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5Paisa Reviews - Options Trading, Brokerage & Platform

Published on Wednesday, April 4, 2018 by Team | Modified on Monday, July 18, 2022

5Paisa Review-Pros & Cons

Pros Cons
Simple and low brokerage at flat Rs 20. No commodity tradings.
Free trading platforms for web, desktop and mobile. No 3-in-1 accounts.
Free research advice on trading. Average customer service.
Paperless Aadhaar account opening process.
Part of IIFL, a popular non-banking financial institution.
Listed in NSE and BSE.

5Paisa Review 2018 - About the company is a discount broker based in Mumbai. It is part of a leading financial services companies - IIFL which has over 2.9 million customers. 5paisa offers services in stock trading, insurance, and mutual funds. It is listed in BSE and NSE and claims to have over Rs 3000 crore in turnover per day.

5paisa was relaunched with a new brokerage model for online broking services in 2016. In 2016, IIFL demerged 5Paisa from the company into 5Paisa Capital. The company leverages innovative technology to offer low-cost trading services. Being a 100% online broker, the company's customer base includes millennials and people from tier-3 and tier-4 cities.

5Paisa 'School' is an initiative towards customer education in trading. It offers various courses on stocks & derivatives trading, technical analysis, insurance, and mutual funds. The courses are designed for traders of all level- beginners, intermediate, and pro. There are also videos and articles available on that are good in understanding various aspects of trading and personal finance.

5Paisa Trading Platforms

1. 5Paisa Desktop Trading Platform

5paisa Trade Station is a powerful desktop trading platform. You need to install it on your desktop computer to trade. Some of the key features offered by the platform are:

  • Advanced Charts- intraday and historical to understand the performance of a particular scrip over a period of time.
  • User-friendly design with multiple shortcuts makes trading simpler and faster.
  • Custom Watchlist for cash and F&O segment.
  • Access to trading insights

2. 5Paisa Browser Trading Platform

You can also trade on 5paisa on the web browser. The platform is available on Chrome, Firefox and Internet Explorer. Key features of the platform are:

  • Fast and intuitive user interface for faster trading.
  • Instant Fund Transfer from your bank to trading account.

3. 5Paisa Mobile Trading App

5Paisa offers a mobile app for trading. The app is available on Apple iOS and Android platforms. Some of the key features are:

  • Live stock quotes from NSE & BSE
  • Trade in Equity, Future & Options (F&O) and Currency segments
  • Multi-asset Live watchlist
  • Advance Charting for scrip analysis

5Paisa Options Brokerage Charges

  • Brokerage for equity options: Rs 20 per executed order
  • Brokerage for currency options: Rs 20 per executed order

Buy and sell are considered as 2 separate orders for calculating brokerage.

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2. THANGAVELU KANDASAMY   I Like It. |Report Abuse|  Link|July 13, 2020 9:32:23 PMReply
What is the required margin amount to sell bank nity option intraday and carry(normal)forward type trade.
If I choose Platinum account what may be the amount to tade bank nifty options.for both selling and buying options
I do not need demat will not have AMO fees correct?
1. discover broker   I Like It. |Report Abuse|  Link|December 23, 2019 2:04:18 PMReply
great content for new investors thanks for sharing with us
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