Kotak Securities Vs ICICIDirect

Here we present 1 on 1 comparison of Kotak Securities Ltd vs ICICI Securities Pvt Ltd. share brokers in India. The comparison is based on more than 50 attributes for clear decision making.To be precise, we have compared Kotak Securities vs ICICIDirect's on brokerage plans,Plan types,customer service, maintenance fees, tools, rating, reviews,trading features and investment options provided to Indian share market investors.This will help you in make up your mind and clear things for you so that you can choose the best broker for youself.

Compare Kotak Securities Ltd vs ICICI Securities Pvt Ltd. - Broker type and exchange supported
  Kotak Securities Ltd Logo
Kotak Securities Ltd
ICICI Securities Pvt Ltd. Logo
ICICI Securities Pvt Ltd.
Overall Rating
Brokerage Charges
Trading Platform
Investments Offering
Customer Service
Broker Type What is this parameter? Full Service Broker Full Service Broker
Exchanges Supported What is this parameter? BSE, NSE, MCX-SX, MCX, NCDEX BSE, NSE
Broker Overview Kotak Securities Limited is a leading brokerage, distribution and financial services company. Its major business comes from stock brokerage service for investors and traders. ICICI Direct, pioneering online trading platform of ICICI Securities, charges more than its competitors,but delivers with a fantastic platform and innovative offering and strong customer service. With these attributes, the company earns its No. 1 ove...Know more about ICICI Securities Pvt Ltd.
Broker Enquiry Open an Online Trading Account with Kotak Securities. Leave your contact info and we will get in touch with you. Open an Online Trading Account with ICICIDirect. Leave your contact info and we will get in touch with you.
Expand

Account Opening Charges and AMC

Compare Kotak Securities Ltd vs ICICI Securities Pvt Ltd. - Trading and Demat Account Charges
  Kotak Securities Ltd ICICI Securities Pvt Ltd.
Trading Account Opening Fees What is this parameter? Rs 750 Free(trading+Demat+Saving)
Trading AMC What is this parameter? NIL NIL
Demat Account Opening Fees What is this parameter? NIL NIL
Demat AMC What is this parameter? Rs 600 Rs 600(free for 1st year)
Provide DP Service What is this parameter? Yes Yes
Expand

About Brokerage Plans

Compare Kotak Securities Ltd vs ICICI Securities Pvt Ltd. - Plan Options
  Kotak Securities Ltd ICICI Securities Pvt Ltd.
Monthly Plans What is this parameter? No No
Yearly Plans What is this parameter? No No
Expand

Contact Broker / Request A Call Back

  Kotak Securities Ltd ICICI Securities Pvt Ltd.
Contact / Request Call Back
Expand

Brokerage Charges

Compare Kotak Securities Ltd vs ICICI Securities Pvt Ltd. - Brokerage Charges
  Kotak Securities Ltd ICICI Securities Pvt Ltd.
Plan Name What is this parameter? Fixed Brokerage Plan 3-in-1 Account (I-Secure Plan)
Plan Description What is this parameter? This plan suits newbies as the brokerage is fixed irrespective of the volume of trade. Call & Trade facility is free for first 20 calls. From the 21st call, Rs 20 per call is charged. Not suited for Option Trading as brokerage is really high for it. This is a fixed brokerage plan irrespective of turnover volume best suited for casual traders.
Equity Delivery What is this parameter? 0.49% 0.55%
Equity Intraday What is this parameter? 0.049% 0.05 - .03%
Equity Futures What is this parameter? 0.049% 0.05 - 0.03%
Equity Options What is this parameter? Rs 100 Rs 95 - Rs 35 per lot
Currency Futures What is this parameter? 0.05% - 0.03%
Currency Options What is this parameter? Rs 25 - Rs 10 per lot
Commodity Trading What is this parameter? 0.070% NA
Minimum Brokerage What is this parameter? Rs 21 per executed order Rs 35 per trade
Brokerage Calculator Brokerage Calculator for kotak-securities Brokerage Calculator for icicidirect
Expand

