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ICICI VS Karvy | Compare Brokerage charges, Trading platform, Demat Account, Margin & Reviews

Background Services
Type of Broker Full Service Full Service
Founded 2000 1983
Active Clients 8,43,975 2,66,287
Product Offered Equity Spot, Futures & Options in Equity, Currency and Commodity, Mutual Funds, Bonds. Equity Spot, Futures & Options in Equity, Currency and Commodity, Mutual Funds, Bonds, Fixed Deposits.
Depository NSDL & CDSL NSDL & CDSL
Advisory / Research tips
Advisory Yes Yes
Charges
Account Opening Charges
Trading Account Rs. 975 Rs. 650
Demat Account Rs. 975 Rs. 650
Commodity Account Rs. 0 Rs. 0
Annual Maintenance Charges
Trading Account After first year 700 + GST After first year Rs. 500
Demat Account After first year 700 + GST After first year Rs. 500
Commodity Account Rs. 0 Rs. 0
Brokerage Charges
Equity Delivery Rs. 25 or 2.5 % whichever is lower 2.5% on turnover
Equity Intraday Rs. 15 or 2.5% whichever is lower 0.25% on turnover
Equity Futures 0.05% on turnover 0.25% on turnover
Currency Futures Rs. 10 per lot 0.25% on turnover
Commodity Futures Rs. 0 0.25% on turnover
Equity Options Rs. 50 per order 0.25% on turnover
Currency Options Rs. 10 per lot 0.25% on turnover
Commodity Options Rs. 0 0.25% on turnover
Technology
Trading Platform Trade Racer. Karvy Nest.
Features
Shortcut Keys No Yes
Heat Map No Yes
Charting No Yes
Intraday Data (Days) - Daily
EOD Data (Days) - Daily
Leverages
Equity Delivery 8x on turnover 2x on turnover
Intraday
Equity Spot 25x on turnover 10x on turnover
Equity Futures and Options 4x on ESM 5x on ESM
Currency Futures and Options 2x on ESM 5x on ESM
Commodity Futures and Options 2.5x on ESM 5x on ESM
Intraday with BO & CO
Equity Spot 28x on turnover 25x on turnover
Equity Futures and Options 7x on ESM 25x on ESM
Currency Futures and Options No leverage 25x on ESM
Commodity Futures and Options No leverage 25x on ESM
Customer Support
Phone Yes Yes
Email Yes Yes
Transaction Alerts Yes No
Live Chat No Yes
Relationship Manager Yes Yes




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