Comparison –  5paisa.com Vs Zerodha

5 Paisa Zerodha
Year of Incorporation 2015 2010
Exchanges enabled NSE, BSE, MCX-SX NSE, BSE, MCX-SX, MCX, & NCDEX
Demat (NSDL/CDSL) CDSL CDSL
Brokerages
Equity 10 Rs Per executed order 0 (free) for equity delivery & Rs 20/executed order or 0.01% (intraday)
Equity Futures 10 Rs Per executed order Rs 20/executed order or 0.01% whichever is lower
Equity Options 10 Rs Per executed order Rs 20/executed order or 0.01% whichever is lower
Currency Futures 10 Rs Per executed order Rs 20/executed order or 0.01% whichever is lower
Currency Options 10 Rs Per executed order Rs 20/executed order or 0.01% whichever is lower
Commodity 10 Rs Per executed order Rs 20/executed order or 0.01% whichever is lower
Account opening charges
Trading and Demat Rs 750 Rs 300 if couriered & Rs 200 if you print the form
Only Trading NA Rs 200 if couriered & Rs 100 if you print the form
Commodity NA Rs 300 if couriered & Rs 200 if you print the form
Trading Tools
Platforms Mobile/ web/ desktop Mobile/ web/ desktop
Charting 22 days on NEST 365 days on Zerodha Pi
Margins & Leverage Provided
Equity Upto 15 Times for Intraday & 5 Times for Delivery(Interest charged) Upto 20 times intraday, 0 for Delivery
Equity Futures 2 Times for Intraday Upto 7 times intraday leverage
Equity Options 2 Times for Intraday Buying no leverage, Shorting upto 7 times leverage intrdaday
Currency Futures 2 Times for Intraday 2 times intraday leverage
Currency Options 2 Times for Intraday Buying no leverage, Shorting upto 2 times intraday leverage
Commodity 2 Times for Intraday 2.5 times intraday leverage
Serviceable
3 in 1 Account No NO
Instant Fund withdrawal No No
Instant Fund Transfer YES YES
Relationship Managers No No