Share Broker's Transaction/Turnover Charges

Compare Kotak Securities Ltd vs ICICI Securities Pvt Ltd. - Transaction/Turnover Charges
  Kotak Securities Ltd ICICI Securities Pvt Ltd.
Equity Delivery What is this parameter? Rs 325 Per Cr Rs 325 Per Cr
Equity Intraday What is this parameter? Rs 325 Per Cr Rs 325 Per Cr
Equity Futures What is this parameter? Rs 190 Per Cr Rs 190 Per Cr
Equity Options What is this parameter? Rs 5000 Per Cr Rs 5000 Per Cr
Currency Futures What is this parameter? Rs 110 Per Cr Rs 100 Per Cr
Currency Options What is this parameter? Rs 4000 Per Cr Rs 4000 Per Cr
Commodity What is this parameter? 0.004% NA
Brokerage Charges Complete Brokerage Plans for kotak-securities Complete Brokerage Plans for icicidirect
Expand

Trading Features

Compare Kotak Securities Ltd vs ICICI Securities Pvt Ltd. - Trading Feature and platform
  Kotak Securities Ltd ICICI Securities Pvt Ltd.
3 in 1 Account What is this parameter? Yes Yes
Charting What is this parameter? Yes Yes
Automated Trading What is this parameter? No No
After Trading Hour Orders What is this parameter? Yes Yes
Good Till Cancelled (GTC) What is this parameter? Yes Yes
SMS Alerts What is this parameter? Yes Yes
Online Demo What is this parameter? Yes Yes
Online Portfolio What is this parameter? Yes Yes
Margin Trading Funding Available What is this parameter? No Yes
Combined Ledger for Equity and Commodity What is this parameter? No No
Intraday Square-off Time What is this parameter? 3:15PM 3:15PM
NRI Trading What is this parameter? Yes Yes
Other Features What is this parameter?
Expand

Trading Platform

Compare Kotak Securities Ltd vs ICICI Securities Pvt Ltd. - Trading Platform
  Kotak Securities Ltd ICICI Securities Pvt Ltd.
Desktop Trading Platform What is this parameter? Xtralite Trade Racer
Desktop Platform (Windows) What is this parameter? Yes Yes
Desktop Platform (Mac) What is this parameter? No Yes
Web Trading Platform What is this parameter? Yes Yes
Web Trading Detail What is this parameter? https://www.kotaksecurities.com ICICIDIRECT.com
Mobile Site What is this parameter? No Yes
Mobile Trading What is this parameter? Yes Yes
Mobile Trading App What is this parameter? The Kotak Stock Trader ICICIDirect Lite
Android Mobile App What is this parameter? Yes Yes
iPhone Mobile App (IOS) What is this parameter? Yes Yes
Android Tablet App What is this parameter? Yes Yes
iPad App (IOS) What is this parameter? Yes Yes
Detail Detail on Trading Platforms for kotak-securities Detail on Trading Platforms for icicidirect

Expand

Broker Ratings by Users

Compare Kotak Securities Ltd vs ICICI Securities Pvt Ltd. - Rating
  Kotak Securities Ltd ICICI Securities Pvt Ltd.
  75 Customer Reviews    Rate Kotak Securities 262 Customer Reviews    Rate ICICIDirect
Fees Ratings 2.7 2.4
Trading Brokerage Rating 2.8 1.8
Trading Platform Usability 3.3 3.3
Customer Service Ratings 3.2 2.9
Overall Ratings Rated 2.9 stars Rated 2.5 stars
Broker Rating Kotak Securities is Rated 2.9 / 5 based on 75 customer reviews ICICIDirect is Rated 2.5 / 5 based on 262 customer reviews
Expand

