What is Initial Margin? Kimberly January 23, 2019 03:27 Updated Follow Initial margin is the amount of collateral required to open a position for leverage trading. Initial Margin = Order Value / Leverage For more details, please click here for the reference. Related articles Initial Margin What is Used Margin? What is Maintenance Margin? What are the trading fees like on Bybit? How to calculate unrealized P&L% and does increasing leverage also increases my profits? Comments 0 comments Please sign in to leave a comment.