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Overall 3.5 3.5
Brokerage Charges 3.0 2.5
Platforms & Tools 3.0 4.0
Customer Service 4.0 3.5
Year of Incorporation 2000 2000
Website www.sharekhan.com http://www.icicidirect.com
Demat NSDL & CDSL NSDL & CDSL
Exchange Enabled NSE, BSE, MCX-SX, MCX & NCDEX NSE & BSE
Active Clients 2016 342592 591504
Active Clients 2015 335843 560438
Active Clients 2014 350509 594714
Equity Delivery 0.3% - Negotiable 0.25%- Negotiable
Equity Intraday 0.03% - Negotiable 0.05%- Negotiable
Equity Futures 0.03% of Turnover - Negotiable 0.05% of Turnover for Overnight & Intraday only one side- Negotiable
Equity Options Rs 50/lot - Negotiable Rs 95/lot for Overnight & Rs 25/lot for Intraday - Negotiable
Currency Futures 0.03% of Turnover - Negotiable 0.05% of Turnover for Overnight & Intraday only one side- Negotiable
Currency Options Rs 20/lot- Negotiable Rs 95/lot for Overnight & Rs 25/lot for Intraday - Negotiable
Commodities 0.03% of Turnover- Negotiable NA
Trading Only Rs 750 (Classic Account), Rs 1000 (Trade Tiger Account) NA
Trading & Demat Rs 500 which will be adjusted with brokerage Rs 975 for 3 in 1 Account
Commodity Nil NA
Software Yes Yes
Web/HTML5 Yes Yes
Android Apps Yes Yes
IOS Apps Yes Yes
Intraday 30 Days 20 Days
End of Day 10 Years 10 years
Coding No
Indicators Yes Yes
Online Trade Reports Yes Yes
Online PNL Reports Yes Yes
Online Contract Notes Yes Yes
Tax Ready Yes Yes
Equity Intraday Upto 10 Times Upto 25 times
Equity Delivery Upto 5 Times (Interest charged) Upto 5 times @interest
Equity Options No Leverage Not for buying but upto 2 times for shorting
Equity Features Upto 2 times for Intraday Upto 4 times for intraday
Currency Futures No Leverage NA
Currency Options No Leverage NA
Commodities Upto 2 times for Intraday NA
Equity 0.00325% of Turnover 0.00325% of Turnover
Equity Futures 0.0021% of Turnover 0.0019% of Turnover
Equity Options 0.055% of Premium Turnover 0.05% of Turnover
AMC Charges Rs 400/year Rs 450/Year
DP Charges Rs 30 or 0.03% whichever is higher Rs 25/Transaction or 0.05% whichever higher
Commodities 0.0027% of Turnover NA
Broker Assisted trades Nil Nil
Research & Tips Yes Yes
Brokerage Calculator No No
Margin Calculator No No
Braket Orders Yes No
Training & Education Yes Yes