Comparison –  Trade Bulls Vs ICICI Direct

Trade Bulls ICICI Direct
Year of Incorporation 2009 2000
Exchanges enabled NSE, BSE, MCX, MCX-SX & NCDEX NSE & BSE
Demat (NSDL/CDSL) 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 Free Rs 975 for 3 in 1 Account
Only Trading Free NA
Commodity Free NA
Trading Tools
Platforms Mobile/ web/ desktop Mobile/ web/ desktop
Charting 22 days on ODIN 20 Days
Margins & Leverage Provided
Equity Up to 40 Times Intraday upto 25 times & Delivery upto 5 times for interest
Equity Futures 8 to 10 Times Upto 4 times for intraday
Equity Options 5 to 8 Times Not for buying but upto 2 times for shorting
Currency Futures 5 Times NA
Currency Options 5 Times NA
Commodity Up to 5 To 8 Times NA
Serviceable
3 in 1 Account No YES
Instant Fund withdrawal No YES
Instant Fund Transfer YES YES
Relationship Managers No YES