ICICIDirect Vs Trade Smart Online: Which one is better?

The brokerage of ICICIDirect Max 0.05 to .55% per trade while the brokerage of Trade Smart Online ranges between Rs 15. ICICIDirect is a Full Service Broker where Trade Smart Online is a Discount Broker. Overall rating for both the brokers are equal with rating 4 out of 5.

Here we present side-by-side comparison of ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online share brokers in India. The comparison is based on more than 100+ attributes for clear decision making. To be precise, we have compared ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online's on brokerage plans, Plan types, Customer Service, Maintenance fees, AMC, Trading Platforms, Rating, Reviews, Mobile App, Margin/Leverage/Exposure, Demat Account and Investment Options provided to Share Brokers in India. This will help you in make up your mind and clear things for you so that you can choose the best broker for youself. We also help our visitors with account opening.

Compare ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online on Service

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Brokerage Charges
Trading Platform
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Broker Type What is this parameter? Full Service Broker Discount Broker
Exchanges Supported What is this parameter? BSE, NSE BSE, NSE, MCX, NCDEX
Broker Overview 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. Trade Smart Online on the whole provides clients a well-rounded offering worth being a client for, especially with its cheapest unlimited trading per monthly plan for Equity, F&O, commodity and currency segment.
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Account Opening Charges and AMC

Compare ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online on Brokerage & Demat Account Opening Charges

  ICICIDirect Trade Smart Online
Trading Account Opening Fees ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Trading Account Opening Fees Free Rs 200
Trading AMC ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Trading Account AMC Free Free
Demat Account Opening Fees ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Demat Account Opening Fees Free Rs 200
Demat AMC ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Demat Account AMC Rs 600 PA (Waived for 1st year) Rs 300 PA
Provide DP Service ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Damat Account Mandatory Yes Yes
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About Brokerage Plans

Compare ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online on Plan Options

  ICICIDirect Trade Smart Online
Multiple Plans What is this parameter? Yes Yes
Monthly Plans ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Monthly Brokerage Plan No Yes
Yearly Plans ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Yearly Brokerage Plan No No
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Brokerage Charges

Compare ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online on Brokerage Charges

  ICICIDirect Trade Smart Online
Plan Name ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - I-Secure Trading Plan (Percentage Based) Flat Fee Rs 15 Trading Plan (Power Plan)
Plan Description ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - This is an ICICIDirect fixed brokerage plan irrespective of turnover volume best suited for casual traders. 15 Rs Flat-rate power plan is good for big volume trader. This plan is good for traders who are not doing frequent trades but doing volume trade. This plan comes with up to 30x exposure on Equity.
Equity Delivery ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Cash Delivery Brokerage 0.55% or 55 paisa Flat Fee Rs 15
Equity Intraday ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Cash Intraday Brokerage 0.03% or 3 paisa Flat Fee Rs 15
Equity Futures ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - F&O Segment - Futures Brokerage 0.05% or 5 paisa Flat Fee Rs 15
Equity Options ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - F&O Segment - Options Brokerage Rs 95 Per Lot Flat Fee Rs 15
Currency Futures ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Currency Futures Trading Brokerage 0.05% or 5 paisa Flat Fee Rs 15
Currency Options ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Currency Options Trading Brokerage Rs 25 Per Lot Flat Fee Rs 15
Commodity Trading ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Commodity Trading Brokerage NA Flat Fee Rs 15
Minimum Brokerage ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Rs 35 per trade Rs 15
Hidden Charges ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Hidden Charges Yes No
Funding ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Funding Interest Yes - 18% interest PA Info Not Available
Call & Trade Charges ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Call & Trade Charges First 20 call free and Rs 25 there onwards. Rs 20 per executed Order
Brokerage Calculator Brokerage Calculator for ICICIDirect Brokerage Calculator for Trade Smart Online
SPAN Margin Calculator SPAN Margin Calculator for ICICIDirect SPAN Margin Calculator for Trade Smart Online
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Share Broker's Transaction Charges

Compare ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online on Transaction Charges

