Zerodha, the best discount broker in India, giving you best online trading platforms also giving you high level of comfort in exposure margin with CO and BO for intraday trading. Zerodha have very simple brokerage plan - Free delivery trading and Maximum Rs 20 per trade in Intraday, F&O, Currency Derivatives and Commodity. With chepest brokerage plan we put Zerodha in "low brokerage and high exposure" category. The Cover Orders and Bracket Orders both are availabel in Zerodha Kite Monile App, Kite Web Trading platform.
1st Jan 2020, SEBI has introduced new margin policy for Intraday Margin. With the new changes SPAN + Exposure for F&O, and VaR + ELM for equity, has to be collected upfront before taking a trade. This is now compulsory for Intraday Trades (MIS, BO and CO).
Zerodha offers an Intraday margin for MIS order as per the exchange mandate. For Intraday Margin (MIS), Zerodha offers up to 10x or 10% margin which includes VaR + ELM. For Equity, Index, Currency and Commodity F&O, Zerodha offers 1x margin which is SPAN + Exposure Margin for Futures, SPAN + Exposure for Options Sell, Premium Margin for Options Buy.
For Cover Orders and Bracket Orders, no additional margin is offered after SEBI new guidelines from 1st Jan 2020. All brokers need to collect upfront margins from clients’ accounts prescribed by the exchange.
|Product||Margin/ Leverage/ Exposure|
|Zerodha Equity Delivery Margin||No Delivery margin.|
|Zerodha Equity Intraday Margin||Up to 10x or 10% subject to Var and ELM.|
|Zerodha Future Margin (Index and Stocks)||1x means actual SPAN + Exposure.|
|Zerodha Options Margin||1x means actual SPAN + Exposure in Sell and Premium Margin in Buy.|
|Zerodha Equity CO/BO Margin||Up to 10x or 10% subject to Var and ELM, no additioanl margin for Cover Order.|
|Zerodha Future CO/BO Margin (FCO)||1x means actual SPAN + Exposure margin, No additional Margin for Futures Cover Order.|
|Zerodha Options CO Margin (OCO)||1x means actual SPAN + Exposure margin(Sell) or Premium Margin(Buy), No additional Margin for Options Cover Order.|
|Zerodha Commodity Margin||1x means actual SPAN + Exposure in Sell and Premium Margin in Buy.|
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Last Updated on 2020-02-12