Comparison –  Axis Direct Vs HDFC Securities

Axis Direct HDFC Securities
Year of Incorporation 2006 2002
Exchanges enabled NSE & BSE NSE & BSE
Demat (NSDL/CDSL) NSDL NSDL/CDSL
Brokerages
Equity 0.05% for Intraday, 0.5% of Delivery
0.5% for Delivery & 0.05% for Intraday – Negotiable
Equity Futures 0.05% of Turnover 0.05% on Turnover – Negotiable
Equity Options Rs 100/lot Rs 100/lot – Negotiable
Currency Futures 0.05% of Turnover Rs 23/lot – Negotiable
Currency Options Rs 100/lot Rs 23/lot – Negotiable
Commodity NA NA
Account opening charges
Trading and Demat Rs 900 Rs 999
Only Trading N/A
Commodity N/A
Trading Tools
Platforms Mobile/ web Mobile/ web
Charting 5 days on Web based 5 Days
Margins & Leverage Provided
Equity Upto 10 times for Intraday, 0 for Delivery
Upto 20 times for Intraday, Upto 2 times for Delivery @interest
Equity Futures No Leverage NA for Intraday
Equity Options No Leverage NA for Intraday
Currency Futures No Leverage NA for Intraday
Currency Options No Leverage NA for Intraday
Commodity NA NA for Intraday
Serviceable
3 in 1 Account YES YES
Instant Fund withdrawal YES YES
Instant Fund Transfer YES YES
Relationship Managers YES YES