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Kotak

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ICICI Direct

Background Services
Type of Broker Full Service Full Service
Founded 1994 2000
Active Clients 4,37,822 8,43,975
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.
Depository NSDL & CDSL NSDL & CDSL
Advisory / Research tips
Advisory Yes Yes
Charges
Account Opening Charges
Trading Account Rs. 0 Rs. 975
Demat Account Rs. 0 Rs. 975
Commodity Account Rs. 0 Rs. 0
Annual Maintenance Charges
Trading Account Rs. 999 After first year 700 + GST
Demat Account Rs. 50 per month for Indian Resident & Rs. 75 per month for NRI After first year 700 + GST
Commodity Account Rs. 0 Rs. 0
Brokerage Charges
Equity Delivery 0.49% on turnover per order Rs. 25 or 2.5 % whichever is lower
Equity Intraday 0.49% on turnover per order Rs. 15 or 2.5% whichever is lower
Equity Futures 0.49% on turnover per order 0.05% on turnover
Currency Futures 0.49% on turnover per order Rs. 10 per lot
Commodity Futures 0.49% on turnover per order Rs. 0
Equity Options Rs. 300 per lot Rs. 50 per order
Currency Options Rs. 300 per lot Rs. 10 per lot
Commodity Options - Rs. 0
Technology
Trading Platform Keat Pro X. Trade Racer.
Features
Shortcut Keys Yes No
Heat Map No No
Charting No No
Intraday Data (Days) - -
EOD Data (Days) - -
Leverages
Equity Delivery No leverage 8x on turnover
Intraday
Equity Spot 15x on turnover 25x on turnover
Equity Futures and Options 5x on ESM 4x on ESM
Currency Futures and Options 2x on ESM 2x on ESM
Commodity Futures and Options 2x on ESM 2.5x on ESM
Intraday with BO & CO
Equity Spot No leverage 28x on turnover
Equity Futures and Options No leverage 7x on ESM
Currency Futures and Options No leverage No leverage
Commodity Futures and Options No leverage No leverage
Customer Support
Phone Yes Yes
Email Yes Yes
Transaction Alerts Yes Yes
Live Chat Yes No
Relationship Manager Yes Yes




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