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Acumen Capital Market
Acumen Capital Market


Year of Incorporation 1993 1996
Phone 022-39135001 0484-3079100
Exchanges enabled NSE & BSE NSE, BSE, MCX, & NCDEX
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Financial Health

Equity & Commodity Consolidated

Look for Brokerages with higher profit, low debt, higher Profit to Equity Ratio   which will indicate the profitability based on capital deployed, and atleast Rs 50 crores Balance sheet size. If a broker is in financial trouble, it will first start showing up on his balance sheet, watch out for the brokerages with and

Profit after Tax FY11/12 Rs 26.8 Crores - Rs 60.1 Lakhs
Profit after Tax FY12/13 Rs 24.2 Crores Rs 23.9 Lakhs
Profit after Tax FY13/14 Rs 17.4 Crores Rs 88.1 Lakhs
Profit after Tax FY 14/15 Rs. 11.5 Crores Rs 5.9 Crores
Profit after Tax FY 15/16 Rs 9.28 Crores Rs. 3.2 Crores
Profit after Tax FY 16/17 Rs 2.3 Crores Rs. 71.8 Lakhs
Profit after Tax FY17/18 Rs 11.6 Crores Rs. 5.4 Crores
Debt FY11/12 Nil Rs 4.51 Crores  
Debt FY12/13 Rs 9.1 Crores Rs 2.30 Crores  
Debt FY13/14 Nil Rs 3.32 Crores
Debt FY14/15 Nil Rs 3.5 Crores
Debt FY15/16 Nil Rs. 6.1 Crores
Debt FY 16/17 Nil Rs. 42.9 Lakhs
Debt FY 17/18 Nil Rs. 9.8 Crores
Profit to Equity(%) FY11/12 20.87 (4.97)
Profit to Equity(%) FY12/13 10.98 1.80
Profit to Equity(%) FY13/14 5.6 6.58
Profit to Equity(%) FY14/15 4 44
Profit to Equity(%) FY15/16 2.9 17
Profit to Equity(%) FY16/17 1 3
Profit to Equity(%) FY17/18 4 20
Balance Sheet Size FY11/12 Rs 322 Crores Rs 38.8 Crores
Balance Sheet Size FY12/13 Rs 356 Crores Rs 28.6 Crores
Balance Sheet Size FY13/14 Rs 343 Crores Rs 30.4 Crores
Balance Sheet Size FY14/15 Rs 337 Crores Rs 37.7 Crores
Balance Sheet Size FY15/16 Rs 332 Crores Rs. 42.5 Crores
Balance Sheet Size FY16/17 Rs 343 Crores Rs. 7.5 Crores
Balance Sheet Size FY17/18 Rs 352.5 Crores Rs. 57.7 Crores
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Online Presence
Online Presence

Google trend over time

Active clients

Active clients data source: NSE, as on end of every calendar year in December. 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 20,610 4,593
Active clients - 2014 23,267 4,791
Active clients - 2015 21,321 4,460
Active clients - 2016 23,510 4,248
Active clients - 2017 32,520 5,287
Active clients - 2018 38,563 4,331
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Equity 0.08% for Intraday, 0.5% for Delivery, Reduces with Upfront Brokerage 0.03% for Intraday, 0.3% Delivery - Negotiable
Equity Futures 0.08%, Reduces with Upfront Brokerage 0.02% of Turnover
Equity Options Rs 100/lot, Reduces with Upfront Brokerage Rs 20/lot
Currency Futures NA Rs 20/lot
Currency Options NA Rs 20/lot
Commodity NA 0.025 of Turnover
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Account Opening Costs

Trading only NA Rs 300
Trading & Demat Rs 1500 Rs 550
Commodity NA Rs 300
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Transparency & other costs

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Equity 0.00325% of Turnover 0.004% of Turnover
Futures 0.0019% of Turnover 0.0045% of Turnover  
Options 0.051% of Premium Turnover 0.065% of Premium Turnover
Commodities NA 0.004% of Turnover  
AMC charge Rs 350 Rs 400
DP Transaction Charge Rs 10/debit transaction Rs 15/debit Instruction
Offline order placing Charge Nil Nil
Transparency & other costs Rating


Web/HTML 5
Platforms Rating


Intraday 5 days, Extra rental fees for trading software Upto 5 Days on ODIN
End of Day 5 years, Extra rental fees for trading software Upto 5 years
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Online Trade Reports
Online PNL Reports
Online Contract Notes
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Leverage Provided

Equity Upto 10 times Intraday, 0 for Delivery Upto 5 times for Intraday, 0 for Delivery
Equity Futures No Leverage Upto 2 times for Intraday
Equity Options No Leverage No Leverage
Currency Futures NA Upto 2 times for Intraday
Currency Options NA No Leverage
Commodity NA Upto 2 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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3 in 1 Account
Instant Fund withdrawal
Relationship Managers
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