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Zerodha Vs TradeSmart

  Zerodha VNS Finance & Capital Services Ltd
 
Zerodha Logo VNS Finance & Capital Services Ltd Logo
About the Broker Zerodha is a Bangalore, India based Flat Fee Share Broker (Also known as Budget Broker / Discount Broker / Pay Per Order Brokerage Company) for trading in Stock, Commodity and Currency Derivative. It charges a brokerage of 0.01% or Rs 20 per executed... Know more about Zerodha TradeSmart is a Mumbai based broker offering discount brokerage services in stock, commodity and currency trading segments. TradeSmart is part of VNS Finance & Capital Services Ltd; a traditional brokerage company which was incorporated in 1994 to of... Know more about VNS Finance & Capital Services Ltd
Type of Broker Discount Broker Discount Broker
Supported Exchnage NSE, BSE, MCX and NCDEX BSE, NSE, MCX
Account Type Standard Plan Power Plan (₹15/Order)
Broker Enquiry Open an Online Trading Account with Zerodha. Leave your contact info and we will get in touch with you. Open an Online Trading Account with TradeSmart. Leave your contact info and we will get in touch with you.
Year of Incorporation 2010 1994
Number of Branches 22 1
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Zerodha Vs TradeSmart Charges

  Zerodha VNS Finance & Capital Services Ltd
Trading Account Opening Fees ₹200 ₹200
Trading Account AMC ₹0 (Free) ₹0
Demat Account Opening Fees ₹100 ₹200
Demat Account AMC ₹300 ₹300
Demat Account is Mandatory? No No
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Zerodha Vs TradeSmart Brokerage

Brokerage Plan 1

  Zerodha VNS Finance & Capital Services Ltd
Account Type Standard Plan Power Plan (₹15/Order)
Fixed Charges
Equity Delivery Brokerage ₹0 (Free) ₹15
Equity Intraday Brokerage ₹20 per executed order or .01% whichever is lower ₹15
Equity Futures Brokerage ₹20 per executed order or .01% whichever is lower ₹15
Equity Options Brokerage ₹20 per executed order or .01% whichever is lower ₹15
Currency Futures Trading Brokerage ₹20 per executed order or .01% whichever is lower ₹15
Currency Options Trading Brokerage ₹20 per executed order or .01% whichever is lower ₹15
Commodity Futures Trading Brokerage ₹20 per executed order or .01% whichever is lower ₹15
Commodity Options Trading Brokerage ₹20 per executed order or .01% whichever is lower ₹15

Brokerage Plan 2

  Zerodha VNS Finance & Capital Services Ltd
Account Type Standard Plan Value Plan
Fixed Charges
Equity Delivery Brokerage ₹0 (Free) 0.007%
Equity Intraday Brokerage ₹20 per executed order or .01% whichever is lower 0.007%
Equity Futures Brokerage ₹20 per executed order or .01% whichever is lower 0.007%
Equity Options Brokerage ₹20 per executed order or .01% whichever is lower ₹7 Per Lot
Currency Futures Trading Brokerage ₹20 per executed order or .01% whichever is lower 0.007%
Currency Options Trading Brokerage ₹20 per executed order or .01% whichever is lower ₹7 Per Lot
Commodity Futures Trading Brokerage ₹20 per executed order or .01% whichever is lower 0.007%
Commodity Options Trading Brokerage ₹20 per executed order or .01% whichever is lower

Other Charges

Minimum Brokerage Charges ₹0 ₹15
Other Brokerage Charges Physical contact notes: ₹20, Trade SMS Alerts: ₹1 per SMS Intraday positions (MIS, CO & BO) squared off by RMS team is charged at Rs 20 per executed order
Call & Trade Charges ₹20 per executed order ₹20 per executed order
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Zerodha Vs TradeSmart Taxes

  Zerodha VNS Finance & Capital Services Ltd
Securities Transaction Tax (STT)
  • 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 Check table below Check table below
SEBI Charges Rs 15 per Crore Rs 15 per Crore
Goods and Services Tax (GST) 18% on (brokerage + transaction charges) 18% on (brokerage + transaction charges)
Stamp Duty 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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Zerodha Vs TradeSmart Transaction Charges

  Zerodha VNS Finance & Capital Services Ltd
Equity Delivery NSE ₹325 per Cr (0.00325%) | BSE ₹300 per Cr (0.003%) (each side) 0.0035%
Equity Intraday NSE ₹325 per Cr (0.00325%) | BSE ₹300 per Cr (0.003%) (each side) 0.0035%
Equity Futures NSE ₹190 per Cr (0.0019%) | BSE ₹300 per Cr (0.003%) (each side) 0.0024%
Equity Options NSE ₹5000 per Cr (0.05%) | BSE ₹300 per Cr (0.003%) (on premium) 0.0715%
Currency Futures NSE ₹90 per Cr (0.0009%) | BSE ₹22 per Cr (0.00022%) 0.00165%
Currency Options NSE ₹4000 per Cr (0.04%) | BSE ₹100 per Cr (0.001%) (on premium) 0.06%
Commodity Group A - ₹260 per Cr (0.0026%) 0.0039%
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Zerodha Vs TradeSmart Exposure Margin

