Here's a drill-down on this:


Segment Carry Forward Margin (Product type NRML)
Equity Cash 4X for the F&O Scrips, 2X for Scrips where the VAR margin < =20%, and 1X for scrips where the VAR margin > 20%
Equity Futures SPAN + MTM Margin (Exposure margin)*
Currency Futures

SPAN + MTM Margin (Exposure margin)*

Commodity Futures

SPAN + MTM Margin (Exposure margin)*

* SPAN and MTM as levied by the exchange


Do check our commodity margin and span margin calculators