Sharekhan is the Mumbai based India’s leading retail full-service brokerage firm with 19+ lakhs customers on board and having a presence in 575 cities with 2800 offices and franchisees across India. Sharekhan ranked 3rd after ICICI and HDFC Securities in terms of active clients.
ShareKhan was founded in year 2000 by SSKI Group and became a subsidiary of BNP Paribas in 2016. BNP Paribas is a leading bank in Europe with an international reach. Sharekhan not only offers the online trading facility in equity, derivatives, currency and commodity having membership in NSE, BSE, MCX and NCDEX but also provide financial services such as investment in PMS, MF, IPOs and bonds; advisory, research reports, online education, NRI services and much more.
To start E-Trading with Sharekhan, you need to open a trading account and Demat Account with Sharekhan Ltd. Sharekhan is a Depository Participant with NSDL and CDSL. Sharekhan offers online education in equity, options and commodity through Online Trading Academy OTA, the global leader in trading education. Sharekhan Classroom offers free web-based training to understand the basics of trading. Ignite is a year-long online trader mentoring program from Sharekhan in partnership with the Online Trading Academy, where you can learn how to confidently trade without the fear of losing. Courses like Stock Investor and Wealth Essentials are also available.
Sharekhan offers multiple Portfolio Management Schemes (PMS), especially for HNI customers. PMS ProPrime is aimed at long term investors, focusing on steady returns & PMS ProTech focuses on absolute returns in the market.
ShareKhan Mutual Fund services are comprehensive and exceptional. The broker provides a paperless mutual fund account opening facility called INSTA MF A/C. You also get personal advice and research by approaching your local branch or online. Model Portfolio Tools for Mutual Funds like Compare Funds, Investment Calculator, Goal Calculator, Performance Calculator are great help to answer all your queries related to Mutual Fund Schemes, return on investment, reaching goal, etc.
ShareKhan offers research-based financial advice available on their website and over the phone. Research for Investors, Research for Traders and Research for Mutual Funds are clearly visible on site. You can also get Intraday Calls, Momentum Calls, Smart Chart Calls, and Fundamental Calls from 2-toll free numbers Toll-Free: 1800-270-7050 / 1800-22-7050.
Dial-N-Trade of Sharekhan is totally free and offers to place orders for equity, currency, and options.
Sharekhan has state-of-the-art trading platforms packed with power features to make trading convenient.
ShareKhan NRI Services are offered online and includes trading in equities, futures, and options on NSE and BSE. Services of dedicated relationship managers, Investor Advisors and NRI Customer Service desk is available.
Here we are comparing Sharekhan with its 5 close competitors on investment options.
|Equity Trading Type||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes|
»» Trading Account Opening Charges: Free
»» Trading Account AMC: Free
»» Demat Account Opening Charges: Free
»» Demat Account AMC: Rs 400 PA (Waived for 1st year)
Intra-day Trades : 0.1% on the buy side and nil on the sell side. This is subject to a minimum brokerage of 5 paise per share. This means that if the share price you trade in is Rs 50/- or less, a minimum brokerage of 5 paise per share will be charged. This is with the highest brokerage plan, company have multiple plans and brokerage charges will lower down with the volume and gose down up to .5 paisa per leg with the minimum brokerage 2 paisa per share per leg.
For Delivery Based Trades: 0.5% on the buy side and 0.5% on the sell side. This is subject to a minimum brokerage of 10 Paisa per share. Minimum brokerage of 10 Paisa per share will be applicable when the share price is Rs 20/- or less.
Brokerage of Rs 16/- per scrip will be applicable when the total traded value is Rs 3200/- or less in case of sell transaction. It will only be applicable on SELL Delievery Transactions.
Sharekhan have multiple plan for delivery brokerage where higher side brokerag is .50% (50 paisa) and minimum side is .08% (8 paisa) on each side.
Equity Future: 0.10% on the first leg, nil on the second leg if squared off on the same day and 0.10% for second leg if carry foward position.
Sharekhan have multiple plan for futures brokerage where higher side brokerag is .10% (10 paisa) and minimum side is .005%+.005% (1 paisa).
Option: ShareKhan Charge Rs. 250/- per lot or 2.5% on the premium (whichever is higher), this is higher side of multiple plan, the lowest plan for options trading is Rs 25 per lot on each side.
ShareKhan Transaction Charges:
ShareKhan Stamp Duty
ShareKhan Other charges
GST 18% on Brokerage + Transaction Charges.
