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Account Opening & AMC Charges

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ICICI Securities Pvt Ltd.
Flat Fee Plan
(₹20 per executed order)
I-Secure Plan I-Saver Plan
Trading Account Opening Fee ₹200 ₹975 ₹975
Brokerage Account AMC ₹0 ₹0 ₹0
Demat Account Opening Fee ₹100 ₹0 ₹0
Demat Account AMC * ₹300 ₹600 ₹600

Brokerage Charges

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ICICI Securities Pvt Ltd.
Flat Fee Plan
(₹20 per executed order)
I-Secure Plan I-Saver Plan
Monthly Fee NA NA NA
Equity Delivery ₹0 (Zero) 0.55% 0.75% to 0.25%
Equity Intraday ₹0.01% to maximum Rs 20 Per Order 0.28% 0.75% to 0.25%
Equity Future ₹20 per order 0.05% to 0.03% 0.05% to 0.03%
Equity Options ₹20 per order ₹95 to ₹35 per lot ₹95 to ₹65 per lot
Currency Futures ₹20 per order 0.050% to 0.030% 0.05% to 0.03%
Currency Options ₹20 per order ₹25 to ₹10 per lot ₹95 to ₹65 per lot
Commodity ₹20 per order NA NA

Transaction Charges (Per Crore)

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ICICI Securities Pvt Ltd.
Flat Fee Plan
(₹20 per executed order)
I-Secure Plan I-Saver Plan
Equity Delivery Rs 325 per crore NSE ₹310 NSE ₹310
Equity Intraday Rs 325 per crore NSE ₹310 NSE ₹310
Equity Future * Rs 210 per crore NSE ₹200 NSE ₹200
Equity Options * Rs 5300 per crore NSE ₹5000 NSE ₹5000
Currency Futures * Rs 135 per crore NSE ₹120 NSE ₹120
Currency Options Rs 4400 per crore NSE ₹4000 NSE ₹4000
Commodity MCX Agri Rs 275 per crore | Non Agri Rs 360 per crore NA NA

Other Charges

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ICICI Securities Pvt Ltd.
Flat Fee Plan
(₹20 per executed order)
I-Secure Plan I-Saver Plan
Minimum Brokerage ₹N/A ₹35 per trade ₹35 per trade
Call & Trade ₹20 per executed order ₹25 per call (20 calls free in a month) ₹25 per call (20 calls free in a month)
Stamp Duty * Charges as per the state of residence Charges as per the state of residence Charges as per the state of residence
DP Charges (on sell side) ₹13.5 per scrip 0.04% (Min ₹25 and Max ₹25,000) 0.04% (Min ₹25 and Max ₹25,000)

Features

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ICICI Securities Pvt Ltd.
Flat Fee Plan
(₹20 per executed order)
I-Secure Plan I-Saver Plan
Trading Platform ZERODHA (Pi) Desktop
ZERODHA (Kite) Web
ZERODHA (Kite) Mobile

NOW Desktop
NOW Web
NOW Mobile
Trade Racer Trade Racer

Demat Account Charges

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ICICI Securities Pvt Ltd.
Flat Fee Plan
(₹20 per executed order)
I-Secure Plan I-Saver Plan
Depository Service Provider CDSL CDSL CDSL
Account Opening Fee

Rs 100

Stamp Duty at actuals

Stamp Duty at actuals

Advance Deposit

Zero

₹0 for ICICI Bank customers.

₹7500 for Non ICICI BANK customers.

₹0 for ICICI Bank customers.

₹7500 for Non ICICI BANK customers.

AMC

Rs 300

For Individual account: ₹500 p.a.

For Corporate account: ₹1500 p.a.

For Individual account: ₹500 p.a.

For Corporate account: ₹1500 p.a.

Dematerialisation Charges

₹50 per set up + ₹50 courier charges

₹50 Per Demat Request Form and ₹10 For Each Certificates

₹50 Per Demat Request Form and ₹10 For Each Certificates

Rematerialisation Charges

₹50 per set up + ₹50 courier charges

₹30 + CDSL charges at actual

₹30 + CDSL charges at actual

Transaction Charges (Credit) - - -
Transaction Charges (debit)

₹8 + ₹5.50 (CDSL charges) per ISIN

For Normal Market & Off Market sell (0.04% of trans value for each CID)(subject to minimum ₹30)

For Debt instruments Market & Off Market sell (0.04% of trans value for each CID)(subject to minimum ₹30 & maximum ₹500 )

For Normal Market & Off Market sell (0.04% of trans value for each CID)(subject to minimum ₹30)

For Debt instruments Market & Off Market sell (0.04% of trans value for each CID)(subject to minimum ₹30 & maximum ₹500 )

Pledge Creation Charges ₹50 per set up

0.03% or minimum of ₹50

0.03% or minimum of ₹50

Pledge Creation Confirmation Charges

Nil

0.03% or minimum of ₹50

0.03% or minimum of ₹50

Pledge Invocation Charges

₹50 per set up

0.03% or minimum of ₹50

0.03% or minimum of ₹50

Failed Instruction Charges

Failed transactions ₹50 per ISIN

₹30

₹30

Other Charges -

1. Mailing charges for non periodic statements and other communication, ₹50 for inland and ₹500.0 for foreign address.

2. ₹200 for restoring services if account is suspended for non payment of charges.

1. Mailing charges for non periodic statements and other communication, ₹50 for inland and ₹500.0 for foreign address.

2. ₹200 for restoring services if account is suspended for non payment of charges.