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Minimum maintenance

The minimum amount of equity which must be kept in a margin account as specified by the New York Stock Exchange, the National Association of Securities Dealers and brokerage firms.

Minimum maintenance

The lowest required equity level that must be held with a broker in a margin account. See: margin call.



Minimum maintenance

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