Turnover Tax 0.00335% for Cash Segment (0.00325% + 0.0001% Sebi Turnover Fees) and 0.002% for Futures on actual rate (0.0019% + 0.0001% Sebi Turnover Fees) and 0.0501 on premium ( 0.05% + 0.0001% Sebi Turnover Fees).
Trading and Demat Account
Sharekhan Minimum Brokerage :5 paisa/share for intraday trasactions and 10 paisa/day for delievery trasactions.
Sharekhan's Pre Paid Scheme:
ShareKhan Offers various Pre Paid Brokerage Plan where investors need to pay th brokerage money upfront to avail the lowest brokerage rates for a year. Some plans are - AMC-750, AMC-1000, AMC-2000, AMC-6000, AMC-10000, AMC-18000,AMC-30000,AMC-60000, AMC-100000 and AMC-200000.Please refer below table for Detail plan.
|Plan 750||0.50 (50 Paisa) - Min 10 Paisa|
|Plan 1000||0.45 (45 Paisa) - Min 10 Paisa|
|Plan 2000||0.40 (40 Paisa) - Min 10 Paisa|
|Plan 6000||0.25 (25 Paisa) - Min 5 Paisa|
|Plan 10000||0.22 (22 Paisa) - Min 4 Paisa|
|Plan 18000||0.20 (20 Paisa) - Min 4 Paisa|
|Plan 30000||0.18 (18 Paisa) - Min 3 Paisa|
|Plan 60000||0.15 (15 Paisa) - Min 2 Paisa|
|Plan 100000||0.10 (10 Paisa) - Min 2 Paisa|
|Plan 200000||0.08 (8 Paisa) - Min 2 Paisa|
|Brokerage Calculator||Equity Delivery Brokerage Calculator|
|Plan 750||0.10 (10 Paisa) - Min 5 Paisa|
|Plan 1000||0.09 (9 Paisa) - Min 5 Paisa|
|Plan 2000||0.07 (7 Paisa) - Min 5 Paisa|
|Plan 6000||0.05 (5 Paisa) - Min 5 Paisa|
|Plan 10000||0.045 (4.5 Paisa) - Min 4 Paisa|
|Plan 18000||0.04 (4 Paisa) - Min 4 Paisa|
|Plan 30000||0.03 (3 Paisa) - Min 3 Paisa|
|Plan 60000||0.02 (2 Paisa) - Min 2 Paisa|
|Plan 100000||0.015 (1.5 Paisa) - Min 2 Paisa|
|Plan 200000||0.01 (1 Paisa) - Min 2 Paisa|
|Brokerage Calculator||Equity Intraday Brokerage Calculator|
|Plan 750||0.10 (10 Paisa) - Min 1 Paisa|
|Plan 1000||0.09 (9 Paisa) - Min 1 Paisa|
|Plan 2000||0.07 (7 Paisa) - Min 1 Paisa|
|Plan 6000||0.05 (5 Paisa) - Min 1 Paisa|
|Plan 10000||0.045 (4.5 Paisa) - Min 1 Paisa|
|Plan 18000||0.04 (4 Paisa) - Min 1 Paisa|
|Plan 30000||0.03 (3 Paisa) - Min 1 Paisa|
|Plan 60000||0.02 (2 Paisa) - Min 1 Paisa|
|Plan 100000||0.015 (1.5 Paisa) - Min 1 Paisa|
|Plan 200000||0.01 (1 Paisa) - Min 1 Paisa|
|Brokerage Calculator||Equity Futures Brokerage Calculator|
|Plan 750||2.50% or Rs 250 per lot, whichever is higher|
|Plan 1000||2.25% or Rs 238 per lot, whichever is higher|
|Plan 2000||1.50% or Rs 200 per lot, whichever is higher|
|Plan 6000||1.00% or Rs 175 per lot, whichever is higher|
|Plan 10000||1.00% or Rs 150 per lot, whichever is higher|
|Plan 18000||1.00% or Rs 125 per lot, whichever is higher|
|Plan 30000||0.50% or Rs 100 per lot, whichever is higher|
|Plan 60000||0.50% or Rs 75 per lot, whichever is higher|
|Plan 100000||0.50% or Rs 63 per lot, whichever is higher|
|Plan 200000||Rs 250 per lot on first/second & next day|
|Brokerage Calculator||Equity Options Brokerage Calculator|
Sharekhan's Post Paid Plan:
Sharekhan offered this unique post paid plan based on keeping margin money in your account. The higher the margin money ,the lower the brokerage will be. You can keep the margin money starting from 25k to 20 lakhs to avail this plan's offerings.
ShareKhan Reward program like 'refer a friend' and 'Get an Affiliate link' gives you an opportunity to earn 10% of brokerage or Rs 2 on every trade executed by your referral.