  Zerodha VNS Finance & Capital Services Ltd
Equity Delivery 1x (no margin) 1x (no margin)
Equity Intraday Up to 20x (based on the stock) 30x trading margin
Equity Futures Intraday - 40%(2.5x), Carry forward - 100%(1x) of Total margin (Span+ Exposure) MIS: 3X | BO: 7X | CO: 7X
Equity Options Intraday - 40%(2.5x), Carry forward - 100%(1x) of Total margin (Span+ Exposure) MIS: 3X | BO: 7X | CO: 7X
Currency Futures Intraday - 40%(2.5x), Carry forward - 100%(1x) of Total margin (Span+ Exposure) MIS: 3X | BO: 3X | CO: 3X
Currency Options Intraday - 40%(2.5x), Carry forward - 100%(1x) of Total margin (Span+ Exposure) MIS: 3X | BO: NA | CO: NA
Commodity Futures Intraday - 40%(2.5x), Carry forward - 100%(1x) of Span MIS: 2X | BO: 6X | CO: 6X
Commodity Options MIS: NA | BO: NA | CO: NA
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Zerodha and TradeSmart Feature Comparison

  Zerodha VNS Finance & Capital Services Ltd
3 in 1 Account No No
Charting Yes Yes
Automated Trading Yes Yes
SMS Alerts No No
Online Demo Yes Yes
Online Portfolio No No
Margin Trading Funding Available No No
Margin Against Shares (Equity Cash)
Margin Against Shares (Equity F&O)
Trading Platform Kite Web, Kite Android/iOS, Pi, Coin, Kite mobile NEST, NOW, Spin
Intraday Square-off Time 3:10 PM Equity (Cash, F&O): 3.10 PM, Currency: 4.45 PM, Commodity: 30 mins before closing
Other Features Direct Mutual Funds, APIs
Referral Program Yes Yes
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Zerodha Vs TradeSmart Review

  Zerodha VNS Finance & Capital Services Ltd
  348 Customer Reviews    Rate Zerodha 58 Customer Reviews    Rate TradeSmart
Fees Ratings 3.8 3.9
Trading Brokerage Rating 4.4 4.5
Trading Platform Usability 3.6 3.7
Customer Service Ratings 3.5 4.1
Overall Ratings Rated 3.8 stars Rated 4.1 stars
Broker Rating Zerodha is Rated 3.8 / 5 based on 348 customer reviews TradeSmart is Rated 4.1 / 5 based on 58 customer reviews
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  Zerodha VNS Finance & Capital Services Ltd
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Zerodha Vs TradeSmart Investment Options

  Zerodha VNS Finance & Capital Services Ltd
Stock / Equity Yes Yes
Commodity Yes Yes
Currency Yes Yes
Initial Public Offers (IPO) No No
Mutual Funds Yes Yes
Bond / NCD No Yes
Debt No No
Other Investment Options
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Zerodha Vs TradeSmart Customer Service

  Zerodha VNS Finance & Capital Services Ltd
24/7 Customer Service No No
Onine Live Chat No Yes
Through Branches No No
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Zerodha Vs TradeSmart Order Type Offered

  Zerodha VNS Finance & Capital Services Ltd
Bracket Order Yes Yes
Cover Order Yes Yes
Buy Today Sell Tomorrow (BTST) Yes No
Sell Today Buy Tomorrow (STBT) Yes No
After Market Order(AMO) Yes Yes
Good Till Cancelled (GTC) No Yes
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Zerodha Vs TradeSmart Research Report

  Zerodha VNS Finance & Capital Services Ltd
Daily Market Report No No
Free Tips No No
Quarterly Result Analysis No No
News Alerts No No
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Zerodha Vs TradeSmart Suitable For Investor Type

  Zerodha VNS Finance & Capital Services Ltd
Casual Investor
Active Investor Yes Yes
Trader Yes Yes
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Zerodha Vs TradeSmart - Advantages and Disadvantages

  Zerodha VNS Finance & Capital Services Ltd
Pros
  • Free equity delivery trades. No brokerage charges for Cash-N-Carry orders.
  • Excellent trading platforms made available for free to all its customers.
  • Simple flat fee brokerage services across segments and exchanges (BSE, NSE, MCX).
  • Brokerage is 0.01% or Rs 20 per executed order, whichever is lower for Intraday, F&O and Currency Derivatives. No hidden charges.
  • 10% referral credit for reffering new customers.
  • Direct Mutual Fund Investment is available.
  • Over 7L+ customers and 8% of daily volume at BSE, NSE and MCX.

More Advantages...

  • EquiMax funding offers up to 4x times exposure in equity delivery. This facility could be enabled with annual subscription fee of ₹1000.
  • Unlike most of the discount brokers; Trade Smart Online offers 2 unique brokerage plans designed in such a way that it suits every trading strategy. Switching between these plans is made very easy which offers great flexibility.
  • TSO offers to invest in Mutual Funds, bonds and Offer For Sale (OFS). These financial instruments are not available with most discount brokers including other popular discount brokers like Zerodha and RKSV.
  • Excellent referral benefits are available. Customer receives 10% credit of the brokerage generated by the clients referred by them.
  • No minimum amount is needed to open or maintain a trading account with TSO.
  • Customer service is available through live chat on its website. This is very convenient for many customers.
  • Trade Smart Online is in the stock broking industry since 1994.
  • TSO's online knowledge base has lot of information which is helpful for most customers.

More Advantages...

Cons
  • Doesn't provide stock tips, research reports or recommendations.
  • Call & Trade is charged at extra Rs 20 order.
  • Doesn't provide options to invest in IPO, Bond and NCD's public offers.
  • Margin funding is not available.
  • GTC/GTD not available in Equity.

More Disadvantages...

  • Call and Trade is charged at extra ₹20 per executed order.
  • Physical contract notes ₹20 per contract note + courier charges
  • Intraday positions (MIS, CO & BO) squared off by RMS team is charged at ₹20.
  • 24/7 customer service is not available.
  • Facility to invest in IPO's is not available.
  • Doesn't provide daily market report, free tips, news alerts and technical analysis.
  • 3-in-1 accounts are not available as company doesn't provide banking services.

More Disadvantages...

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