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Margin

Definition 1

Using 

Money

 borrowed from a broker/dealer to 

Purchase

 securities; here also called 

Buying on margin

.

Definition 2

The amount of equity required for an investment in securities purchased on 

Credit

.

Definition 3

The face value of a 

Loan

 minus the value of the pledged 

Collateral

.



Related Terms: 19

Buy

,

Broker

,

Buying on margin

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Borrow

,

Call

,

Collateral

,

Credit

,

Dealer

,

Deal

,

ECU

,

FIN

,

Loan

,

Margin

,

Money

,

On margin

,

Owe

,

Purchase

,

SEC

,

UIT


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10-Q

,

10-K

,

12b-1 funds

,

Allowance for depreciation

,

Asset/equity ratio

,

Accreted value

,

Accrual of discount

,

Amortization of premium

,

Amortized value

,

At par

,

All or any part

,

At best

,

At call

,

Average equity

,

Active money

,

All-risks coverage

,

At risk

,

Add-on service

,

Abstract of title

,

Action to quiet title

,

As is

,

Assignment to creditors

,

Attorney in fact

,

After-acquired collateral

,

Asset conversion loan

,

Assignment of mortgage

,

A shares

,

Automatic investment plan

,

At the money

,

Across the board

,

Additional paid-in capital

,

Adoption credit

,

Amount recognized

,

Assessed value

,

Against the box

,

At the bell

,

At the close

,

At the figure

,

At the full

,

At the market

,

At the opening order

,

Away from the market

,

Below the line

,

Books of final entry

,

Books of original entry

,

Book value per share

,

Bank credit

,

Banking Act of 1933

,

Barren money

,

Bid-to-cover ratio

,

Bureau of Public Debt

,

Buy

,

Broker

,

Broker loan

,

Brought over the wall

,

Buying on margin

,

Buy limit order

,

Buy minus

,

Buy minus order

,

Buy on close

,

Buy on opening

,

Buy order

,

Buy stop order

,

Buy the book

,

Broad money

,

Balance of payments

,

Board of Governors

,

Borrowed reserves

,

Buying power

,

Buying basis

,

Buying hedge

,

Breaking the syndicate

,

Bill of exchange

,

Bill of sale

,

Breach of trust

,

By the book

,

Balloon loan

,

Bank term loan

,

Borrow

,

Bridge loan

,

Broker loan rate

,

Business credit

,

Breakup value

,

B shares

,

Buy and write

,

Borrowed stock

,

Buy-side

,

Balanced investment strategy

,

Breadth-of-market theory

,

Beat the gun

,

Buying outright

,

Capital investment

,

Contribution margin

,

Cost Of Goods Sold

,

Cost of sales

,

Credit order

,

Credit card

,

Credit union

,

Call

,

Call date

,

Called away

,

Called bond

,

Call price

,

Call protection

,

Call risk

,

Certificate of Participation

,

Collateral trust certificate

,

Collaterized Loan Obligation

,

Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures

,

Conversion value

,

Credit analyst

,

Credit risk

,

Current market value

,

Call money rate

,

Code of procedure

,

Contra broker

,

Contract broker

,

Credit balance

,

Capitalization of income

,

Cost of Living Adjustment

,

Cost-of-living index

,

Council of Economic Advisers

,

Credit squeeze

,

Chasing the market

,

Cheapest to deliver

,

Chicago Board of Trade

,

Cash surrender value

,

Cash value

,

Cash value life insurance policy

,

Cost-of-living rider

,

Credit insurance

,

Credit life insurance

,

Certificate of stock

,

Cost of carry

,

Certificate of title

,

Contract for deed

,

Cancellation of debt

,

Cash collateral

,

Cash credit

,

Certificate of Claim

,

Character loan

,

Classified loan

,

Closed-end credit

,

Collateral

,

Collateral note

,

Collateral surety

,

Commercial credit

,

Conforming loan

,

Consolidation loan

,

Consumer credit

,

Cost of debt capital

,

Cost of funds

,

Credit

,

Credit agency

,

Credit default swap

,

Credit derivative

,

Credit enhancement

,

Credit limit

,

Credit line

,

Credit score

,

Closed-end investment company

,

C shares

,

Call option

,

Call ratio backspread

,

Call swaption

,

Class of options

,

Close to the money

,

Covered call

,

Credit spread

,

Certificate of Occupancy

,

Cloud on title

,

Cash or Deferred Arrangement

,

Class A Shares

,

Class B Shares

,

Crash of 1929

,

Crash of 1987

,

Child and dependent care credit

,

Coefficient of determination

,

Cash buying

,

Certificate of delivery

,

Close a position

,

Closing purchase

,

Cornering the market

,

Curbs in

,

Deferred credit

,

Dealer bank

,

Deposit in transit

,

Date of issue

,

Date of payment

,

Dealer market

,

Debt-equity swap

,

Drawn securities

,

Day loan

,

Dealer

,

Deep discount broker

,

Discount broker

,

Division of Enforcement

,

Division of Investment Management

,

Division of Market Regulation

,

Date of record

,

Dividend in arrears

,

Desk (the)