Investment Services

Compare Kotak Securities Ltd vs ICICI Securities Pvt Ltd. - Investment Options
  Kotak Securities Ltd ICICI Securities Pvt Ltd.
Equity Cash and F&O What is this parameter? Yes Yes
Currency Deravitives What is this parameter? Yes Yes
Commodity What is this parameter? Yes No
Online IPO Application What is this parameter? Yes Yes
Mutual Funds What is this parameter? Yes Yes
Bond / NCD What is this parameter? Yes Yes
Debt What is this parameter? Yes Yes
ETF What is this parameter? Yes Yes
Banking What is this parameter? No Yes
Insurance What is this parameter? Yes Yes
Forex What is this parameter? No No
SIP Investment What is this parameter? Yes Yes
Other Investment Options What is this parameter?
Expand

Customer Service Offered

Compare Kotak Securities Ltd vs ICICI Securities Pvt Ltd. - Customer Service Offerance
  Kotak Securities Ltd ICICI Securities Pvt Ltd.
24/7 Customer Service What is this parameter? No No
Email Support What is this parameter? Yes Yes
Onine Live Chat What is this parameter? Yes No
Phone Support What is this parameter? Yes Yes
Toll Free Number What is this parameter? Yes No
Through Branches What is this parameter? Yes Yes
Expand

Tips/Research/Reports Published

Compare Kotak Securities Ltd vs ICICI Securities Pvt Ltd. - Research, Tips Reports
  Kotak Securities Ltd ICICI Securities Pvt Ltd.
Research Mutual Funds What is this parameter? Yes Yes
Research Equity Reports What is this parameter? Yes Yes
Research ETF What is this parameter? Yes Yes
Daily Market Report What is this parameter? Yes Yes
Free Tips What is this parameter? Yes Yes
Quarterly Result Analysis What is this parameter? Yes Yes
News Alerts What is this parameter? Yes Yes
Expand

Demat Account

Compare Kotak Securities Ltd vs ICICI Securities Pvt Ltd. - Demat Account
  Kotak Securities Ltd ICICI Securities Pvt Ltd.
DP Source CDSL CDSL
Demat Account Annual Maintenance Charges(AMC) Individual (Resident)-RESIDENT -Rs. 65 pm for upto 10 debit transactions. Rs.50 pm for 11 to 30 debit transactions. Rs. 35 pm for more than 30 debit transactions. (Plus applicable taxes) NRI-Rs.75/- pm Corporate (Resident)-Rs 100/- pm Corporate (NRI)-Rs.125/-pm AMC Charges for BSDA Account Rs. 100/- per annum (if DP value is more than Rs. 50,000/- and less than 2 lacs) Zero (if DP value is less than Rs. 50,000/-) Payable yearly in advance ? For Individual account : Rs. 500 p.a. For Corporate a/c : 1500 p.a.
Advance Deposit NA Rs. 7500/- , If the client is not having ICICI BANK Account
Statutory charges NA Stamp Duty at actuals
Transaction Charges on Debit (Per ISIN) Individual: For Regular ( Non BSDA Accounts ) On Market /Off Market 0.04% of the value of securities or Minimum Rs. 27(Plus CDSL charges as applicable + applicable taxes). For BSDA Accounts On Market /Off Market 0.06% of the value of securities or Minimum Rs. 44.50 (Plus CDSL charges as applicable + applicable taxes) Corporate :- On Market /Off Market 0.04% of the value of securities or Minimum Rs. 27(Plus CDSL charges as applicable + applicable taxes). For Normal Mkt & Off Mkt sell (0.04% of trans value for each CID)(subj to Min Rs.30/-) For Debt instruments Mkt & Off Mkt sell (0.04% of trans value for each CID)(subj to Min Rs.30/- & Max Rs.500/-)
Demat Individual Rs.3/- per certificate plus Rs. 50/- per request Corporate:- Rs.3/- per certificate plus RS. 50/- per request. Rs.50 /- Per Demat Request Form and Rs.10/- For Each Certificates
Remat Individual Rs.10/- for 100 shares. Minimum Payable Rs. 15/- Corporate Rs.10/- for 100 shares Minimum Payable Rs. 15/- Rs. 30 + CDSL actuals
Pledge Creation Individual 0.05% of the value of securities Minimum Rs 30/-Corporate 0.05% of the value of securities Minimum Rs 30/- 0.03 % or minimum of Rs. 50/-
Pledge Creation Confirmation Individual 0.05% of the value of securities Minimum Rs 30/-Corporate 0.05% of the value of securities Minimum Rs 30/- 0.03 % or minimum of Rs. 50/-
Pledge Closure Individual 0.05% of the value of securities Minimum Rs 30/- Corporate 0.05% of the value of securities Minimum Rs 30/- 0.03 % or minimum of Rs. 50/-
Pledge Closure Confirmation Individual 0.05% of the value of securities Minimum Rs 30/- Corporate 0.05% of the value of securities Minimum Rs 30/- 0.03 % or minimum of Rs. 50/-
Pledge Invocation Individual 0.04% of the value of securities Minimum Rs 30/- Corporate 0.04% of the value of securities Minimum Rs 30/- 0.03 % or minimum of Rs. 50/-
Failed Instruction Charges Nil Rejection/Fails Rs.30/-
Other Charges Nil a) Mailing charges for non periodic statements and other communication , Rs. 50 for inland and Rs. 500.0 for foreign address . b) Rs. 200/- for restoring services if account is suspended for non payment of charges.

