Comparison –  Religare Securities Vs Zerodha 

Religare Securities Zerodha
Year of Incorporation 1994 2010
Exchanges enabled NSE, BSE, MCX-SX, MCX & NCDEX NSE, BSE, MCX-SX, MCX, & NCDEX
Demat (NSDL/CDSL) NSDL/CDSL CDSL
Brokerages
Equity 0.05% of Turnover – Negotiable
0 (free) for equity delivery & Rs 20/executed order or 0.01% (intraday)
Equity Futures 0.05% of Turnover – Negotiable Rs 20/executed order or 0.01% whichever is lower
Equity Options Rs 70/lot – Negotiable Rs 20/executed order or 0.01% whichever is lower
Currency Futures 0.05% of Turnover – Negotiable Rs 20/executed order or 0.01% whichever is lower
Currency Options Rs 30/lot – Negotiable Rs 20/executed order or 0.01% whichever is lower
Commodity 0.05% of Turnover – Negotiable Rs 20/executed order or 0.01% whichever is lower
Account opening charges
Trading and Demat Rs 500 Rs 300 if couriered & Rs 200 if you print the form
Only Trading NA Rs 200 if couriered & Rs 100 if you print the form
Commodity Rs 300 Rs 300 if couriered & Rs 200 if you print the form
Trading Tools
Platforms Mobile/ web/ desktop Mobile/ web/ desktop
Charting 10 Days 365 days on Zerodha Pi
Margins & Leverage Provided
Equity Upto 10 times Intraday, Upto 4 times delivery @interest Upto 20 times intraday, 0 for Delivery
Equity Futures Upto 3 times for Intraday Upto 7 times intraday leverage
Equity Options Buying no Leverage, shorting upto 3 times for Intraday
Buying no leverage, Shorting upto 7 times leverage intrdaday
Currency Futures Upto 2 times for Intraday 2 times intraday leverage
Currency Options Buying no Leverage, shorting upto 2 times for Intraday
Buying no leverage, Shorting upto 2 times intraday leverage
Commodity Upto 3 times for Intraday 2.5 times intraday leverage
Serviceable
3 in 1 Account NO NO
Instant Fund withdrawal NO No
Instant Fund Transfer YES YES
Relationship Managers YES No