Comparison –  Kotak Securities Vs 5paisa.com 

Kotak Securities 5 Paisa
Year of Incorporation 1994 2015
Exchanges enabled NSE, BSE, MCX-SX, MCX & NCDEX NSE, BSE, MCX-SX
Demat (NSDL/CDSL) NSDL/CDSL CDSL
Brokerages
Equity 0.05% for Intraday & 0.5% for Delivery – Reduces upto 0.01/0.1 if brokerage paid upfront 10 Rs Per executed order
Equity Futures 0.05% – Reduces upto 0.01% if brokerage paid upfront 10 Rs Per executed order
Equity Options Rs 100/lot – Reduces upto Rs 30/lot if brokerage paid upfront 10 Rs Per executed order
Currency Futures 0.05% – Reduces upto 0.01% if brokerage paid upfront 10 Rs Per executed order
Currency Options Rs 100/lot – Reduces upto Rs 30/lot if brokerage paid upfront 10 Rs Per executed order
Commodity 0.05% – Reduces upto 0.01% if brokerage paid upfront 10 Rs Per executed order
Account opening charges
Trading and Demat NA Rs 750
Only Trading Rs 750
Commodity Rs 250
Trading Tools
Platforms Mobile/ web/ desktop Mobile/ web/ desktop
Charting 5 Days 22 days on NEST
Margins & Leverage Provided
Equity Upto 15 Times for Intraday, For Delivery upto 3 times but at Interest of Rs 75/Lakh/day or @24%/annum Upto 15 Times for Intraday & 5 Times for Delivery(Interest charged)
Equity Futures Upto 5 times Intraday 2 Times for Intraday
Equity Options Buying No Margin, Shorting upto 2 times for Intraday 2 Times for Intraday
Currency Futures Upto 2 times Intraday 2 Times for Intraday
Currency Options Buying No Margin, Shorting upto 2 times for Intraday 2 Times for Intraday
Commodity Upto 2 times Intraday 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