Zerodha Vs HDFC Securities

Here we present 1 on 1 comparison of Zerodha vs HDFC Securities Ltd share brokers in India. The comparison is based on more than 50 attributes for clear decision making.To be precise, we have compared Zerodha vs HDFC Securities'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 Zerodha vs HDFC Securities Ltd - Broker type and exchange supported
  Zerodha HDFC Securities Ltd
Zerodha Logo HDFC Securities Ltd Logo
Broker Overview With high-class technology, unique trading tools and three-way trading platform, Zerodha is giving its clients an edge in trading and decision making. Pioneer in introducing low brokerage scheme, Zerodha manages to satisfy both casual and active inve... Know more about Zerodha Runner up in the "Best e-brokerage House" category by Outlook Money, HDFC Securities offers both retail and institutional brokering with 250 branches and more than 1.5 million customers. HDFC securities also serves as a distributor of financial produ...Know more about HDFC Securities Ltd
Broker Type Discount Broker Full Service Broker
Exchanges Supported NSE, BSE, MCX-SX and MCX BSE, NSE
Broker Enquiry Open an Online Trading Account with Zerodha. Leave your contact info and we will get in touch with you. Open an Online Trading Account with HDFC Securities. Leave your contact info and we will get in touch with you.

Account Opening Charges and AMC

Compare Zerodha vs HDFC Securities Ltd - Trading and Demat Account Charges
  Zerodha HDFC Securities Ltd
Trading Account Opening Fees Rs 200 for self printed or Rs 300 courier form Rs 999(Trading+Demat)
Trading AMC NIL Adjusted in Brokerage
Demat Account Opening Fees Rs 100 NIL
Demat AMC Rs 300 Rs 750(free for 1st year)
Own DP Service Yes Yes

About Brokerage Plans

Compare Zerodha vs HDFC Securities Ltd - Plan Options
  Zerodha HDFC Securities Ltd
Monthly Plans No No
Yearly Plans No No

Contact Broker / Request A Call Back

  Zerodha HDFC Securities Ltd
Contact / Request Call Back

Brokerage Charges

Compare Zerodha vs HDFC Securities Ltd - Brokerage Charges
  Zerodha HDFC Securities Ltd
Plan Name 20 Rs per executed order Online Trading
Plan Description 20 Rs flat plan from Zerodha is same for intraday, F&O equity, commodity and currency on NSE,BSE,MCX & MCX-SX. No upfront brokerage or turnover commitments on your trade. 20 Rs is Maximum you need to pay for per executable order, so charges can be less as .01% (intraday equity & futures) whichever is lower.Now Equity Delivery is Free with Zerodha. HDFC Securities have % base brokerage plan, where Minimum brokerage is fix @Rs25 Per Order. They are second best in Currency derivatives plan. Equity Intraday & Option prices are on higher range and Equity Delivery & Future trading is on average brokerage level with compare to other full service brokers.
Equity Delivery Free 0.50%
Equity Intraday Rs 20 0.05%
Equity Futures Rs 20 0.05%
Equity Options Rs 20 Rs.100 OR .1% Whichever is higher
Currency Futures Rs 20 0.05%
Currency Options Rs 20 Rs.100 OR .1% Whichever is higher
Commodity Trading Rs 20 NA
Minimum Brokerage NIL Rs 25
Brokerage Calculator Bro Calc for zerodha Bro Calc for hdfc-securities

Share Broker's Transaction/Turnover Charges

Compare Zerodha vs HDFC Securities Ltd - Transaction/Turnover Charges
  Zerodha HDFC Securities Ltd
Equity Delivery Rs 325 Per Cr Rs 325 Per Cr
Equity Intraday Rs 325 Per Cr Rs 325 Per Cr
Equity Futures Rs 210 Per Cr Rs 190 Per Cr
Equity Options Rs 5300 Per Cr Rs 5000 Per Cr
Currency Futures Rs 135 Per Cr Rs 110 Per Cr
Currency Options Rs 4400 Per Cr Rs 4000 Per Cr
Commodity Non-Agri: 0.0031% | Agri: 0.00175%

