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Background

Year of Incorporation 2015 2005
Website http://www.5paisa.com http://www.asthatrade.com
Phone 8976689766 75542 20793
Exchanges enabled NSE, BSE, MCX-SX NSE, MCX-SX, MCX, & NCDEX
Demat (NSDL/CDSL) CDSL NSDL
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Financial Health

Equity & Commodity Consolidated

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Profit after Tax FY11/12 - Rs 20.1 Lakhs
Profit after Tax FY12/13 Rs 2.18 Lakhs
Profit after Tax FY13/14 Rs 4.9 Lakhs
Profit after Tax FY 14/15 Rs 1.01 Crores
Profit after Tax FY 15/16
Debt FY11/12 Rs 5 Lakhs
Debt FY12/13 Rs 28.1 Lakhs
Debt FY13/14 Rs 6.8 Lakhs
Debt FY14/15 Rs 1.06 Crores
Debt FY15/16
Profit to Equity(%) FY11/12 (7.84)
Profit to Equity(%) FY12/13 0.66
Profit to Equity(%) FY13/14 1.47
Profit to Equity(%) FY14/15 30
Profit to Equity(%) FY15/16
Balance Sheet Size FY11/12 Rs 5.6 Crores
Balance Sheet Size FY12/13 Rs 5.3 Crores
Balance Sheet Size FY13/14 Rs 6.65 Crores
Balance Sheet Size FY14/15 Rs 10.42 Crores
Balance Sheet Size FY15/16
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Online Presence
Online Presence

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Active clients

Active clients data source: NSE, as on end of every calendar year. Active client is one who has traded atleast once a year. Brokers whose active clients are trending up, would mean happy clients and hence better to trade with.

Active clients - 2013 NA 1,611
Active clients - 2014 NA 2,440
Active clients - 2015 NA 2,567
Active clients - 2016 2,264 2,788
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Brokerage

Equity 10 Rs Per executed order Choose from: Unlimited Rs 1999/Month or Rs 10/lot or Rs 20/Executed Order
Equity Futures 10 Rs Per executed order Choose from: Unlimited Rs 1999/Month or Rs 10/lot or Rs 20/Executed Order
Equity Options 10 Rs Per executed order Choose from: Unlimited Rs 1999/Month or Rs 10/lot or Rs 20/Executed Order
Currency Futures 10 Rs Per executed order Choose from: Unlimited Rs 999/Month or Rs 5/lot or Rs 20/Executed Order
Currency Options 10 Rs Per executed order Choose from: Unlimited Rs 999/Month or Rs 5/lot or Rs 20/Executed Order
Commodity NA Choose from: Unlimited Rs 1999/Month or Rs 10/lot or Rs 20/Executed Order
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Account Opening Costs

Trading only NA Rs 500
Trading & Demat Rs.750/- Rs 500
Commodity NA Rs 500
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Transparency & other costs

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Equity 0.00325% 0.0049%  
Futures 0.0019% 0.0045%  
Options 0.017% 0.089%  
Commodities NA 0.0045%  
AMC charge Rs.400/- Rs 300/year
DP Transaction Charge Rs.25/- Rs 25/Debit Transaction
Offline order placing Charge Rs.20/- Rs 20/Executed Order
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Platforms

Software
Web/HTML 5
Mobile
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Charting

Intraday 5 Days on NOW/ODIN- Rent of Rs 300/month might apply
End of Day 10 Years
Coding/Backtesting
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Reporting

Online Trade Reports  
Online PNL Reports  
Online Contract Notes
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Margins

Leverage Provided

Equity Upto 15 Times for Intraday & 5 Times for Delivery(Interest charged) Upto 20 times for Intraday, & Upto 4 times for Delivery @interest
Equity Futures Upto 2 Times for Intraday Upto 7 times for Intraday
Equity Options Upto 2 Times for Intraday Upto 2 times for Intraday for buying and shorting
Currency Futures Upto 2 Times for Intraday Upto 3 times for Intraday
Currency Options Upto 2 Times for Intraday Upto 2 times for Intraday for buying and shorting
Commodity NA Upto 7 times for Intraday
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Support & Tools

Research & Tips
Brokerage Calculator
Margin Calculator
Bracket orders & Trailing Stoploss
Training & Education
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Convenience

3 in 1 Account
Instant Fund withdrawal
Relationship Managers
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Our Review

5paisa is the discount broking arm of IIFL and is a relative newbie among the other discount brokers. Pros: Pricing, one-stop financial shop. Cons: Poor platforms and support. Read More