variation margin

Definition

Additional margin required to bring an account up to the required level due to market fluctuations.

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The variation margin was an additional margin that we needed to factor in to our actions, because it was important.

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You should do your best to always react to any variation margin and be the one that strikes first when it is needed.

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The variation margin was insubstantial but still existed so we sent our broker the funds to bring our account back to good standing.

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