Investors looking to get exposed to cryptocurrencies will sometimes mistakenly focus all their energy on Bitcoin, at the expense of the major altcoins, including Ethereum. Ethereum is an alternative to Bitcoin but it is also a lot more. ...
What are margin utilization, a margin call, and a forced sale?
A leveraged investment allows you to buy a financial product by immobilizing only a percentage of its value (the margin). The additional cash needed to buy the position is given by Flowbank. An overnight financing fee is charged (for each ...
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