margin trading


Also found in: Financial, Wikipedia.
Related to margin trading: short selling

margin trading

Investing in securities using borrowed money, often using the securities themselves as security against the debt.
References in periodicals archive ?
Bitcoin-based margin trading platform PrimeXBT has added four new bitcoin pairs to its list of available instruments, increasing the number of 100x eligible crypto-asset pairs to nine, the company said.
Jefferies, which acted as prime broker for the fund, allowed Bressler's trades by increasing his options and margin trading limits generating fees for its brokerage business.
What distinguishes 'Mahfazty' from any similar service is the platform's brokerage services, including: smart orders, margin trading, same-day trading, and technical analysis, as well as ease of cash transfer requests and subscriptions to IPOs.
Margin trading has also been allowed under that agreement, read the statement.
By CONSTANT MUNDAAn investment bank backed by deep-pocketed New York-based equity fund Kuramo Capital is headed on a collision course with the regulators after inviting clients short of cash to apply for loans to buy more shares on the Nairobi bourse.Sterling Capital says it targets to lend clients Sh1 billion to buy stocks on blue-chip counters in a transaction known as margin trading, which the Nairobi Securities Exchange says is not allowed in absence of rules.
Another option in Bitcoin short trading is margin trading via specialized crypto exchanges.
The products may include exchange-trading fund and leverage products like Margin Trading System and Margin Financing Systems.
Regulator approving the addition of 28 securities in the Margin Trading System (MTS) and Deliverable Future under category 'B'
Despite its recent gain, Bitcoin is unpredictable as it can be influenced by "everything from a cash shortage in Zimbabwe to an increase in margin trading" as stated in the report.
The total value of margin trading facilities provided by brokerage companies operating at ADX and DFM amounted to AED 36.5 billion during the first quarter of 2017, according to WAM, an increase of 46 per cent over the same period in 2016.
The new margin trading facility, on the other hand, allows investors to buy stocks using securities they already own as collateral.
Margin trading will begin on the Qatar Stock Exchange (QSE) from tomorrow, a move that will stimulate trading volumes and liquidity as well as extend new financing sources for investors.