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ZERODHA Vs Trade Smart Online - Broker Comparison

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Account Opening & AMC Charges

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Trade Smart Online
Flat Fee Plan
(₹20 per executed order)
Power Plan (₹15/Order) Value Plan Infinity Plan (Unlimited Trading)
Trading Account Opening Fee ₹200 ₹200 ₹200 ₹200
Brokerage Account AMC ₹0 ₹0 ₹0 ₹0
Demat Account Opening Fee ₹100 ₹200 ₹200 ₹200
Demat Account AMC * ₹300 ₹300 ₹300 ₹300

Brokerage Charges

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Trade Smart Online
Flat Fee Plan
(₹20 per executed order)
Power Plan (₹15/Order) Value Plan Infinity Plan (Unlimited Trading)
Monthly Fee NA NA NA ₹3999 (unlimited equity and F&O trading)

₹1999 (unlimited currency trading)

₹3999 (unlimited commodity trading)
Equity Delivery ₹0 (Zero) ₹15 0.01% ₹0
Equity Intraday 0.01% to maximum Rs 20 Per Order ₹15 0.01% ₹0
Equity Future ₹20 per order ₹15 0.01% ₹0
Equity Options ₹20 per order ₹15 ₹7 per lot ₹0
Currency Futures ₹20 per order ₹15 0.01% ₹0
Currency Options ₹20 per order ₹15 ₹7 per lot ₹0
Commodity ₹20 per order ₹15 0.01% ₹0

Transaction Charges (Per Crore)

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Trade Smart Online
Flat Fee Plan
(₹20 per executed order)
Power Plan (₹15/Order) Value Plan Infinity Plan (Unlimited Trading)
Equity Delivery Rs 325 per crore NSE ₹350 NSE ₹350 NSE ₹350
Equity Intraday Rs 325 per crore NSE ₹350 NSE ₹350 NSE ₹350
Equity Future * Rs 210 per crore NSE ₹240 NSE ₹240 NSE ₹240
Equity Options * Rs 5300 per crore NSE ₹7150 NSE ₹7150 NSE ₹7150
Currency Futures * Rs 135 per crore NSE ₹165 NSE ₹165 NSE ₹165
Currency Options Rs 4400 per crore NSE ₹6000 NSE ₹6000 NSE ₹6000
Commodity MCX Agri Rs 275 per crore | Non Agri Rs 360 per crore MCX ₹390 MCX ₹390 MCX ₹390

Other Charges

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Trade Smart Online
Flat Fee Plan
(₹20 per executed order)
Power Plan (₹15/Order) Value Plan Infinity Plan (Unlimited Trading)
Minimum Brokerage Zero ₹15 ₹15 ₹15
Call & Trade ₹20 per executed order ₹20 per executed order ₹20 per executed order ₹20 per executed order
Stamp Duty * Charges as per the state of residence Tamil Nadu 0.006% | Other States 0.002% (Eq Intraday, Futures, Options and Currencies) and 0.01% (Eq Delivery) Tamil Nadu 0.006% | Other States 0.002% (Eq Intraday, Futures, Options and Currencies) and 0.01% (Eq Delivery) Tamil Nadu 0.006% | Other States 0.002% (Eq Intraday, Futures, Options and Currencies) and 0.01% (Eq Delivery)
DP Charges (on sell side) ₹13.5 per scrip ₹15 per script ₹15 per script ₹15 per script

Features

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Trade Smart Online
Flat Fee Plan
(₹20 per executed order)
Power Plan (₹15/Order) Value Plan Infinity Plan (Unlimited Trading)
Trading Platform ZERODHA (Pi) Desktop
ZERODHA (Kite) Web
ZERODHA (Kite) Mobile

NOW Desktop
NOW Web
NOW Mobile
NEST, NOW NEST, NOW NEST, NOW

Demat Account Charges

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Trade Smart Online
Flat Fee Plan
(₹20 per executed order)
Power Plan (₹15/Order) Value Plan Infinity Plan (Unlimited Trading)
Depository Service Provider CDSL CDSL CDSL CDSL
Account Opening Fee

Rs 100

Nil

Nil

Nil

Advance Deposit

Zero

Nil

Nil

Nil

AMC

Rs 300

Individual Account: ₹300 per year

Corporate Account: ₹800 per year

Individual Account: ₹300 per year

Corporate Account: ₹800 per year

Individual Account: ₹300 per year

Corporate Account: ₹800 per year

Dematerialisation Charges

₹50 per set up + ₹50 courier charges

₹500 per certificate per market lot of 100 shares or less and minimum ₹500 per request.

₹500 per certificate per market lot of 100 shares or less and minimum ₹500 per request.

₹500 per certificate per market lot of 100 shares or less and minimum ₹500 per request.

Rematerialisation Charges

₹50 per set up + ₹50 courier charges

₹500 per certificate per market lot of 100 shares or less and minimum ₹500 per request.

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₹500 per certificate per market lot of 100 shares or less and minimum ₹500 per request.

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

₹8 + ₹5.50 (CDSL charges) per ISIN

₹25 minimum or 0.02% which ever is higher. In case of BSDA ₹50 or 0.02% whichever is higher.

₹25 minimum or 0.02% which ever is higher. In case of BSDA ₹50 or 0.02% whichever is higher.

₹25 minimum or 0.02% which ever is higher. In case of BSDA ₹50 or 0.02% whichever is higher.

Pledge Creation Charges ₹50 per set up

₹200 per scrip

₹200 per scrip

₹200 per scrip

Pledge Creation Confirmation Charges

Nil

Nil

Nil

Nil

Pledge Invocation Charges

₹50 per set up

₹200 minimum or 0.01% which ever is higher

₹200 minimum or 0.01% which ever is higher

₹200 minimum or 0.01% which ever is higher

Failed Instruction Charges

Failed transactions ₹50 per ISIN

Nil

Nil

Nil

Other Charges -

Late instruction: 0.1% scrip value

Physical transaction statement: ₹50 per BO statement plus courier charges

Late instruction: 0.1% scrip value

Physical transaction statement: ₹50 per BO statement plus courier charges

Late instruction: 0.1% scrip value

Physical transaction statement: ₹50 per BO statement plus courier charges