Comparison –  Share Khan Vs ICICI Direct

Share Khan ICICI Direct
Year of Incorporation 2000 2000
Exchanges enabled NSE, BSE, MCX-SX, MCX & NCDEX NSE & BSE
Demat (NSDL/CDSL) NSDL & CDSL NSDL & CDSL
Brokerages
Equity 0.03% for Intraday & 0.3% for Delivery – Negotiable Equity Intraday 0.05% & Delivery 0.25%- Negotiable
Equity Futures 0.03% of Turnover – Negotiable
0.05% of Turnover for Overnight & Intraday only one side- Negotiable
Equity Options Rs 50/lot – Negotiable
Rs 95/lot for Overnight & Rs 25/lot for Intraday – Negotiable
Currency Futures 0.03% of Turnover- Negotiable
0.05% of Turnover for Overnight & Intraday only one side- Negotiable
Currency Options Rs 20/lot- Negotiable
Rs 95/lot for Overnight & Rs 25/lot for Intraday – Negotiable
Commodity 0.03% of Turnover- Negotiable NA
Account opening charges
Trading and Demat Rs 500 which will be adjusted with brokerage Rs 975 for 3 in 1 Account
Only Trading NA NA
Commodity Nil NA
Trading Tools
Platforms Mobile/ web/ desktop Mobile/ web/ desktop
Charting 30 Days 20 Days
Margins & Leverage Provided
Equity Upto 10 Times for Intraday & 5 Times for Delivery(Interest charged)
Intraday upto 25 times & Delivery upto 5 times for interest
Equity Futures Upto 2 times for Intraday Upto 4 times for intraday
Equity Options No Leverage Not for buying but upto 2 times for shorting
Currency Futures No Leverage NA
Currency Options No Leverage NA
Commodity Upto 2 times for Intraday NA
Serviceable
3 in 1 Account NO YES
Instant Fund withdrawal NO YES
Instant Fund Transfer YES YES
Relationship Managers YES YES