What is a Margin Call? Client Service Team 29 July 2021 02:23 Updated If you don’t have enough funds in your account to cover a potential loss, your trade may be placed into “Margin Call”. If this happens, Axi is able to close your positions in order to minimise risk for both parties. Related articles What’s the difference between Initial Margin, Variation Margin and Total Margin? What if my account balance falls below my margin requirement? Can I lose more money than I have in my account? How is the Compensation Fund financed? Do you make Margin Calls?