Kotak Securities - Safe, Reliable & Trustworthy Broker

13.65% 844,627 Clients

Incorporated in 1994, Kotak Securities is one of the trusted brokers in India. It has a huge customer base and significant offline presence across various locations in India. It also has offices in foreign countries including New York, London, Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Mauritius, and Singapore.

Kotak Securities is a full-time service broker offering various investment products as per investors' requirements. It is a corporate member of NSE & BSE and maintains depository services with the help of both the depositories, NSDL and CDSL.

About Kotak Securities

The following are the key facts about Kotak Securities. As on 16th July 2020:

  • More than 25 years of industry experience
  • A research team for in-depth market analysis
  • Provides margin against securities up to 18 times
  • Free investment guidance through Kotak Securities Academy
  • Offers a fixed percentage based and dynamic brokerage plan
  • Provides call & trade investment facility
  • Xtralite website to trade at slow internet connection

Why is Kotak Securities safer than other brokers?

  1. Vision Of The Management

    With more than 25 years of experience in business and finance, Kotak Securities has an experienced management team. The trustees of the company are Mr. Amit Krishnakant Desai, Mr. Noshir Dastur, Mr. Chandrashekhar Sathe, and Mr. Arun Palkar with more than 30 years of experience in the finance industry. The vision of the management team is to deliver consistent performance to meet the benchmark and satisfy the customer's needs. It has the trust of more than 21 lakh investors connected with the Kotak Group.

  2. Technology Focus

    Kotak Securities offers terminal-based, web-based, and mobile-based trading platforms and various investment tools. For active traders, it has Keat Pro X, a terminal-based software, providing advanced charting tools. Fastlane is a Java-based trading application to track the market live without installing the full-fledged software.

  3. Strong Physical Presence

    Kotak Securities has a strong physical presence across 1128+ locations in 352+ cities in India. Customers can visit any nearby office of the broker to get a solution to any investment-related problems.

  4. Lower Complaints to Active Clients Ratio

    Kotak Securities' ratio of complaints to active client is lower indicating it as one of the safe brokers in India.

  5. Listed Company in NSE & BSE Exchanges

    Kotak Securities is a listed company in NSE and BSE stock exchanges. Being a public limited company, Kotak Securities has to share the financial data with the public from time to time. As the financial information is open for investors and shareholders, it creates a transparent view for the company and increases the trust.

  6. Strong Parent Company

    Kotak Securities is a subsidiary of Kotak Mahindra Bank, one of the leading private sector banks in India. With the strong backbone, Kotak Securities can get support from the parent company when the company needs credit.

Kotak Securities Risks

  1. Securities in Pooled Account

    A pool account is a central account where the purchase and sales of shares facilitated by the brokers. The shares first come to the pool account of the member then go to the Demat account. The broker can pledge and borrow against those securities in a pooled account without informing the clients.

  2. Dynamic Brokerage Plan

    Kotak Securities offers a fixed percentage based brokerage plan where the brokerage depends upon trading volume. The broker also offers a dynamic brokerage plan which creates confusion for investors on brokerage fees.

Kotak Securities Memberships

Kotak Securities is a registered member of SEBI and a corporate member of NSE, BSE, MCX, and NCDEX. Kotak Securities is a depository participant (DP) with both NSDL and CDSL.

Kotak Securities's various membership details are as follows:

  • SEBI Registration no: INZ000200137
  • NSDL: IN300214
  • BSE Code: 673
  • NSE Code: 08081


Kotak Securities is a safe broker in India with more than 25 years of experience in the domain. It has a strong parent company to support financial needs whenever required by the broker. With a strong physical presence, the investors can visit the nearby branch for any related queries.

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Information on this page was last updated on Tuesday, January 28, 2020


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