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 ICICIDirect Vs Ventura Share Broker Comparison

The side-by-side comparison of ICICI Securities Pvt Ltd. and Ventura Securities Ltd stock brokers in India. The comparison below highlights the similarities and differences between ICICIDirect and Ventura'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 ICICIDirect and Ventura.

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ICICI Securities Pvt Ltd.

Ventura Securities Ltd

About the Broker ICICIdirect is an online trading and investment platform on ICICI Securities, the largest stock broker firm in India providing a wide range of investment options to the retail and institutional customers. ICICI Securities is part of ICICI Group, Indi... Know more about ICICI Securities Pvt Ltd. Incorporate in 1994, Ventura Securities Ltd is Mumbai, India based popular stock broker. Ventura also provides wide range of investment products and services though it's over 25 branches and over 500 business partners (sub brokers) located across 300... Know more about Ventura Securities Ltd
Type of Broker Full Service Broker
Supported Exchnage BSE, NSE BSE, NSE, MCX
Account Type 3-in-1 Account (I-Secure Plan) Plan 3500
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Stock Broker Fees / Charges

 ICICIDirectVentura
Trading Account Opening Fees Rs 975 NIL
Trading Account AMC NIL NIL
Demat Account Opening Fees NIL NIL
Demat Account AMC Rs 450 Rs 420
Demat Account is Mandatory?
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Trading Brokerage Charges

 ICICIDirectVentura
Equity Delivery Brokerage 0.55% 0.20%
Equity Intraday Brokerage 0.275% 0.03%
Equity Futures Brokerage 0.05% - 0.03%
Equity Options Brokerage Rs 95 - Rs 65 per lot Rs 50 per lot
Currency Futures Trading Brokerage 0.050% - 0.030%
Currency Options Trading Brokerage Rs 95 - Rs 65 per lot
Commodity Trading Brokerage
Other Brokerage Charges Prepaid Rs 3500 one year plan
Minimum Brokerage Charges Rs 35 per trade or 2.5% of the trade value whichever is lower
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Transaction Charges

 ICICIDirectVentura
Equity Delivery NSE: 0.0031% | BSE: 0.0035%
Equity Intraday NSE: 0.0031% | BSE: 0.0035%
Equity Futures 0.00185%
Equity Options 0.05% on Premium
Currency Futures 0.0013%
Currency Options
Commodity
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Share Broker Features

 ICICIDirectVentura
3 in 1 Account
Mobile Trading
Charting
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
Intraday Square-off Time
Other Features
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Broker Ratings (Average User Rating)

 ICICIDirectVentura
  239 Customer Reviews    Rate ICICIDirect 101 Customer Reviews    Rate Ventura
Fees Ratings 2.3 3.9
Trading Brokerage Rating 1.8 4.2
Trading Platform Usability 3.3 3.6
Customer Service Ratings 2.9 3.7
Overall Ratings Rated 2.5 stars Rated 4.0 stars
Broker Rating ICICIDirect is Rated 2.5 / 5 based on 239 customer reviews Ventura is Rated 4.0 / 5 based on 101 customer reviews
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Investment Options Available

 ICICIDirectVentura
Stock / Equity
Commodity
Currency
Initial Public Offers (IPO)
Mutual Funds
Bond / NCD
Debt
Other Investment Options
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Customer Service Offered

 ICICIDirectVentura
24/7 Customer Service
Email Support
Onine Live Chat
Phone Support
Toll Free Number
Through Branches
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Research / Tips / Reports Published

 ICICIDirectVentura
Daily Market Report
Free Tips
Quarterly Result Analysis
News Alerts
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Suitable for Investor Category

 ICICIDirectVentura
Casual Investor
Active Investor
Trader

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Pros, Cons and Other Review Comments

 ICICIDirectVentura
Pros
  • Offers 3-in-1 account which makes stock market investment very easy for casual investors.
  • Wide range of investment options available under one portal.
  • Provides a low bandwidth website which works well where internet connection is slow.
  • GTC (good till cancellation) and off-market hours order placement facility is very useful.

More Advantages...

- Brokerage is negotiable if you pay around Rs 1.20 lakhs margin money when opening the account. This can be withdrawn once the account is opened.
- Advance money charged for prepaid plan (i.e. Rs 3500) is reimbursed against similar amount of brokerage generated over the period of time.

More Advantages...

Cons
  • ICICI Security charges high brokerage in comparison to most of the brokers.
  • Very high 'minimum brokerage' of Rs 35 per trade or 2.5% of the trade value whichever is lower.
  • Poor performance of website is reported in peak hours of trading.

More Disadvantages...

- Only prepaid plans are available.

More Disadvantages...

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