Comparison –  ICICI Direct Vs Share Khan

ICICI Direct Share Khan
Year of Incorporation 2000 2000
Exchanges enabled NSE & BSE NSE, BSE, MCX-SX, MCX & NCDEX
Demat (NSDL/CDSL) NSDL & CDSL NSDL & 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 50/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 20/lot- Negotiable
Commodity NA 0.03% of Turnover- Negotiable
Account opening charges
Trading and Demat Rs 975 for 3 in 1 Account Rs 500 which will be adjusted with brokerage
Only Trading NA NA
Commodity NA Nil
Trading Tools
Platforms Mobile/ web/ desktop Mobile/ web/ desktop
Charting 20 Days 30 Days
Margins & Leverage Provided
Equity Intraday upto 25 times & Delivery upto 5 times for interest
Upto 10 Times for Intraday & 5 Times for Delivery(Interest charged)
Equity Futures Upto 4 times for intraday Upto 2 times for Intraday
Equity Options Not for buying but upto 2 times for shorting No Leverage
Currency Futures NA No Leverage
Currency Options NA No Leverage
Commodity NA 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 YES