Can I hold futures positions even after the expiry of the contract?
Yes, this is possible if the investor chooses to roll over his/her futures positions.
How to roll over a contract during physical settlement?
Rollover is nothing but switching the near-month expiry contract with the next month's expiry contracts on the expiry day. In simple words, It means to exit from the near month expiry contract and take a new position in next month's expiry contract. ...
What is a futures contract?
A futures contract is an agreement between two parties to buy or sell an asset (Stocks, Indices, Currencies or Commodities) at a certain time in the future for a certain price. To make trading possible, the exchange specifies certain standardized ...
How is futures trading different from margin trading?
In a margin transaction, the positions are squared off the very same day whereas, in futures trading, the positions can be held until the expiry of the contract. In an intraday margin transaction, the investor has the option of converting his ...
Can I carry forward Intraday Futures positions?
Yes, you can carry forward the Intraday futures position to overnight carry forward position simply by clicking on "Convert" option under 'Positions' Tab in the Dashboard and there is no additional margin required as the intraday margin is same as ...
Do I get additional leverage for Intraday Futures positions?
Earlier, brokerages were allowed to provide additional margins to clients to take intraday futures positions with lesser margins than the carry forward futures transactions. However, with the implementation of peak margin, such facilities were ...