Comparison –  SBI Capital Vs Zerodha

SBI Capital Zerodha
Year of Incorporation 2001 2010
Exchanges enabled NSE & BSE NSE, BSE, MCX-SX, MCX, & NCDEX
Demat (NSDL/CDSL) CDSL CDSL
Brokerages
Equity 0.05% for Intraday, 0.5% for Delivery
0 (free) for equity delivery & Rs 20/executed order or 0.01% (intraday)
Equity Futures 0.05% of Turnover Rs 20/executed order or 0.01% whichever is lower
Equity Options Rs 100/lot Rs 20/executed order or 0.01% whichever is lower
Currency Futures 0.03% of Turnover Rs 20/executed order or 0.01% whichever is lower
Currency Options Rs 30/lot Rs 20/executed order or 0.01% whichever is lower
Commodity NA Rs 20/executed order or 0.01% whichever is lower
Account opening charges
Trading and Demat Rs 850 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 NA Rs 300 if couriered & Rs 200 if you print the form
Trading Tools
Platforms web/ desktop Mobile/ web/ desktop
Charting Upto 5 days on ODIN 365 days on Zerodha Pi
Margins & Leverage Provided
Equity Upto 5 times for Intraday, Upto 2 times for Delivery@interest Upto 20 times intraday, 0 for Delivery
Equity Futures No Intraday Leverage Upto 7 times intraday leverage
Equity Options No Intraday Leverage
Buying no leverage, Shorting upto 7 times leverage intrdaday
Currency Futures No Intraday Leverage 2 times intraday leverage
Currency Options No Intraday Leverage
Buying no leverage, Shorting upto 2 times intraday leverage
Commodity NA 2.5 times intraday leverage
Serviceable
3 in 1 Account YES NO
Instant Fund withdrawal YES No
Instant Fund Transfer YES YES
Relationship Managers YES No