ICICI Direct vs HDFC Securities – Point by Point Comparison

  ICICI Direct HDFC Securities
Basic Information Type of Broker 3-in-1 Full Service Broker 3-in-1 Full Service Broker
Exchanges BSE, NSE BSE, NSE
Fees for Opening Trading Account Rs. 975 Rs. 999
Annual Maintenance Charges of Trading Account Nil Nil
Fees for Opening Demat Account Nil Nil
Annual Maintenance Charges of Demat Account Rs. 450 Rs. 750
Brokerage Charges Equity Delivery Charges 0.55% 0.50%
Equity Intraday Charges 0.28% 0.50%
Equity Future Charges 0.03% to 0.05% 0.05%
Equity Options Charges Rs. 65 to Rs, 95 per lot Rs. 100
Currency Futures Charges 0.030% to 0.050% Rs. 23 per contract
Currency Options Charges Rs. 65 to Rs. 95 per lot Rs. 23 per contract
Commodity Charges NA NA
Minimum Brokerage Charges Rs. 35 per trade Rs. 25 per trade
Transaction Charges Equity Delivery For BSE: 0.0035% and for NSE: 0.0031% 0.10%
Equity Intraday For BSE: 0.0035% and for NSE: 0.0031% 0.025% on sale transations
Equity Futures 0.00% 0.01% on sale transactions
Equity Options 0.05% on Premium 0.017% on Premium
Currency Futures 0.00% 0.01% on sale transactions
Currency Options 0.05% of Premium 0.017% on Premium
Commodity NA NA
Features 3-in-1 Account Y Y
Mobile Trading Y Y
Acceptance of Orders After Trading Hours Y Y
SMS Alerts N Y
Online Demo Y Y
Online Portfolio Y Y
Trading Platform Trade Racer Securities Trading and Securities Processing
Investment Services Stock/ Equity Y Y
Commodity N N
Currency Y Y
IPO (Initial Public Offers) Y Y
Mutual Funds Y Y
Debt Y Y
Bond/ NCD Y Y
Customer Support 24/7 Customer Support N N
Email Y Y
Phone Y Y
Online Live Chat N Y
Branch Support Y Y
Reports Daily  Market Report Y Y
Quarterly Analysis of Results Y Y

 

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