The minimum Dealer Member inventory margin and client account margin requirements for government mortgage‑backed securities are as follows:
Minimum margin requirement expressed as a percentage of market value
Security backed by mortgages and guaranteed as to timely payment of principal and interest by an issuer or its agent
Where the guarantor qualifies:
- under subsection 5210(1) as a government debt issuer, 1.25 times the applicable rate set out in subsection 5210(1), or
- under subsection 5214(1) as another non‑commercial debt issuer, 1.25 times the applicable rate set out in subsection 5214(1).