Comment on Zerodha - Margin Policies

Nithin Kamath commented on 28 Nov 2013, 12:48 PM

Renjith,

Firstly I hope you are using our SPAN tool for calculating option writing margin, here is a blog on how to use it.

When you write options since the risk is unlimited a margin is blocked and similar to futures this is marked to market and hence need keep your margin requirement updated daily. So if the position starts going against you, you would have to ensure that the minimum required margins are present.

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