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Year of Incorporation 1994
Website http://www.kotaksecurities.com
Phone 1800 222 299
Exchanges enabled NSE, BSE, MCX-SX, MCX & NCDEX
Demat (NSDL/CDSL) NSDL/CDSL
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Profit after Tax FY11/12 Rs 145.1 Crores
Profit after Tax FY12/13 Rs 123.8 Crores
Profit after Tax FY13/14 Rs 163.6 Crores
Profit after Tax FY 14/15 Rs 283.3 Crores
Profit after Tax FY 15/16 Rs 251.5 Crores
Debt FY11/12 Rs 121 Crores
Debt FY12/13 Rs 91 Crores
Debt FY13/14 Rs 69 Crores
Debt FY14/15 Rs 567 Crores
Debt FY15/16 Rs 1973 Crores
Profit to Equity(%) FY11/12 8.40
Profit to Equity(%) FY12/13 5.92
Profit to Equity(%) FY13/14 8.28
Profit to Equity(%) FY14/15 13
Profit to Equity(%) FY15/16 10.3
Balance Sheet Size FY11/12 Rs 3094 Crores
Balance Sheet Size FY12/13 Rs 2980 Crores
Balance Sheet Size FY13/14 Rs 3323 Crores
Balance Sheet Size FY14/15 Rs 4649 Crores
Balance Sheet Size FY15/16 Rs 4262 Crores
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Active clients - 2013 2,23,280
Active clients - 2014 2,68,459
Active clients - 2015 2,46,945
Active clients - 2016 2,57,563
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Equity 0.05% for Intraday & 0.5% for Delivery - Reduces upto 0.01/0.1 if brokerage paid upfront
Equity Futures 0.05% - Reduces upto 0.01% if brokerage paid upfront
Equity Options Rs 100/lot - Reduces upto Rs 30/lot if brokerage paid upfront
Currency Futures 0.05% - Reduces upto 0.01% if brokerage paid upfront
Currency Options Rs 100/lot - Reduces upto Rs 30/lot if brokerage paid upfront
Commodity 0.05% - Reduces upto 0.01% if brokerage paid upfront
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Trading only NA
Trading & Demat Rs 750
Commodity Rs 250
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Equity 0.00325% of Turnover
Futures   0.00436% of Turnover
Options 0.0594% of Premium Turnover
Commodities   0.00436% of Turnover
AMC charge   Rs 50/Month
DP Transaction Charge   0.04% or Rs 27/debit transaction whichever is higher
Offline order placing Charge Rs 20/call after the first 20 orders every month
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Intraday 5 Days
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Equity Upto 15 Times for Intraday, For Delivery upto 3 times but at Interest of Rs 75/Lakh/day or @24%/annum
Equity Futures Upto 5 times Intraday
Equity Options Buying No Margin, Shorting upto 2 times for Intraday
Currency Futures Upto 2 times Intraday
Currency Options Buying No Margin, Shorting upto 2 times for Intraday
Commodity Upto 2 times Intraday
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Reviews on Kotak Securities

Pooja Mishra

21 August 2014

Kotak is a good broker, if you want to trade some stocks but are planning not to be active in market, they have good platform and convenient service. But when I started trading in Nifty Options the brokerage was very very high, I was paying 50 Rs per lot, and generally trade 5 lots of call/put, so brokerage excluding taxes use to cost Rs. 500 per trade, I thought it must be a standard everywhere, thanks to website..I see so many brokers who charge so much lesser!

Raghav Patel

27 August 2014

Hi Pooja, If you have started trading in options would recommend you to look for a fixed brokerage rate, instead of paying per lot. There was plenty of discount brokers who offer minimal brokerage and good service. Do check out our broker directory..

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NEWS ON KOTAK SECURITIES

Top intraday trading ideas for afternoon trade for Friday, 18 August 2017 - Economic Times

18 August 2017

... 9,900-mark following selling in IT major Infosys. The index was down 90.95 points, or 0.92 per cent, at 9,813.20. ETMarkets.com collated list of trading ideas from various experts and here's what they had recommended: Shrikant Chouhan, Kotak Securities

Nifty 50 Earnings Forecasts Cut Amid Multiple Headwinds - BloombergQuint

18 August 2017

“We do not rule out further downgrades if the economy fails to recover quickly from the temporary disruption arising from demonetisation and implementation of GST,” said Kotak Securities. The brokerage had another warning: an extended slowdown in ...

Weekly Market Quote by Sanjeev Zarbade, Vice President - PCG Research, Kotak Securities - Equity Bulls

14 August 2017

It was one of the worst weeks for several months as Global markets signed off on a weak note. Geopolitical tensions between the US and North Korea took the centre stage as each side threatened the other with dire circumstances. The crisis started with ...

Add Muthoot Finance, target Rs 500; focus shifting to subsidiaries: Kotak Securities - Moneycontrol.com

09 August 2017

Add Muthoot Finance, target Rs 500; focus shifting to subsidiaries: Kotak Securities. The company has started building businesses outside the gold loan sector. Muthoot Homefin has loan book of Rs 600 crore and Belstar Investment and Finance has a loan ...and more »

Expect to see 5-10% upside in Tata Steel: Kotak Securities - Moneycontrol.com

08 August 2017

In an interview to CNBC-TV18, Jatin Damania of Kotak Securities shared his readings and views on the same. Tata Steel numbers were ahead of our estimates. Growth looks good because the restructuring at the European business, improved product mix will ...

5-6% lower on L&T makes a good entry point: Kotak Sec - Moneycontrol.com

31 July 2017

It was a good Q1 for Larsen and Toubro (L&T) as revenue and profits beat estimates while margins came in marginally lower than expected. In an interview to CNBC-TV18, Sanjeev Zarbade, Analyst at Kotak Securities shared his verdict on the stock.