Comparison –  HDFC Securities Vs SAMCO

HDFC Securities SAMCO
Year of Incorporation 2002 2008
Exchanges enabled NSE & BSE NSE, BSE & MCX
Demat (NSDL/CDSL) NSDL/CDSL CDSL
Brokerages
Equity 0.5% for Delivery & 0.05% for Intraday – Negotiable
Rs 20/executed order or 0.02%(intraday) or 0.2%(delivery) whichever is lower
Equity Futures 0.05% on Turnover – Negotiable Rs 20/executed order or 0.02% whichever is lower
Equity Options Rs 100/lot – Negotiable Rs 20/executed order or 0.02% whichever is lower
Currency Futures Rs 23/lot – Negotiable Rs 20/executed order or 0.02% whichever is lower
Currency Options Rs 23/lot – Negotiable Rs 20/executed order or 0.02% whichever is lower
Commodity NA Rs 20/executed order or 0.02% whichever is lower
Account opening charges
Trading and Demat Rs 999 Rs 600
Only Trading N/A Rs 200
Commodity N/A Rs 200
Trading Tools
Platforms Mobile/ web Mobile/ web/ desktop
Charting 5 Days 5 days on NEST
Margins & Leverage Provided
Equity Upto 20 times for Intraday, Upto 2 times for Delivery @interest Upto 15 times for Intraday, No leverage for delivery
Equity Futures NA for Intraday Upto 2.5 times for intraday
Equity Options NA for Intraday Buying no leverage, Shorting upto 2.5 times for intraday
Currency Futures NA for Intraday Upto 2.5 times for intraday
Currency Options NA for Intraday Buying no leverage, Shorting upto 2.5 times for intraday
Commodity NA for Intraday Upto 2 times for intraday
Serviceable
3 in 1 Account YES NO
Instant Fund withdrawal YES NO
Instant Fund Transfer YES YES
Relationship Managers YES NO