Forex Margin Calculator

Convert and calculate foreign exchange to identify profit opportunities when buying and selling currency.

Forex Margin Calculator
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What is Forex?

Forex is the abbreviation for Foreign exchange and may be referred to as FX. Forex is the exchange of one currency for another (American Dollars into British Pounds for example) at an agreed exchange price on the over-the-counter (OTC) market. Forex is the world's most traded market, with an average turnover in excess of US$4 trillion per day. By investing huge sums of money, Forex investors turn pennies into millions of pounds on the whim of changes in currency value. This is one of the key reasons that emerging markets, GDP growth/shrink and economic changes are monitored so closely in the financial markets.

What is Forex Leverage?

Leverage is a common financial term which, in simple terms is the ration of company debt to company investment/shares. Leverage is sometimes referred to as Gearing.

In business terms, leverage can be described as The ability to influence a system/environment to multiply the output without increasing the input.

What is Forex Margin?

Forex Margin is the ratio between the actual trade investment (let's say 1000.00) and the actual deposit that the forex investor makes.

With a Forex Margin Ratio of 100:1 our Forex Investor would only need to deposit 10.00

Forex Conversion Rate Card

All exchange rates are updated daily. The Forex Conversion Rate Card displays Euros, American Dollars, British Pounds and Australian Dollars as default. The Forex rate Card shows a 1:1 Margin Ratio.

Country, Currency and Currency Code1 Euro =1 British Pound =1 American Dollar =1 Australian Dollar =
Euro Member Countries (Euro) EUR11.140.930.63
United States (Dollar) USD1.07171.2210.67
Japan (Yen) JPY140.77160.77131.3588.1
Bulgaria (Lev) BGN1.95582.231.821.22
Czech Republic (Koruna) CZK23.98827.422.3815.01
Denmark (Krone) DKK7.44508.56.954.66
United Kingdom (Pound) GBP0.8756010.820.55
Hungary (Forint) HUF399.21455.93372.5249.85
Poland (Zloty) PLN4.70455.374.392.94
Romania (New Leu) RON4.92335.624.593.08
Sweden (Krona) SEK11.156412.7410.416.98
Switzerland (Franc) CHF0.99281.130.930.62
Norway (Krone) NOK11.421013.0410.667.15
Turkey (Lira) TRY20.383823.2819.0212.76
Australia (Dollar) AUD1.59781.821.491
Brazil (Real) BRL5.61836.425.243.52
Canada (Dollar) CAD1.46691.681.370.92
China (Yuan Renminbi) CNY7.37398.426.884.62
Hong Kong (Dollar) HKD8.40389.67.845.26
Indonesia (Rupiah) IDR16453.3818790.9815352.610297.52
Israel (Shekel) ILS3.93594.53.672.46
India (Rupee) INR88.4900101.0682.5755.38
South Korea (Won) KRW1401.821600.981308.03877.34
Mexico (Peso) MXN20.300323.1818.9412.71
Malaysia (Ringgit) MYR4.80765.494.493.01
New Zealand (Dollar) NZD1.71061.951.61.07
Philippines (Peso) PHP58.28166.5654.3836.48
Singapore (Dollar) SGD1.43541.641.340.9
Thailand (Baht) THB36.51341.734.0722.85
South Africa (Rand) ZAR19.786122.618.4612.38

Forex: Supporting guides and articles

  • Forex Exchange Rate: Exchange rate is the price of one currency in another currency. Exchange rate is also known as the rate of exchange
  • Forex Currency Pair: When you deal in the forex market, you deal in currency pairs. You cannot buy an individual currency. Instead you buy units of currency pairs.
  • Forex Leverage: Forex leverage refers to investing in the forex market on a credit basis or by using debt.
  • Forex Market: Forex or the foreign exchange market is used by people for buying and selling of currencies. The forex market is also known as the currency market.
  • Forex Trading: Forex trading refers to the buying and selling of currencies to take advantage of the price movements and volatility of the forex market.
  • Forex Margin Call: Margin call is a call from your forex broker when your account balance goes below the maintenance margin.
  • Forex Margin Ratio: Forex Trading: Margin ratio is used for expressing the forex leverage in a ratio format.
  • Forex Margin Used: Margin used indicates the amount you have actually used in a Forex trade, excluding any leverage.
  • Forex Maintenance Margin: Maintenance margin refers to the minimum amount you need to maintain in your forex trading account.
  • Forex: Price Interest Points (PIPs): PIPs or Price Interest Points are commonly used by forex traders to indicate profits or losses.