ICM Brokers Margin Requirement 2016

OTC Commodity Futures Margin Requirement

ICM Brokers offers different margin requirement for OTC Commodity
Futures based on the trading volume. As the trading volume increases
the margin requirement increases automatically on the traded positions.
The following table explains the margin requirement for each financial instrument:

SB
Open Lots Margin Requirement
0.1 - 99.9 1,000 $
100 + 2,000 $

• Please note that the Margin Requirement applies for the total net open positions.

Example: the following example applies for multiple positions opened for OTC Commodity Futures, an account has 100 sell lots on SB wants to buy 50 lots on SB the margin requirement will be calculated as the following:

100 (lots) Sell – 50 (lots) Buy = 50 (Total Net Positions) x 2,000 (Margin Required) = USD100,000 (Total Margin Required)