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: 17 Oct 2017

# Commodity Lot size Price NRML Margin MIS Margin
1 ALUMINI 1 MT 137.05 8031 4015 Calculate
2 ALUMINIUM 5 MT 137.05 40155 20077 Calculate
3 CARDAMOM 100 KGS 1025.4 11453 N/A Calculate
4 CASTORSEED 10 MT 0 0 N/A Calculate
5 COPPER 1 MT 463.65 34773 17386 Calculate
6 COPPERM 250 KGS 463.7 8740 4370 Calculate
7 COTNOVDE17 1 0 0 N/A Calculate
8 COTOCTDE17 1 0 0 N/A Calculate
9 COTOCTNO17 1 0 0 N/A Calculate
10 COTTON 25 BALES 18680 26478 N/A Calculate
11 CPO 10 MT 537.4 26870 N/A Calculate
12 CPONOVDE17 1 0 0 N/A Calculate
13 CPOOCTDE17 1 0 0 N/A Calculate
14 CPOOCTNO17 1 0 0 N/A Calculate
15 CRDNOVDE17 1 0 0 N/A Calculate
16 CRDOCTDE17 1 0 0 N/A Calculate
17 CRDOCTNO17 1 0 0 N/A Calculate
18 CRMNOVDE17 1 0 0 N/A Calculate
19 CRMOCTDE17 1 0 0 N/A Calculate
20 CRMOCTNO17 1 0 0 N/A Calculate
21 CRUDEOIL 100 BBL 3363 28181 14090 Calculate
22 CRUDEOILM 10 BBL 3363 2835 1417 Calculate
23 GDMDECJA18 1 0 0 N/A Calculate
24 GDMNOVDE17 1 0 0 N/A Calculate
25 GDMNOVJA18 1 0 0 N/A Calculate
26 GLDDECAP18 1 0 0 N/A Calculate
27 GLDDECFE18 1 0 0 N/A Calculate
28 GLDFEBAP18 1 0 0 N/A Calculate
29 GOLD 1 KGS 1555.5 7777 3888 Calculate
30 GOLDGUINEA 8 GRMS 23936 1196 598 Calculate
31 GOLDM 100 GRMS 29808 14904 7452 Calculate
32 GOLDPETAL 1 GRMS 2974 148 74 Calculate
33 LEAD 5 MT 164.35 73135 36567 Calculate
34 LEADMINI 1 MT 164.35 13969 6984 Calculate
35 MENTHAOIL 360 KGS 1243.3 31913 N/A Calculate
36 NATURALGAS 1250 MMBTU 190.8 24279 12139 Calculate
37 NICKEL 250 KGS 765.5 20477 10238 Calculate
38 NICKELM 100 KGS 765.4 8143 4071 Calculate
39 NTGNOVDE17 1 0 0 N/A Calculate
40 NTGOCTDE17 1 0 0 N/A Calculate
41 NTGOCTNO17 1 0 0 N/A Calculate
42 PEPPER 1 MT 45000 22860 N/A Calculate
43 RBDPMOLEIN 10 MT 585 29250 N/A Calculate
44 SILVER 30 KGS 40341 60511 30255 Calculate
45 SILVER1000 1 KGS 40494 2259 1129 Calculate
46 SILVERM 5 KGS 40364 10091 5045 Calculate
47 SILVERMIC 1 KGS 40368 2018 1009 Calculate
48 SLMFEBAP18 1 0 0 N/A Calculate
49 SLMNOVAP18 1 0 0 N/A Calculate
50 SLMNOVFE18 1 0 0 N/A Calculate
51 SLVDECMA18 1 0 0 N/A Calculate
52 SLVDECMY18 1 0 0 N/A Calculate
53 SLVMARMY18 1 0 0 N/A Calculate
54 ZINC 5 MT 207.8 95899 47949 Calculate
55 ZINCMINI 1 MT 207.85 19101 9550 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(40% 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