Comparison –  5paisa.com Vs ICICI Direct

5 Paisa ICICI Direct
Year of Incorporation 2015 2000
Exchanges enabled NSE, BSE, MCX-SX NSE & BSE
Demat (NSDL/CDSL) CDSL NSDL & CDSL
Brokerages
Equity 10 Rs Per executed order Equity Intraday 0.05% & Delivery 0.25%- Negotiable
Equity Futures 10 Rs Per executed order 0.05% of Turnover for Overnight & Intraday only one side- Negotiable
Equity Options 10 Rs Per executed order Rs 95/lot for Overnight & Rs 25/lot for Intraday – Negotiable
Currency Futures 10 Rs Per executed order 0.05% of Turnover for Overnight & Intraday only one side- Negotiable
Currency Options 10 Rs Per executed order Rs 95/lot for Overnight & Rs 25/lot for Intraday – Negotiable
Commodity 10 Rs Per executed order NA
Account opening charges
Trading and Demat Rs 750 Rs 975 for 3 in 1 Account
Only Trading NA NA
Commodity NA NA
Trading Tools
Platforms Mobile/ web/ desktop Mobile/ web/ desktop
Charting 22 days on NEST 20 Days
Margins & Leverage Provided
Equity Upto 15 Times for Intraday & 5 Times for Delivery(Interest charged) Intraday upto 25 times & Delivery upto 5 times for interest
Equity Futures 2 Times for Intraday Upto 4 times for intraday
Equity Options 2 Times for Intraday Not for buying but upto 2 times for shorting
Currency Futures 2 Times for Intraday NA
Currency Options 2 Times for Intraday NA
Commodity 2 Times for Intraday NA
Serviceable
3 in 1 Account No YES
Instant Fund withdrawal No YES
Instant Fund Transfer YES YES
Relationship Managers No YES