ICM Brokers Margin Requirement 2020

OTC Index Futures Margin Requirement

ICM Brokers offers different margin requirement for OTC Index 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:

Prime Account


Open Lots Margin Requirement
0.1 - 49.9 1,000 $
50 - 99.9 2,000 $
100 + 4,000 $


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

Example: the following example applies for multiple positions opened for OTC CAC, an account has 150 sell lots on CAC wants to buy 70 lots on CAC the margin requirement will be calculated as the following: