Also referred to as "excess equity."
For example, if you have $1,000 cash in a margin account and the maximum margin rate is 50%, then your total buying power is $2,000. For a non-margin account, the buying power is equal to the amount of cash in the account.
Investment dictionary. Academic. 2012.
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