See the potential margin impact for an order using the Check Margin feature.
To preview margin impact
You can get to the Preview Margin page several ways:
- From within the Order Entry panel or any trading tool, click the Advanced icon and then select Margin (in the case of option orders, the button is labeled Performance/Margin.)
- From an order line in Classic TWS, use the right-click menu and select Check Margin.
View the order details before you transmit, including commissions, margin impact and the order description.