Regulation T

Definition:

Federal Reserve Board regulation that deals with grantingcredit to customers by securities brokers, dealers, and exchange member as far as initial margin requirements and securities that are covered under the rules.

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Minimum maintenance

The lowest required equity level that must be held with a broker in a margin account. See: margin call.

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