We have revised our System Square-off timings for Nifty and Bank Nifty on our Intraday F&O Products. The new timing for System Square-off on Index F&O Contracts is 3:25 PM.
This is to inform you that we have optimized our margin requirements wherein you would be required to pay lower margins within the SEBI specified margin framework. Please see below the primary changes:
1. Reduced Margin Requirement:
From March 1, 2021 we shall be charging only the SPAN + Exposure margin and thus decreasing the total margin required for F&O Contracts from what we currently charge. Please find below examples of the same:
2. Advanced Strategies to Decrease Margins
To further decrease your total margin required, you can also make use of Advanced Strategies in F&O trading. Here we have showcased some strategies with margin comparison:
Note - The Hedged margin benefit is applicable only in SPAN. To learn how to activate SPAN Margin Click here
Please note that you would have to maintain minimum margin requirement in your trading account at all times while holding open positions in Equity Derivatives. In case of any shortfall in the margin required, please allocate necessary funds through cash or shares pledging to maintain the required margin amount for your position.
As per the SEBI mandated norms, in case of insufficient margin on overnight positions in Equity Derivatives, applicable penalty shall be levied. To read more on penalties, click here