Expand

Special Offers,Advantages,Disadvantages

Compare Kotak Securities Ltd vs ICICI Securities Pvt Ltd. - Special Offers and Promotion
  Kotak Securities Ltd ICICI Securities Pvt Ltd.
Likes
  • 3 in 1 Account.
  • News and market updates, portfolio tracker, Research Reports, SMS Alerts.
  • Robust trading software KEAT Pro.
  • After Market Orders (AMO), good till cancel order (GTC) and Buy Now Sell Tomorrow.

More Advantages...

  • 3-in-1 online trading account.
  • Rich research offering.
  • 24/7 customer service.
  • Easy-to-use website.
  • Innovative offerings like - Margin, MarginPlus, BTST, SPOT.
  • Derivatives trading,NRI services, mutual funds, IPOs and on-line life insurance.

More Advantages...

Dislikes
  • Doesn't support commodity trading.
  • Hidden charges.
  • Minimum Brokerage charges.

More Disadvantages...

  • Minimum brokerage charges.
  • No commodity trading.
  • High brokerage.
  • Not a good fit for small and penny stock traders.
  • Charges for trading terminal usage.

More Disadvantages...

Special Offers/Promo
Enquire about Kotak Securities Enquire about ICICIDirect

Guaranteed Save 60% to 90% Brokerage + Taxes

ProStocks, The Flat Rate Discount Stock Broker

Paperless account opening*


Fix Price - Rs 15 Per Trade
Rs 899/Month,8999/Year for
Equity Cash and F&O
Rs 499/Month,4999/Year for
Currency Derivatives

Lowest Transaction Charge
Lowest Call & Trade Fee
Lowest Stamp Duty
*Except PoA and Nomination form

Get FREE Trading + Demat Acct

Zerodha  Zerodha

e-Aadhar base account opening

Free Delivery trading

Max Rs 20 Per Trade for Equity Intraday, F&O, Currency & Commodity

zerodha

Sharekhan

Beginner, seasoned investor, active trader or HNI. Get customised solutions.

Rs 0 account opening fee on Online Trading and a Demat Account
(Rs 1150 waived)

sharekhan

angel-broking  Angel Broking

Free Equity Delivery Trades
Flat 20% discount on online transaction

angel-broking



Sub brokers by name

Hyderabad Rajkot Chennai Jaipur

Sub brokers by name

Indore Lucknow Nagpur Ludhiana

Sub brokers by name

Allahabad Kanpur Patna Ernakulam



Search topsharebrokers.com:

Translate topsharebrokers.com: