Comparison – ICICI Direct Vs 5 Paisa.Com

ICICI Direct 5 Paisa
Year of Incorporation 2000 2015
Exchanges enabled NSE & BSE NSE, BSE, MCX-SX
Demat (NSDL/CDSL) NSDL & CDSL CDSL
Brokerages
Equity Equity Intraday 0.05% & Delivery 0.25%- Negotiable 10 Rs Per executed order
Equity Futures 0.05% of Turnover for Overnight & Intraday only one side- Negotiable 10 Rs Per executed order
Equity Options Rs 95/lot for Overnight & Rs 25/lot for Intraday – Negotiable 10 Rs Per executed order
Currency Futures 0.05% of Turnover for Overnight & Intraday only one side- Negotiable 10 Rs Per executed order
Currency Options Rs 95/lot for Overnight & Rs 25/lot for Intraday – Negotiable 10 Rs Per executed order
Commodity NA 10 Rs Per executed order
Account opening charges
Trading and Demat Rs 975 for 3 in 1 Account Rs 750
Only Trading NA
Commodity NA
Trading Tools
Platforms Mobile/ web/ desktop Mobile/ web/ desktop
Charting 20 Days 22 days on NEST
Margins & Leverage Provided
Equity Intraday upto 25 times & Delivery upto 5 times for interest Upto 15 Times for Intraday & 5 Times for Delivery(Interest charged)
Equity Futures Upto 4 times for intraday 2 Times for Intraday
Equity Options Not for buying but upto 2 times for shorting 2 Times for Intraday
Currency Futures NA 2 Times for Intraday
Currency Options NA 2 Times for Intraday
Commodity NA 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