You know Silverthorn, I think that you pegged the leverage difference, as my systems are mostly grid based, if there ever is a margin call, it will close slowly, with my oldest trades closing first then it will quit closing trades if the price moves the right direction. With that being the case I may not need as much marginal reserve, but for me it is like taxes. I'll pay it when I have to. I would rather send in a check to make up the difference rather than to let someone else hold back my money for me. But that's just me.
But I wanted to thank you for bringing up this topic as there is a lot of confusion in the ranks about what Leverage actually means in forex.
Silverthorn; I need some help on a new project that I have in mind. It can help promote all of us traders and our services to the public, in fact it could actually change the world like the internet did. Before we break it open to everyone else maybe we could get together and talk real time. I'm on New York time, anyone else want to work with me on a project to change the world, please let me know.
PS, I only said it could happen, no guarantees.
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