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HDFC Securities Vs Kotak Securities Share Broker Comparison

The side-by-side comparison of HDFC Securities Ltd and Kotak Securities Ltd stock brokers in India. The comparison below highlights the similarities and differences between HDFC Securities and Kotak Securities'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 HDFC Securities and Kotak Securities.

  HDFC Securities Ltd Kotak Securities Ltd
 
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About the Broker HDFC Securities(HDFCsec) is Equity Trading Company of HDFC Bank. HDFC Securities provide both online trading and trading on phone. The HDFC Securities trading account has a unique 3-in-1 feature that integrates your HDFC Securities trading account wi... Know more about HDFC Securities Ltd Kotak Securities Ltd, a subsidiary of Kotak Mahindra Bank was founded in 1994. They offers stock broking services and distributes financial products in India. They have 1209 branches, franchisees and satellite offices offers services to 11.95 Lakh cu... Know more about Kotak Securities Ltd
Type of Broker What is this parameter? Full Service Broker Full Service Broker
Supported Exchnage What is this parameter? BSE, NSE BSE, NSE, MCX-SX, MCX, NCDEX
Account Type What is this parameter? Online Trading Fixed Brokerage Plan
Broker Enquiry Open an Online Trading Account with HDFC Securities. Leave your contact info and we will get in touch with you. Open an Online Trading Account with Kotak Securities. Leave your contact info and we will get in touch with you.
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Stock Broker Fees / Charges

  HDFC Securities Ltd Kotak Securities Ltd
Trading Account Opening Fees What is this parameter? Rs 999 Rs 750
Trading Account AMC What is this parameter? Rs 0
Demat Account Opening Fees What is this parameter? NIL Rs 0
Demat Account AMC What is this parameter? Rs 750 Rs 600
Demat Account is Mandatory? What is this parameter? No No
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Trading Brokerage Charges

Brokerage Plan 1

  HDFC Securities Ltd Kotak Securities Ltd
Account Type Online Trading Fixed Brokerage Plan
Fixed Charges What is this parameter? NA
Equity Delivery Brokerage What is this parameter? 0.50% 0.49%
Equity Intraday Brokerage What is this parameter? 0.10% 0.049%
Equity Futures Brokerage What is this parameter? 0.05% 0.049%
Equity Options Brokerage What is this parameter? Rs.100 Rs 300
Currency Futures Trading Brokerage What is this parameter? Rs 23 per contract
Currency Options Trading Brokerage What is this parameter? Rs 23 per contract
Commodity Trading Brokerage What is this parameter? NA 0.070%

Brokerage Plan 2

  HDFC Securities Ltd Kotak Securities Ltd
Account Type Online Trading Dynamic Brokerage Plan
Fixed Charges What is this parameter? NA
Equity Delivery Brokerage What is this parameter? 0.50% 0.59% to 0.30%
Equity Intraday Brokerage What is this parameter? 0.10% 0.06% to 0.05%
Equity Futures Brokerage What is this parameter? 0.05% 0.07% to 0.05%
Equity Options Brokerage What is this parameter? Rs.100 2.5% to 1.8%
Currency Futures Trading Brokerage What is this parameter? Rs 23 per contract 0.04% or Rs 20 per lot
Currency Options Trading Brokerage What is this parameter? Rs 23 per contract Rs 20 to Rs 7.5 per lot
Commodity Trading Brokerage What is this parameter? NA

Other Charges

Minimum Brokerage Charges What is this parameter? Rs 25 4 paise for delivery and 3 paise for Intraday and Futures orders
Other Brokerage Charges What is this parameter?
Call & Trade Charges What is this parameter?
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Taxes

  HDFC Securities Ltd Kotak Securities Ltd
Securities Transaction Tax (STT) What is this parameter?
  • Equity Intraday: 0.025% (on Sell trade)
  • Equity Delivery: 0.1% (on Buy and Sell)
  • Equity Futures: 0.01% (on Sell trade)
  • Equity Options: 0.05% (on Sell trade premium) or 0.125% (on excersied options)
  • Currency Futures: Nil
  • Currency Options: Nil
  • Commodities: 0.01% on sell side (Non-Agri)
  • Equity Intraday: 0.025% (on Sell trade)
  • Equity Delivery: 0.1% (on Buy and Sell)
  • Equity Futures: 0.01% (on Sell trade)
  • Equity Options: 0.05% (on Sell trade premium) or 0.125% (on excersied options)
  • Currency Futures: Nil
  • Currency Options: Nil
  • Commodities: 0.01% on sell side (Non-Agri)
Exchange Transaction Charges What is this parameter? Check table below Check table below
SEBI Charges What is this parameter? Rs 15 per Crore Rs 15 per Crore
Goods and Services Tax (GST) What is this parameter? 18% on (brokerage + transaction charges) 18% on (brokerage + transaction charges)
Stamp Duty What is this parameter? Charged as per the state of the client's correspondence address. Charged as per the state of the client's correspondence address.
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Transaction Charges

