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For FX currency pairs
Required Margin = Notional value * Trading Volume/ Leverage
Example: 1 lot EUR/USD at 1:500 Leverage: 100,000 EUR * 1/ 500 = 200 EUR
For Precious Metals
Required Margin = Volume * Contract Size * Open Price / Leverage
Example: 1 lot XAUUSD: 1 * 100 * 1,263.14 / 500 = $252.63
For Stocks/Equity CFDs
Required Margin = Volume * Contract Size * Open Price * Margin %
Example: 1 lot AAPL: 1 * 100 * 42.96 * 0.04 = $171.84
Calculation of Margin Level
Margin Level = Equity/Margin Used x 100
You can also calculate your margin level using their Margin Calculator.