# Example of Used Indices Trading Margin and Free Indices Trading Margin on MT4

## What is Used Indices Trading Margin and Free Indices Trading Margin on MetaTrader 4?

The example explained and illustrated below, the set stock indices leverage is 100:1, the margin which is 1% is $2683.07, therefore the total amount controlled by the indices trader is: $268,307 - this is because with this gearing the indices trader has used little of his money and borrowed the rest, with this set at 100:1, the indices trader is using 1 % of their capital, this 1% is $2683.07, if 1% is $2683.07 then 100% is $268,307

**Used Indices Trading Margin and Free Indices Trading Margin in Indices Trading**