Trading Features

Compare Zerodha vs HDFC Securities Ltd - Trading Feature and platform
  Zerodha HDFC Securities Ltd
3 in 1 Account No Yes
Mobile Trading Yes Yes
Charting Yes Yes
SMS Alerts No Yes
Online Demo Yes Yes
Online Portfolio Yes Yes
Desktop Trading Platform Zerodha PI Blink
Web Trading Platform Zerodha Kite
Mobile Trading Platform Zerodha Kite HDFC securities MobileTrading
SAS Online Review - 3.6*  Rs 999 Unlimited Trades
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RKSV Review - 4* Rs 20 Per executed order
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Zerodha Review- Rated 4.5* Rs 20Per executed order
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trade smart onlin review - 3.6*  Rs 15 Per executed order
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Broker Ratings by Admin

Compare Zerodha vs HDFC Securities Ltd - Rating
  Zerodha HDFC Securities Ltd
  132 Customer Reviews    Rate Zerodha 87 Customer Reviews    Rate HDFC Securities
Fees Ratings 4.3 2.4
Trading Brokerage Rating 4.6 2.2
Trading Platform Usability 3.9 3.0
Customer Service Ratings 4.1 2.9
Overall Ratings Rated 4.2 stars Rated 2.5 stars
Broker Rating Zerodha is Rated 4.2 / 5 based on 132 customer reviews HDFC Securities is Rated 2.5 / 5 based on 87 customer reviews

Investment Services

Compare Zerodha vs HDFC Securities Ltd - Investment Options
  Zerodha HDFC Securities Ltd
Stock / Equity Yes Yes
Commodity Yes No
Currency Yes Yes
Initial Public Offers (IPO) No Yes
Mutual Funds Yes Yes
Bond / NCD No Yes
Debt No Yes
Other Investment Options Insurance

Customer Service Offered

Compare Zerodha vs HDFC Securities Ltd - Customer Service Offerance
  Zerodha HDFC Securities Ltd
24/7 Customer Service No No
Email Support Yes Yes
Onine Live Chat No Yes
Phone Support Yes Yes
Toll Free Number No No
Through Branches Yes Yes

Tips/Research/Reports Published

Compare Zerodha vs HDFC Securities Ltd - Research, Tips Reports
  Zerodha HDFC Securities Ltd
Daily Market Report No Yes
Free Tips No Yes
Quarterly Result Analysis No Yes
News Alerts No Yes


Special Offers,Advantages,Disadvantages

Compare Zerodha vs HDFC Securities Ltd - Special Offers and Promotion
  Zerodha HDFC Securities Ltd
  • Strong customer support.
  • User-friendly Brokerage and margin calculators.
  • least transaction charges and low brokerage plan.
  • The motivation program like "60-days challenge".

More Advantages...

  • Unique integrated 3 in 1 account.
  • ENCASH Service where u get sell script amount on same day.
  • Training and education.
  • Portfolio tracker and live market watch.
  • Offers NRI account.

More Advantages...

  • Doesn't have monthly plans.
  • Call and trade is not free.
  • Doesn't provide facility to invest in IPO.

More Disadvantages...

  • Doesn't offer trading in commodity.
  • Having a saving account with HDFC is must.
  • Minimum brokerage charges.
  • Desktop Terminal "BLINK" is paid service.
  • Paid SMS research call.

More Disadvantages...

Special Offers/Promo

Special offer for Visitors
Get Rs 100 discount when you open a Zerodha Trading Account through us. Submit your contact information with us and Zerodha representatives will connect with you.

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ProStocks, The Flat Rate Discount Stock Broker

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

Get FREE Trading + Demat Acct

Zerodha  Zerodha

Free Delivery trading

Flat Rs 20 Per Trade for F&O



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)


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Free Equity Delivery Trades
Flat 20% discount on online transaction


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