For complete brokerage charges and trading plans detail please visit Sharekhan Brokerage Charges.
Here we are comparing Sharekhan with its 5 close competitors, who are currently market leader in brokerage industry.
|Service Type||Full Service Broker||Discount Broker||Discount Broker||Discount Broker||Discount Broker|
|Brokerage Range||0.1 to 0.5%||Rs 20||Rs 20||Rs 20||Rs 20|
|Account Type||2 in 1||2 in 1||3 in 1||3 in 1||2 in 1|
|Equity Delivery||0.5% or 50 paisa||Flat Fee Rs 20||Free||Free||0.2% or Rs 20 whichever is lower|
|Equity Intraday||0.1% or 10 paisa||Flat Fee Rs 20||0.03% or Rs 20 whichever is lower||0.05% or Rs 20 whichever is lower||0.02% or Rs 20 whichever is lower|
|Equity Futures||0.1% or 10 paisa||Flat Fee Rs 20||0.03% or Rs 20 whichever is lower||Flat Fee Rs 20||0.02% or Rs 20 whichever is lower|
|Equity Options||2.5% of Premium or Rs 250 per lot whichever is high||Flat Fee Rs 20||Flat Fee Rs 20||Flat Fee Rs 20||Flat Fee Rs 20|
|Commodity||0.1% or 10 paisa||Flat Fee Rs 20||Flat Fee Rs 20||Flat Fee Rs 20||Flat Fee Rs 20|
|Currency Futures||0.1% or 10 paisa||Flat Fee Rs 20||0.03% or Rs 20 whichever is lower||Flat Fee Rs 20||0.02% or Rs 20 whichever is lower|
|Currency Options||2.5% of Premium or Rs 30 per lot whichever is high||Flat Fee Rs 20||Flat Fee Rs 20||Flat Fee Rs 20||Flat Fee Rs 20|
Please refer unique and accurate Sharekhan Brokerage Calculator
For online trading with Sharekhan, investor has to open an account. Following are the ways to open an account with Sharekhan:
ShareKhan TradeTiger is an exe-based broker’s terminal like a trading platform to trade in stocks, derivatives, and currency. Trade Tiger is the terminal-based online trading platform of Sharekhan. It is a robust platform that requires a slight learning curve, as all active trader platforms do, to become acquainted with it. Some of its features are:
Sharekhan Website (web-based platform)
Sharekhan offers revamped new trading website newtrade.sharekhan.com with all the important features. It is one of the most popular browser-based trading portal for all the trading and investment needs. Features like NEO, Investment Cart, Advance Charts, Alerts, Dashboard, My Portfolio, Stocks Page, Sharekhan Classroom, Smart Search, Track, Trade, Invest, Live Chat and Help makes it useful to make smart investment decisions.
ShareKhan App offers app-based trading through mobile phones. The app can be downloaded and installed for android and IOS devices. Some of the features of ShareKhan App are:
Sharekhan Mini is designed for frequent traders to trade through mobile phones. It works on low internet bandwidth on Android, IOS, Blackberry and Windows mobiles as well as on a basic 2G phones. The important features are:
Pattern Finder is the tool that analyzes stocks and indices, find out profitable opportunities and provides trading insights and techniques. It is a subscription-based tool. You get information via email and SMS alert before the market opens.
An innovative tool that allows you to bulk- buy stocks and track them. It also allows you to track changes in the price of the stock that you've added to the cart since you last visited.
an intuitive search engine by Sharekhan to search stocks, mutual funds, Sharekhan tools and features and FAQs. It has a search-based trading feature, which allows you to place an order by entering details such as exchange, scrip and more. Get all the important details about the scrip like news, research calls, your positions and holdings by hovering your mouse over the stock.
This Robo-Advisory tool NEO analyzes financial goals and risk profile and based on that suggests an investment portfolio to the investor.
For detail review of mobile app and download please visit Sharekhan Trading Platform Review.
Here we are comparing Sharekhan with its 5 close competitors on Trading Platform.
|Android Tablet App||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Android Mobile App||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|iPhone App (iOS Mobile App)||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes||No|
Sharekhan is a big name in share brokerage Industry with over 17 lakh customer base, powerful online trading tools, research based investment advice, dedicated customer service. ShareKhan is best suited for newbies in the market who can get help from its branches in neighbourhood but only at the cost of paying high brokerage. The challenge Sharekhan and all other full service brokers are facing with emerge of new discount brokers in the market is inevitable and has to compete hard to stay in business.
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Last updated on 2019-12-13