Comparison –  HDFC Securities Vs Upstox

HDFC Securities Upstox
Year of Incorporation 2002 2008
Exchanges enabled NSE & BSE NSE, BSE & MCX
Demat (NSDL/CDSL) NSDL/CDSL NSDL- Partnership with ILFS
Brokerages
Equity 0.5% for Delivery & 0.05% for Intraday – Negotiable
0 (free) for equity delivery & Rs 20/executed order or 0.01% (intraday)
Equity Futures 0.05% on Turnover – Negotiable Rs 20/executed order or 0.01% whichever is lower
Equity Options Rs 100/lot – Negotiable Rs 20/executed order or 0.01% whichever is lower
Currency Futures Rs 23/lot – Negotiable Rs 20/executed order or 0.01% whichever is lower
Currency Options Rs 23/lot – Negotiable Rs 20/executed order or 0.01% whichever is lower
Commodity NA Rs 20/executed order or 0.01% whichever is lower
Account opening charges
Trading and Demat Rs 999 Nill
Only Trading N/A Nill
Commodity N/A Nill
Trading Tools
Platforms Mobile/ web Mobile/ web/ desktop
Charting 5 Days 22 days
Margins & Leverage Provided
Equity Upto 20 times for Intraday, Upto 2 times for Delivery @interest Upto 20 times for intraday, 0 for delivery
Equity Futures NA for Intraday Upto 4 times for intraday
Equity Options NA for Intraday Buying no leverage, shorting upto 4 times for intraday
Currency Futures NA for Intraday Upto 4 times for intraday
Currency Options NA for Intraday Buying no leverage, shorting upto 4 times for intraday
Commodity NA for Intraday Upto 3 times for intraday
Serviceable
3 in 1 Account YES NO
Instant Fund withdrawal YES NO
Instant Fund Transfer YES YES
Relationship Managers YES NO