  HDFC Securities Ltd Kotak Securities Ltd
Equity Delivery What is this parameter?
Equity Intraday What is this parameter?
Equity Futures What is this parameter?
Equity Options What is this parameter?
Currency Futures What is this parameter?
Currency Options What is this parameter?
Commodity What is this parameter?
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Exposure

  HDFC Securities Ltd Kotak Securities Ltd
Equity Delivery What is this parameter?
Equity Intraday What is this parameter?
Equity Futures What is this parameter?
Equity Options What is this parameter?
Currency Futures What is this parameter?
Currency Options What is this parameter?
Commodity What is this parameter?
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Share Broker Features

  HDFC Securities Ltd Kotak Securities Ltd
3 in 1 Account What is this parameter? Yes Yes
Mobile Trading What is this parameter? Yes Yes
Charting What is this parameter? Yes Yes
Automated Trading What is this parameter? No No
After Trading Hour Orders What is this parameter? Yes Yes
Good Till Cancelled (GTC) What is this parameter? Yes Yes
SMS Alerts What is this parameter? Yes Yes
Online Demo What is this parameter? Yes Yes
Online Portfolio What is this parameter? Yes Yes
Margin Trading Funding Available What is this parameter? No No
Combined Ledger for Equity and Commodity What is this parameter? No
Trading Platform What is this parameter? Blink
Intraday Square-off Time What is this parameter?
Other Features What is this parameter? Trading software terminal: Keat Pro X
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Broker Ratings (Average User Rating)

  HDFC Securities Ltd Kotak Securities Ltd
  137 Customer Reviews    Rate HDFC Securities 116 Customer Reviews    Rate Kotak Securities
Fees Ratings 2.2 2.5
Trading Brokerage Rating 2.0 2.5
Trading Platform Usability 2.8 3.4
Customer Service Ratings 2.7 3.1
Overall Ratings Rated 2.3 stars Rated 2.7 stars
Broker Rating HDFC Securities is Rated 2.3 / 5 based on 137 customer reviews Kotak Securities is Rated 2.7 / 5 based on 116 customer reviews
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Contact Broker / Request A Call Back

  HDFC Securities Ltd Kotak Securities Ltd
Contact / Request Call Back
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Investment Options Available

  HDFC Securities Ltd Kotak Securities Ltd
Stock / Equity What is this parameter? Yes Yes
Commodity What is this parameter? No Yes
Currency What is this parameter? Yes Yes
Initial Public Offers (IPO) What is this parameter? Yes Yes
Mutual Funds What is this parameter? Yes Yes
Bond / NCD What is this parameter? Yes Yes
Debt What is this parameter? Yes No
Other Investment Options What is this parameter? Insurance
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Customer Service Offered

  HDFC Securities Ltd Kotak Securities Ltd
24/7 Customer Service What is this parameter? No No
Email Support What is this parameter? Yes Yes
Onine Live Chat What is this parameter? Yes Yes
Phone Support What is this parameter? Yes Yes
Toll Free Number What is this parameter? No Yes
Through Branches What is this parameter? Yes Yes
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Research / Tips / Reports Published

  HDFC Securities Ltd Kotak Securities Ltd
Daily Market Report What is this parameter? Yes Yes
Free Tips What is this parameter? Yes Yes
Quarterly Result Analysis What is this parameter? Yes Yes
News Alerts What is this parameter? Yes Yes
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Suitable for Investor Category

  HDFC Securities Ltd Kotak Securities Ltd
Casual Investor What is this parameter? Yes Yes
Active Investor What is this parameter? Yes
Trader What is this parameter?

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Pros, Cons and Other Review Comments

  HDFC Securities Ltd Kotak Securities Ltd
Pros What is this parameter? The 3-in-1 account, which includes HDFC Bank Account, HDFC Securities Trading Account and HDFC Securities Demat Account, is the best offering for retail investors in India as it provides easiest way to invest in stock market and other financial instruments.

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  • Offers 3-in-1 Account.
  • Kotak Security is a full services broker offering wide range of investment options and research reports.
  • Kotak Securities has extended network of 1400+ branches across India.
  • It offers 3-in-1 account, the combination of broker account, bank account and a demat account. All these accounts are linked together and work seamlessly to make stock market investment very easy especially for beginners in stock market.
  • Kotak offers 5 different trading platforms to fulfill almost all customer requirements.

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Cons What is this parameter? - In addition to opening a trading account with HDFC Securities Ltd, you will also be required to open a savings bank account (quarterly minimum balance of Rs. 5000) and a DP (depository participant) account with HDFC Bank.

More Disadvantages...

  • The brokerage changed by them of higher than the discount brokers.
  • Commodity trading is available through another company 'Kotak Commodity Services Ltd'.

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