falls below 50%, regardless of the amount of time the Margin Level…