About loss-cut risks

In margin trading or AirFX, leverage can be expected high return in proportion to magnification you set, but it also has high risk on the other hand.
In high volatility which has rapid price movement of market, if the price moves to opposite side to the position you hold, the loss can't bear the amount of margin, and there is a risk for Loss-cut in some cases.

相場急変で証拠金を割り込む価格変動があった場合

※What is Loss-cut

It is the system for forcible settlement of that subject position to prevent expanding additional loss if the margin rate falls below 30%.
Besides, there is no margin call even in the case that occurs the loss exceeding the amount of margin depending on board situation. However, if your account balance (on a Japanese Yen basis) becomes negative due to loss, you will be needed to make your balance positive by depositing JPY or selling other cryptocurrency to do another trading or withdrawing.

※What is additional collateral required of margin

As a general, if the margin rate falls below prescribed level due to rapid market movement, it is required to deposit additional collateral to maintain margin above the prescribed level.
On the ther hand, in Zaif Exchange, as it is described in above「What is Loss-cut」, even in the case that your account balance (on a Japanese Yen basis) becomes negative at the time of settlement, there is not required to deposit additional collateral (It is called "No need for a margin call") to make your balance positive. However, you will be needed to make your balance positive by depositing JPY or selling other cryptocurrency to do another trading or withdrawing.

About margin trading - additional collateral required of margin

High leverage trade and Loss-cut Risk

The difference of loss-cut between Margin trading and AirFX

About the probability that your account balance will be negative by margin trading is as the above「※What is Loss-cut」, but in AirFX, we are introducing the system that does not occur margin call for all user.

信用取引の場合
EPSの場合

If there is position that has probability which occurs the loss exceeding the amount of margin, it may have forcible settlement from other position that has latent gain opposing to that position. This is called EPS(Early Profit Settlement). When you consider high leverage trading, please also consider including whether you use margin trading or AirFX.

About EPS

What is Zaif Margin trading?
About AirFX

Please refer to the Term of Use about "Transactions" on the premise of margin trading and AirFX
※Zaif Exchange Term of Use - Article 9 Transactions

Compared to other risk assets, cryptocurrency has especially high volatility, so please pay careful attention for your position management, and please keep in mind to trade within surplus fund.