Margin & Leverage

Will I receive a "Margin Call" SMS/Email and What is it?
At this moment, the margin statement email is sent where you can check margin shortfall in your futures and/or options position, the next day early in the m...
Wed, 3 Nov, 2021 at 4:42 PM
Why am I not able to see the F&O Contract for a particular scrip?
The Futures & Options (F&O) contracts are available only for a subset of the listed securities on the exchange. You can find the complete list here....
Wed, 3 Nov, 2021 at 4:33 PM
What is Dhan's policy on the physical settlement ?
For Equity Derivatives : In case of Stock Future contracts on Expiry day, only intraday trading will be allowed. No fresh carry-forward position will be all...
Tue, 8 Aug, 2023 at 6:50 PM
How do I check my overall margin allocation on Dhan
You can find the margin allocation in the Money section present on the Dhan App or Dhan login from web portal.
Tue, 21 Sep, 2021 at 12:12 PM
Can I use the Options premium received to open new F&O positions?
When you enter new write/short options, the proceeds or credit of option premium can be used against only new long/buy option trades on the same trading day...
Wed, 3 Nov, 2021 at 4:34 PM
Why is a higher than usual margin blocked for my F&O trades close to expiry?
Our Margin requirements are the same as defined by the exchange. As per the exchange requirements, for ITM Long Option positions the margin increases every ...
Wed, 3 Nov, 2021 at 4:35 PM
When is settlement for F&O trade done?
The settlement cycle for F&O segment is T+1 days. The Profit or Loss is updated to the ledger by EOD and can be used/withdrawn on the next trading day.
Mon, 20 Jun, 2022 at 4:29 PM
Why I am receiving an SMS for the allocation of the cash component. What does it mean?
As per the SEBI guidelines the clearing corporation (NSE) sends emails and SMS to clients regarding the segment-wise allocation of funds done by the Clearin...
Fri, 17 Feb, 2023 at 12:48 PM
My fund balance is showing negative. What could be the reason ?
Your account or fund balance can be negative in the following cases: Daily trading positions have been marked to market losses. Other charges may be due ...
Tue, 21 May, 2024 at 11:56 AM
What does Fund shortage in the Money tab show?
Fund shortage may not necessarily mean there are insufficient funds in your account. This provides you with an exact calculation based on the orders you hav...
Wed, 29 Jun, 2022 at 10:47 AM