  ICICIDirect Trade Smart Online
Equity Delivery ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Transaction Charges Equity Delivery Rs 325 Per Cr Rs 350 Per Cr
Equity Intraday ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Equity Intraday Transaction Charges Rs 325 Per Cr Rs 350 Per Cr
Equity Futures ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Equity Futures Transaction Charges Rs 190 Per Cr Rs 240 Per Cr
Equity Options ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Equity Options Transaction Charges Rs 5000 Per Cr Rs 7150 Per Cr
Currency Futures ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Rs 100 Per Cr Rs 165 Per Cr
Currency Options ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Rs 4000 Per Cr Rs 6000 Per Cr
Commodity ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Commodity Transaction Charges NA Non-Agri: Rs 360 Per Cr | Agri: Rs 275 Per Cr
Brokerage Charges Complete Brokerage Plans for icicidirect Complete Brokerage Plans for trade-smart-online
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Account Features

Compare ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online on Account Features

  ICICIDirect Trade Smart Online
3 in 1 Account ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Account Type? Yes, ICICI Securities Pvt Ltd. have 3-in-1 accounts. Bank Account, Demat and Trading account. No ICICI Securities Pvt Ltd. have 2-in-1 account. Only Demate and Trading account.
Charting ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Advance Charting Yes Yes
Algo Trading ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Algo Trading No Yes
SMS Alerts ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - SMS Alerts Yes No
Online Demo ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Online Demo Yes Yes
Online Portfolio ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Portfolio Service Yes No
Margin Trading Funding Available ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Margin Funding Yes No
Combined Ledger for Equity and Commodity ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Combined Ledger for Equity and Commodity No No
Intraday Square-off Time ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Intraday Square-off Time 3:15PM 3:15PM
NRI Trading ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - NRI Trading Yes No
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Trading Platform

Compare ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online on Trading Platform

  ICICIDirect Trade Smart Online
Desktop Trading Platform ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Trading terminal Trade Racer NEST Trader & Fox Trader
Desktop Demo ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Desktop Demo Desktop Demo Desktop Demo
Desktop Platform (Windows) ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Windows Trading Terminal Yes Yes
Desktop Platform (Mac) ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - MAC Trading Terminal Yes No
Web Trading Platform ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Web Trading Platform Yes Yes
Web Trading Detail ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Trading Website https://www.icicidirect.com https://sine.tradesmartonline.in/userMaster/login
Web Trading Demo ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Web Trading Demo Web Trading Demo Web Trading Demo
Mobile Site ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Trading Site for Mobile Yes Yes
Mobile Trading ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Mobile App Yes Yes
Mobile Trading App ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Name Of Mobile App ICICI direct Mobile Sine
Mobile Trading App Demo ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Name Of Mobile App ICICI direct Mobile Demo Sine Demo
Android Mobile App ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Android Mobile App Yes Yes
Android App Download ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Mobile App Download Andriod ICICI direct Mobile Download Andriod Sine Download
iPhone Mobile App (IOS) ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Yes Yes
iOS App Download ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Mobile App Download iOS ICICI direct Mobile Download iOS Sine Download
Android Tablet App ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Android Tablet App Yes Yes
iPad App (IOS) ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Yes Yes
Trading Software Charges ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Trading Software Charges Free Free
Equity Brokerage Calculator Equity Intraday and Delivery Brokerage Calculator for ICICIDirect Equity Intraday and Delivery Brokerage Calculator for Trade Smart Online
Futures Brokerage Calculator Futures Brokerage Calculator for ICICIDirect Futures Brokerage Calculator for Trade Smart Online
Options Brokerage Calculator Options Brokerage Calculator for ICICIDirect Options Brokerage Calculator for Trade Smart Online
Detail Detail on Trading Platforms for icicidirect Detail on Trading Platforms for trade-smart-online

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Broker Ratings by Users

Compare ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online on User Rating

