Zerodha is among select few brokerages to not levy the additional 5% special margin and hence has the lowest margin(NRML) requirement for trading futures for overnight/positional.

Commodity margin (PDF) Last updated: 19 Sep 2018

# Commodity Lot size Price NRML Margin MIS Margin
1 ALUMINI 1 MT 145.8 9374 4687 Calculate
2 ALUMINIUM 5 MT 145.8 47093 23546 Calculate
3 BRASSPHY 1 MT 365 18250 N/A Calculate
4 CARDAMOM 100 KGS 1402.1 17217 N/A Calculate
5 CASTORSEED 110 MT 4610 230500 115250 Calculate
6 COPPER 1 MT 442 32177 16088 Calculate
7 COPPERM 250 KGS 442.1 8046 4023 Calculate
8 COTTON 25 BALES 22440 28050 N/A Calculate
9 CPO 10 MT 594.9 29745 N/A Calculate
10 CRUDEOIL 100 BBL 5057 44501 22250 Calculate
11 CRUDEOILM 10 BBL 5059 4416 2208 Calculate
12 GOLD 1 KGS 30793 153965 76982 Calculate
13 GOLDGUINEA 8 GRMS 24440 1222 611 Calculate
14 GOLDM 100 GRMS 30811 15405 7702 Calculate
15 GOLDPETAL 1 GRMS 3079 153 76 Calculate
16 LEAD 5 MT 150.05 63246 31623 Calculate
17 LEADMINI 1 MT 150.1 12323 6161 Calculate
18 MENTHAOIL 360 KGS 1691.7 76248 N/A Calculate
19 NATURALGAS 1250 MMBTU 211.7 21672 10836 Calculate
20 NICKEL 250 KGS 898.1 17647 8823 Calculate
21 NICKELM 100 KGS 898 7085 3542 Calculate
22 PEPPER 1 MT 38500 19250 N/A Calculate
23 RBDPMOLEIN 10 MT 665 33250 N/A Calculate
24 RUBBER 1 12770 736 368 Calculate
25 SILVER 30 KGS 37438 56157 28078 Calculate
26 SILVERM 5 KGS 37474 9368 4684 Calculate
27 SILVERMIC 1 KGS 37474 1873 936 Calculate
28 ZINC 5 MT 171.85 75270 37635 Calculate
29 ZINCMINI 1 MT 171.85 15225 7612 Calculate
Product type Name Used for
NRML Normal Overnight/positional or intraday trade futures using NRML with margins mentioned below. Once a position taken as NRML, it can be held till the expiry provided the requesite NRML margin present in the trading account.
MIS Margin Intraday Square off Intraday trade using MIS for additional leverage(50% of NRML margin) from 10am to until 25 minutes before market closing when all MIS positions get squared off.
CO Cover Order Please use the Bracket Order & Cover Order calculator for CO calculations
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