,

Division of labor

,

Deal stock

,

De-escalation clause

,

De facto

,

Doing business as

,

Durable Power of Attorney

,

Date of maturity

,

Debtor in possession

,

Debtor-in-possession financing

,

Deed of Release

,

Deed of Trust

,

Demand loan

,

Discharge of bankruptcy

,

Discharge of lien

,

Discount loan

,

Due-on-sale clause

,

Deep in the money

,

Deep out of the money

,

Deed of Surrender

,

Department of Housing and Urban Development

,

Defensive investment strategy

,

Dogs of the Dow

,

Depth of market

,

Deal

,

Deal flow

,

EBITDA margin

,

Economic value

,

Eurodollar certificate of deposit

,

Equity-linked note

,

Equity risk premium

,

Escrowed to maturity

,

Either-or order

,

ECU

,

Extended broad money

,

Edge Act

,

E-mini

,

Exchange for futures

,

Exchange for physical

,

Exchange of spot

,

Equity funding

,

Employee Stock Purchase Plan

,

Equity option

,

Ex-all

,

Equity kicker

,

Equity mortgage

,

Evergreen loan

,

Equity fund

,

Equity REIT

,

Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974

,

Equity capital

,

Equity financing

,

Equity swap

,

Earned income tax credit

,

Education credit

,

First In First Out

,

Form 10-Q

,

Federal Savings and Loan Association

,

Face-amount certificate

,

Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation

,

First call date

,

Flight to quality

,

Flow of funds

,

Federal Call

,

Fictitious credit

,

Fill or kill

,

Floor broker

,

Front-ending an order

,

Fiat money

,

Forward deal

,

Forward P/E

,

Factors of production

,

Favorable balance of trade

,

Foreign direct investment

,

Face amount

,

Fee-for-service

,

Fair market value

,

Form 8-K

,

Form S-1

,

Fair Credit Reporting Act

,

FHA Loan

,

Fixed-rate loan

,

Floor loan

,

Full faith and credit

,

Family of funds

,

Fund of funds

,

Fixed investment trust

,

Free right of exchange

,

FIN

,

Fair value

,

Gross margin

,

Gross profit margin

,

Government securities

,

Government Securities Clearing Corporation

,

Guaranteed Investment Contract

,

General Securities Representative Examination

,

G-7

,

General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade

,

G-8

,

Growing equity mortgage

,

Gilt-edged

,

Gather in the stops

,

Hart-Scott-Rodino Act of 1976

,

Hit the bid

,

House call

,

House of issue

,

Holder in due course

,

Hang out loan

,

High credit

,

Home equity

,

Home Equity Conversion Mortgage

,

Home equity debt

,

Home equity line of credit

,

Home equity loan

,

HUD-1 statement

,

Hope credit

,

Hammering the market

,

Held at the opening

,

Holding the market

,

Imputed value

,

Investment flows

,

In escrow

,

International Securities Identification Number

,

Intrinsic value

,

Investment bill

,

Investment-grade bond

,

Investment letter

,

Investment security

,

Investment value

,

Independent broker

,

In-house

,

Introducing broker

,

Investment Advisor Act of 1940

,

Investment bank

,

Investment banker

,

Investment Bankers Association

,

Investment banking

,

Investment banking group

,

Investment Company Act of 1940

,

In line

,

Investment multiplier

,

Insurance broker

,

Insider Trading sanctions Act of 1984

,

Internal Rate of Return

,

Indication of interest

,

In intestacy

,

Impaired credit

,

Indexed loan

,

Installment loan

,

Interest-only loan

,

In play

,

In-process research and development

,

Investment company

,

Investment fund

,

Investment objective

,

Investment policy

,

Investment trust

,

I/O strip

,

Investment property

,

In-service withdrawal

,

Investment philosophy

,

Imbalance of orders

,

In and out

,

In sympathy

,

In the tank

,

Jumping the gun

,

Jumbo loan

,

Junior equity

,

Last In First Out

,

Liquidation value

,

Lender of last resort

,

Law of one price

,

Lending at a rate

,

Limit-on-close order

,

Long Market Value

,

Lawful money

,

Law of demand

,

Law of supply

,

Loose credit

,

Loan stock

,

Long-Term Equity Anticipation Securities

,

Letter of comment

,

Line of credit

,

Loan

,

Loan note

,

Loan schedule

,

Loan sharking

,

Loan-to-cost

,

Loan-to-value

,

Loan value

,

Loan-value ratio

,

Lock-in

,

Lease-purchase agreement

,

Leading the market

,

Lifetime learning credit

,

Locked in

,

Long-term gain or loss

,

Level I quotes

,

Money center bank

,

Money order

,

Maturity value

,

Minus yield

,

Municipal investment trust

,

Maintenance call

,

Make a market

,

Margin

,

Margin account

,

Margin agreement

,

Margin buying

,

Margin call

,

Margin loan

,

Margin rate

,

Market on close order

,

Mark-to-market

,

Money management

,

Medium of exchange

,

Money

,

Marginal propensity to consume

,

Money at call

,

Money factor

,

Morning loan

,

Mortgage broker

,

Management buyin

,

Marketable securities

,

Market-value weighted index

,

Minus tick

,

Money flow

,

Net book value

,

Net interest margin

,

Net investment

,

Net margin

,

Net operating margin

,

Net profit margin

,

National Credit Union Administration

,

Near money

,

Negotiable certificate of deposit

,

Negotiable Order of Withdrawal

,

Notice of Sale

,

National Association of Securities Dealers

,

National Association of Securities Dealers Automated Quotations system

,

National Securities Clearing Corporation

,

National Securities Trade Association

,

Non-equity option

,

Net Asset Value

,

Negative equity

,

Non-conforming loan

,

Non-revolving credit card

,

Note loan

,

Notice of Default

,

Notional principal amount

,

Naked call

,

National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts

,

Non-investment property

,

Nominal value

,

Off the books

,

One time charge

,

Operating margin

,

Office of Thrift Supervision

,

Out-of-favor

,

Over-the-Counter

,

On-floor order

,

Online broker

,

On margin

,

Or better

,

Outside broker

,

Operating profit margin

,

One-share one-vote rule

,

Opinion of title

,

On account

,

On-the-spot loan

,

Open-end credit

,

Owe

,

Option margin

,

Out of the money

,

On-balance volume

,

Odd lot buy/sell ratio

,

On close

,

One man picture

,

On open

,

On the opening

,

Open trade equity

,

Pooling of interests

,

Pre-tax profit margin

,

Profit margin

,

Paper dealer

,

Payment-in-kind security

,

Premium over bond value

,

Premium over conversion value

,

Price Value of a Basis Point

,

Provisional call feature

,

Purchase

,

Payment for order flow

,

Primary Dealer

,

Prime broker

,

Public Securities Association

,

Purpose loan

,

P&L

,

Provision for income taxes

,

Policy loan

,

Power of Attorney

,

Partially amortized loan

,

Participation loan

,

Piggyback loan

,

Principal amount

,

Prioritization of debt

,

Purchase-money mortgage

,

Private Market Value

,

Privilege dealer

,

Protective put buying

,

Purchase agreement

,

Paid-in capital

,

Paid-in surplus