  ICICIDirect Trade Smart Online
  264 Customer Reviews    Rate ICICIDirect 34 Customer Reviews    Rate Trade Smart Online
Fees Ratings 2.4 3.9
Trading Brokerage Rating 1.8 4.4
Trading Platform Usability 3.3 3.7
Customer Service Ratings 2.8 4.0
Overall Ratings Rated 2.5 stars Rated 4.0 stars
Broker Rating ICICIDirect is Rated 2.5 / 5 based on 264 customer reviews Trade Smart Online is Rated 4.0 / 5 based on 34 customer reviews
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Investment Offerings

Compare ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online on Investment Offerings

  ICICIDirect Trade Smart Online
Equity Cash and F&O ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Equity and Equity derivatives Yes Yes
Currency Deravitives ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Currency Trading Yes Yes
Commodity ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Commodity Trading No Yes
Online IPO Application ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Online IPO Investment Yes No
Mutual Funds ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Online Mutual Funds Investment Yes No
Bond / NCD ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Bonds and NCD Yes No
ETF ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - ETF Yes Yes
Banking ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Banking Service Yes No
Insurance ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Insurance Service Yes No
Forex ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Forex Trading No No
MF SIP Investment ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Mutual Fund SIP Yes No
Equity SIP Investment ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Equity SIP Yes No
PMS Service ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Portfolio Management Services (PMS) Yes No
Algo Trading ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Algo Trading Yes Yes
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Order Types

Compare ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online on Order Types

  ICICIDirect Trade Smart Online
CNC Ordre ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - CNC Order Yes Yes
MIS Ordre ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - MIS Order Yes Yes
NRML Ordre ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - NRML Order Yes Yes
Cover Ordre ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Cover Order Yes Yes
Bracket Ordre ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Bracket Order No Yes
AMO-After Market Orders ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - After market Orders Yes Yes
GTC-Good Till Cancelled ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - GTC Orders Yes No
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Margin/Leverage

Compare ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online on Margin/Leverage

  ICICIDirect Trade Smart Online
Equity Delivery Margin ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Equity Delivery Margin No Delivery margin. Up to 1x Margin on Equity Delivery.
Equity Intraday Margin ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Equity Intraday Margin Upto 5x leverage for equity. Up to 10x leverage for equity intraday.
Futures Margin ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Futures Margin Upto 2x leverage for futures. Up to 3x leverage for equity futures intraday (MIS).
Options Margin ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Options Margin Upto 2x margin for Options shorting, No leverage for option buying. Up to 3x for Index options selling, no leverage on options buying.
Equity CO Margin ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Equity CO Margin Upto 25x margin/leverage in CO order for selected equity scripts. Up to 30x leverage for equity CO.
Futures CO Margin ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Futures CO Margin Upto 25x margin/leverage in CO order for Futures contracts. Up to 7x leverage on equity/Index futures CO.
Options CO Margin ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Options CO Margin Upto 25x margin/leverage in CO order for options contracts sell only. Up to 7x leverage on options selling and 1.33x for options buying via CO.
Commodity Margin ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Commodity Margin Info Not Available Up to 2x on commodity MIS, and up to 6x for CO.
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Customer Service Offered

Compare ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online on Customer Service

  ICICIDirect Trade Smart Online
24/7 Customer Service ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - 24x7 customer support No No
Email Support ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Email Support Yes Yes
Onine Live Chat ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Onine Live Chat No Yes
Phone Support ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Phone Support Yes Yes
Toll Free Number ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Toll Free Number No No
Through Branches ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Through Branches Yes No
Customer Care Number ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Customer Care Number 33551122 022 61208000/42878000
Account Opening Process ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Account Opening Process Offline Online/Paperless
Customer Support Email ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Customer Support Email [email protected] [email protected]
Knowledge Center/Education ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Knowledge Center/Education http://content.icicidirect.com/indexfaq.asp https://help.tradesmartonline.in/
Head Office Address ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Head Office Address/Corporate Address ICICI Centre,
H.T. Parekh Marg,
Churchgate,
Mumbai 400020
Trade Smart Online,
A-401, Mangalya,
Marol Maroshi Road,
Andheri East,
Gamdevi, Marol,
Andheri East,
Mumbai, MH 400059
Website ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Company Website https://www.icicidirect.com https://tradesmartonline.in/
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Tips/Research/Reports Published

