Margin requirementA performance bond paid upon purchase of a futures contract that protects the exchange clearinghouse from loss.
Listing requirementsListing requirements
Requirements, including minimum shares outstanding, market value, and income, that are laid down by an exchange for any stock to be listed for trading.
Capital requirementsCapital requirements
Financing required for the operation of a business, composed of long-term and working capital plus fixed assets.
Offset requirementOffset requirement
As a condition for importing into a country, a requirment that foreign exporters purchase domestic products and/or invest in the importing country.
Content requirementContent requirement
See domestic content requirement.
Initial margin requirementInitial margin requirement
When buying securities on margin, the proportion of the total market value of the securities that the investor must pay for in cash. The Security Exchange Act of 1934 gives the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve the responsibility to set initial margin requirements, but individual brokerage firms are free to set higher requirements. In futures contracts, initial margin requirements are set by the exchange.
Further SuggestionsRequirement Indicator Matrix
Materials requirement planning
Advance deposit requirement
Public Sector Net Cash Requirement
Public Sector Borrowing Requirement
Domestic content requirement
Net capital requirement
Unit labor requirement
Margin requirement (options)
Export performance requirement
Local content requirement
minimum funding requirement
Sinking fund requirement