Comparison –  UPSTOX Vs HDFC Securities

Upstox HDFC Securities
Year of Incorporation 2008 2002
Exchanges enabled NSE, BSE & MCX NSE & BSE
Demat (NSDL/CDSL) NSDL- Partnership with ILFS NSDL/CDSL
Brokerages
Equity 0 (free) for equity delivery & Rs 20/executed order or 0.01% (intraday) 0.5% for Delivery & 0.05% for Intraday – Negotiable
Equity Futures Rs 20/executed order or 0.01% whichever is lower 0.05% on Turnover – Negotiable
Equity Options Rs 20/executed order or 0.01% whichever is lower Rs 100/lot – Negotiable
Currency Futures Rs 20/executed order or 0.01% whichever is lower Rs 23/lot – Negotiable
Currency Options Rs 20/executed order or 0.01% whichever is lower Rs 23/lot – Negotiable
Commodity Rs 20/executed order or 0.01% whichever is lower NA
Account opening charges
Trading and Demat Nill Rs 999
Only Trading Nill N/A
Commodity Nill N/A
Trading Tools
Platforms Mobile/ web/ desktop Mobile/ web
Charting 22 days 5 Days
Margins & Leverage Provided
Equity Upto 20 times for intraday, 0 for delivery Upto 20 times for Intraday, Upto 2 times for Delivery @interest
Equity Futures Upto 4 times for intraday NA for Intraday
Equity Options Buying no leverage, shorting upto 4 times for intraday NA for Intraday
Currency Futures Upto 4 times for intraday NA for Intraday
Currency Options Buying no leverage, shorting upto 4 times for intraday NA for Intraday
Commodity Upto 3 times for intraday NA for Intraday
Serviceable
3 in 1 Account NO YES
Instant Fund withdrawal NO YES
Instant Fund Transfer YES YES
Relationship Managers NO YES