Compare ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online on Research Reports, Tips

  ICICIDirect Trade Smart Online
Research Mutual Funds ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Research Mutual Funds Yes No
Research Equity Reports ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Research Equity Reports Yes No
Research ETF ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Research ETF Yes No
Daily Market Report ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Daily Market Report Yes No
Free Tips ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Free Tips Yes No
Quarterly Result Analysis ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Quarterly Results Yes No
News Alerts ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Yes No
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Demat Account

Compare ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online on Demat Account

  ICICIDirect Trade Smart Online
DP Source CDSL CDSL
DP ID ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - DP ID 14300 30400
Demat Account Annual Maintenance Charges(AMC) Payable yearly in advance ? For Individual account : Rs. 500 p.a. For Corporate a/c : 1500 p.a. Rs 300(Individual), Rs.800 (Corporate)
Advance Deposit Rs. 7500/- , If the client is not having ICICI BANK Account NIL
Statutory charges Stamp Duty at actuals At Actual
Transaction Charges on Debit (Per ISIN) 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/-) Rs. 25 minimum or 0.02% which ever is higher.In case of BSDA Rs.50 or 0.02% whichever is higher.
Demat Rs.50 /- Per Demat Request Form and Rs.10/- For Each Certificates Rs. 500 per certificate per market lot of 100 shares or less and minimum Rs. 500 per request.
Remat Rs. 30 + CDSL actuals Rs. 500 per certificate per market lot of 100 shares or less and minimum Rs. 500 per request.
Pledge Creation 0.03 % or minimum of Rs. 50/- Rs. 200 per scrip
Pledge Creation Confirmation 0.03 % or minimum of Rs. 50/- Nil
Pledge Closure 0.03 % or minimum of Rs. 50/- Rs. 200 per scrip
Pledge Closure Confirmation 0.03 % or minimum of Rs. 50/- Nil
Pledge Invocation 0.03 % or minimum of Rs. 50/- Rs. 200 minimum or 0.01% which ever is higher
Failed Instruction Charges Rejection/Fails Rs.30/- Nil
Other Charges 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. Late instruction .1% scrip value, For requisitioning physical transaction statement Rs. 50 per BO statement plus courier charges

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Special Offers,Advantages,Disadvantages

Compare ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online on Special Offers and Promotion

  ICICIDirect Trade Smart Online
Pay In and Pay Out Options ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Pay In and Pay Out Options Pay-in/adding funds - Cheque, Online Bank Transfer from ICICI Bank.
Pay-out/Fund Withdrawal - Bank Transfer only.
Pay-in/adding funds - Cheque, Online Bank Transfer via IMPS,NEFT or RTGS, UPI, Netbanking/Payment Gateway from SIGN Mobile, SIGN Web and NEST Software.
Pay-out/Fund Withdrawal - Bank Transfer only.
Payout Time ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Payout Time Instance to ICICI Bank. Up to 24 Hrs except Bank Holidays.
Bank Supported and Charges ICICIDirect vs Trade Smart Online - Bank Supported and Charges Info Not Available Around 28 banks allow instant credit facility(Payment Gateway) with charges of Rs 8+GST from TradeSmart trading platforms.
Bank Detail Direct from your ICICI bank account. VNS Finance and Capital Services Ltd.,
Account Number:VNS095XXXXXXX
Bank and Branch: Yes Bank,CMS National Operating Centre MMR
Account Type: Current Account
IFSC Code: YESB0CMSNOC
Likes
  • 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.

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  • Time saver live chat service with customers to resolve their queries.
  • Fair trading margins available for trading in currency and commodity.
  • Support Offer For Sale(OFS).

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

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  • Lacking in house research
  • No support to invest in IPO, FPO, Mutual Funds

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Special Offers/Promo Get ICICI Direct 3-in-1 account, an integrated trading + demat + bank account for one-click investment in stock market and mutual funds. Open an account with Trade Smart Online and get a flat 50% off on new account opening fees.
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