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How can I get symbol's margin percentage?

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Xiangdong Guo
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Xiangdong Guo  
MQL4/5 adds new "symbol margin percentage" property, but how can I get this value?
Vladimir Karputov
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Vladimir Karputov  
Xiangdong Guo:
MQL4/5 adds new "symbol margin percentage" property, but how can I get this value?

Use

SymbolInfoDouble

SymbolInfoDouble Returns the corresponding property of a specified symbol. There are 2 variants of the function. 1. Immediately returns the property value. double SymbolInfoDouble ( string name, // symbol ENUM_SYMBOL_INFO_DOUBLE prop_id // identifier of the property ); 2. Returns true or false depending on whether a function is successfully performed. In case of success, the value of the property is placed into a recipient variable, passed by reference by the last parameter. bool SymbolInfoDouble ( string name, // symbol ENUM_SYMBOL_INFO_DOUBLE prop_id, // identifier of the property double& double_var // here we accept the property value ); Parameters name [in] Symbol name. prop_id [in] Identifier of a symbol property. The value can be one of the values of the ENUM_SYMBOL_INFO_DOUBLE enumeration. double_var [out] Variable of double type receiving the value of the requested property. Return Value The value of double type. In case of execution failure, information about the error can...

Documentation | 2015.12.03 11:38

Xiangdong Guo
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Xiangdong Guo  
Karputov Vladimir:

Use

Thanks for your reply.

But actually, I didn't find SYMBOL_MARGIN_PERCENTAGE enum.

Vladimir Karputov
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Vladimir Karputov  
Xiangdong Guo:
MQL4/5 adds new "symbol margin percentage" property, but how can I get this value?
No such property. The margin is calculated in money, not as a percentage.
Xiangdong Guo
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Xiangdong Guo  
Karputov Vladimir:
No such property. The margin is calculated in money, not as a percentage.

Looks like you miss the new property of symbol.

Please open Market Watch -> Right click forex symbol -> Specification, then you will find "Margin percentage".

 

Vladimir Karputov
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Vladimir Karputov  
Xiangdong Guo:

Looks like you miss the new property of symbol.

Please open Market Watch -> Right click forex symbol -> Specification, then you will find "Margin percentage".

 

I do not know where you got this picture. In MetaTrader 5 has no such options :)
Mohammad Soubra
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Mohammad Soubra  
Vladimir Karputov:
I do not know where you got this picture. In MetaTrader 5 has no such options :)
It is in MT4
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