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 Standard Chartered Vs Geojit Share Broker Comparison

The side-by-side comparison of Standard Chartered Securities (India) Limited and Geojit BNP Paribas stock brokers in India. The comparison below highlights the similarities and differences between Standard Chartered and Geojit's brokerage, customer service, maintenance fees, tools and investment options provided to India Stock Market investors. If you are confused in choosing the best broking site, this page is to help you find which is the best broker among Standard Chartered and Geojit.


Standard Chartered Securities (India) Limited

Geojit BNP Paribas

About the Broker Standard Chartered – STCI Capital Markets Limited (formerly UTI Securities Ltd), is a leading broking company in India, provides a wide range of financial services including Investment Banking, Institutional Equity & Derivative Broking, Fixed Income,... Know more about Standard Chartered Securities (India) Limited Incorporated in 1987, Geojit BNP Paribas (Geojit) is one of the major stock brokers based in India. Geojit is based in Kochi, Kerala and has the strong presence in Gulf. Geojit BNP Paribas is cash equity and derivatives broker with extensive experie... Know more about Geojit BNP Paribas
Type of Broker Full Service Broker Full Service Broker
Supported Exchnage BSE, NSE, MCX BSE, NSE, MCX-SX
Account Type EASY TRADE Online Trading
Broker Enquiry

Stock Broker Fees / Charges

 Standard CharteredGeojit
Trading Account Opening Fees Rs 500 Rs 800
Trading Account AMC NIL
Demat Account Opening Fees Nil NIL
Demat Account AMC Rs 600 Rs 350
Demat Account is Mandatory?

Trading Brokerage Charges

 Standard CharteredGeojit
Equity Delivery Brokerage 0.50% 0.30%
Equity Intraday Brokerage 0.05% 0.03%
Equity Futures Brokerage 0.05% 0.03%
Equity Options Brokerage 1% on premium or Rs.100 per Lot Rs 75 per lot
Currency Futures Trading Brokerage 0.05% Rs 10 - 15 according to contract
Currency Options Trading Brokerage 1% on premium or Rs.100 per Lot Rs 10 - 15 according to contract
Commodity Trading Brokerage NA NA
Other Brokerage Charges
Minimum Brokerage Charges Rs 25 1p per share or Rs 20/contract whichever is higher

Transaction Charges

 Standard CharteredGeojit
Equity Delivery 0.00325%
Equity Intraday 0.00325%
Equity Futures 0.0021%
Equity Options 0.055% on premium
Currency Futures 0.00145%
Currency Options 0.0473% on premium
Commodity NA

Share Broker Features

 Standard CharteredGeojit
3 in 1 Account
Mobile Trading
Automated Trading
After Trading Hour Orders
Good Till Cancelled (GTC)
SMS Alerts
Online Demo
Online Portfolio
Margin Trading Funding Available
Combined Ledger for Equity and Commodity
Trading Platform Flip Platinum
Intraday Square-off Time
Other Features Trading software terminal: Super Trade

Broker Ratings (Average User Rating)

 Standard CharteredGeojit
  5 Customer Reviews    Rate Standard Chartered 68 Customer Reviews    Rate Geojit
Fees Ratings 4.0 3.7
Trading Brokerage Rating 3.4 3.6
Trading Platform Usability 3.8 4.1
Customer Service Ratings 3.8 4.0
Overall Ratings Rated 4.0 stars Rated 4.0 stars
Broker Rating Standard Chartered is Rated 4.0 / 5 based on 5 customer reviews Geojit is Rated 4.0 / 5 based on 68 customer reviews

Contact Broker / Request A Call Back

 Standard Chartered - Contact FormGeojit - Contact Form
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Investment Options Available

 Standard CharteredGeojit
Stock / Equity
Initial Public Offers (IPO)
Mutual Funds
Bond / NCD
Other Investment Options Insurance

Customer Service Offered

 Standard CharteredGeojit
24/7 Customer Service
Email Support
Onine Live Chat
Phone Support
Toll Free Number
Through Branches

Research / Tips / Reports Published

 Standard CharteredGeojit
Daily Market Report
Free Tips
Quarterly Result Analysis
News Alerts

Suitable for Investor Category

 Standard CharteredGeojit
Casual Investor
Active Investor


Pros, Cons and Other Review Comments

 Standard CharteredGeojit

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Promotions / Offers

Special Offer: Zero Trading Account Opening Fees with Flat Rs. 1 per transaction

Standard Chartered Securities 3-in-1 account offering Rs 0 Account opening fees with flat rs 1 / transaction.

This offer is valid for 1 year for 3-in-1 accounts opened between 26/02/2013 to 31/03/2013.

Below are few important terms and condition which makes this offer almost useless:

  1. Only applicable for new customer.
  2. Offer can only be used on BUY Transaction in DELIVERY based EQUITY trading (Cash and Carry).
  3. Customer has to generate minimum brokerage of Rs 5000 in 1 year though there standard brokerage of 0.50%, which is very high.
  4. Rs 1 brokerage will be on refundable basis after customer reaches Rs 5000 brokerage limit.
  5. Offer is only valid with 3-in-1 account.
  6. Bank account’s Average Quarterly Balance should be Rs 5000.
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