Comparison – ICICI Direct Vs Angel Broking

ICICI Direct Angel Broking
Year of Incorporation 2000 1987
Exchanges enabled NSE & BSE NSE, BSE, MCX, & NCDEX
Demat (NSDL/CDSL) NSDL & CDSL CDSL
Brokerages
Equity Equity Intraday 0.05% & Delivery 0.25%- Negotiable 0.03% for Intraday & 0.3% for Delivery – Negotiable
Equity Futures 0.05% of Turnover for Overnight & Intraday only one side- Negotiable 0.03% of Turnover- Negotiable
Equity Options Rs 95/lot for Overnight & Rs 25/lot for Intraday – Negotiable Rs 60/lot – Negotiable
Currency Futures 0.05% of Turnover for Overnight & Intraday only one side- Negotiable 0.03% of Turnover- Negotiable
Currency Options Rs 95/lot for Overnight & Rs 25/lot for Intraday – Negotiable Rs 30/lot – Negotiable
Commodity NA 0.03% of Turnover- Negotiable
Account opening charges
Trading and Demat Rs 975 for 3 in 1 Account Rs 600
Only Trading NA NA
Commodity NA Rs 300
Trading Tools
Platforms Mobile/ web/ desktop Mobile/ web/ desktop
Charting 20 Days 5 Days on ODIN
Margins & Leverage Provided
Equity Intraday upto 25 times & Delivery upto 5 times for interest Upto 10 times for Intraday, Upto 3 times for Delivery @Interest
Equity Futures Upto 4 times for intraday Upto 4 times for Intraday
Equity Options Not for buying but upto 2 times for shorting No leverage for buying, upto 3 times for Shorting Intraday
Currency Futures NA Upto 2 times for Intraday
Currency Options NA No leverage for buying, upto 2 times for Shorting Intraday
Commodity NA 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 YES