What is a Margin Call? Client Service Team July 29, 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, AxiTrader 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? Will I be warned if I have low margin? Do you make Margin Calls?