,

Private Investment in Public Equity

,

Public equity

,

Preservation of capital

,

Painting the tape

,

Put/call ratio

,

Private equity

,

Replacement value

,

Residual value

,

Return of capital

,

Return on Capital

,

Return on Invested Capital

,

Return on Total Assets

,

Revolving collateral

,

Regulation Q

,

Required reserves

,

Real Estate Mortgage Investment Conduit

,

Reading the tape

,

Regulation D

,

Regulation G

,

Regulation T

,

Regulation U

,

Round of funding

,

Rule 15c3-1

,

Rules of Fair Practice

,

Rate of exchange

,

Reciprocal of European terms

,

Regulated investment company

,

Red herring

,

Regulation A

,

Right of first refusal

,

Right of rescission

,

Right to Know

,

Recourse loan

,

Rescheduled loan

,

Revolving line of credit

,

Right of recourse

,

Rule of 78

,

Real estate broker

,

Right of redemption

,

Required Minimum Distribution

,

Retirement Equity Act of 1984

,

Return on Capital Employed

,

Rate of return

,

Real rate of return

,

Salvage value

,

SEC filing

,

SG&A

,

Savings and Loan

,

Sight letter of credit

,

S&L

,

SEC

,

Securities and Exchange Commission

,

Straight value

,

Student Loan Marketing Association

,

SEC fee

,

Securities analyst

,

Securities Industry Association

,

Securities Investor Protection Corporation

,

Securities loan

,

Segregation of securities

,

Sell the book

,

Stock loan

,

Street broker

,

Standard of living

,

Series 3

,

Second-to-die insurance

,

Surrender value

,

Statute of Limitations

,

Statutory investment

,

Satisfaction of debt

,

Secured credit card

,

Secured loan

,

Securities lending

,

Security loan

,

Signature loan

,

Single-payment loan

,

Soft loan

,

Stafford loan

,

Standby loan commitment

,

Swing loan

,

Staggered board of directors

,

Systematic investment plan

,

Selling the spread

,

Short market value

,

Savings Incentive Match Plan for Employees

,

Shareholder value

,

Selling short against the box

,

Shorting against the box

,

Short purchase

,

S Corporation

,

Short-term gain or loss

,

Sin tax

,

Subchapter M

,

Subchapter S Corporation

,

Schedule C

,

Securities Act of 1933

,

Securities Acts Amendments of 1975

,

Securities Exchange Act of 1934

,

Securities fraud

,

Seek a market

,

Smart money

,

S&P phenomenon

,

T-Bill

,

Term to maturity

,

Take a position

,

Trailing P/E

,

Tight money

,

Tenancy by the entirety

,

Term loan

,

Truth in Lending

,

Theoretical value

,

Tenancy at will

,

The Street

,

Timing the market

,

Taxpayer Relief Act of 1997

,

Tax Reform Act of 1986

,

Tax Reform Act of 1993

,

Take a bath

,

U.S. Government Agency Security

,

U.S. Savings Bond

,

U.S. Treasury

,

U.S. Treasury Bill

,

U.S. Treasury Bond

,

U.S. Treasury Note

,

U.S. Treasury Securities

,

Uniform Securities Act

,

Unsecured loan

,

Uncovered call

,

UIT

,

Unit Investment Trust

,

Unified Tax Credit

,

Unit of trade

,

Unit of trading

,

Variation margin

,

Value stock

,

Value averaging

,

Value investing

,

Value Added Tax

,

Written-down value

,

Waiver of premium

,

Working capital loan

,

Wraparound loan

,

W-2 Form

,

W formation

,

When, as, and if issued

,

Wilshire 5000 Equity Index

,

X or XD

,

Year-To-Date

,

Yield to call

,

Yield to maturity

,

Yield to worst

,

Y shares

,

Zero-investment portfolio

,

Zero-minus tick


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