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Kotak Securities
Indiainfoline
Indiainfoline

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Year of Incorporation 1994 1996
Website http://www.kotaksecurities.com http://www.indiainfoline.com
Phone 1800 222 299 022-40071000
Exchanges enabled NSE, BSE, MCX-SX, MCX & NCDEX NSE, BSE, MCX-SX, MCX & NCDEX
Demat (NSDL/CDSL) NSDL/CDSL NSDL/CDSL
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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 145.1 Crores Rs 2.78 Crores
Profit after Tax FY12/13 Rs 123.8 Crores Rs 9.69 Crores
Profit after Tax FY13/14 Rs 163.6 Crores Rs 14.69 Crores
Profit after Tax FY 14/15 Rs 283.3 Crores Rs. 76.8 Crores
Profit after Tax FY 15/16 Rs 251.5 Crores Rs 50.2 Crores
Debt FY11/12 Rs 121 Crores Rs 66.8 Crores
Debt FY12/13 Rs 91 Crores Nil
Debt FY13/14 Rs 69 Crores Nil
Debt FY14/15 Rs 567 Crores Nil
Debt FY15/16 Rs 1973 Crores 0
Profit to Equity(%) FY11/12 8.40 27.48
Profit to Equity(%) FY12/13 5.92 7.92
Profit to Equity(%) FY13/14 8.28 31.8
Profit to Equity(%) FY14/15 13 65
Profit to Equity(%) FY15/16 10.3 27.6
Balance Sheet Size FY11/12 Rs 3094 Crores Rs 282 Crores
Balance Sheet Size FY12/13 Rs 2980 Crores Rs 227 Crores
Balance Sheet Size FY13/14 Rs 3323 Crores Rs 1169 Crores * Change in accounting practice
Balance Sheet Size FY14/15 Rs 4649 Crores Rs 1143 Crores
Balance Sheet Size FY15/16 Rs 4262 Crores Rs 1310 Crores
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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 2,23,280 2,35,241
Active clients - 2014 2,68,459 2,86,032
Active clients - 2015 2,46,945 2,62,930
Active clients - 2016 2,57,563 2,22,348
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Brokerage

Equity 0.05% for Intraday & 0.5% for Delivery - Reduces upto 0.01/0.1 if brokerage paid upfront 0.05% Intraday & 0.5% Delivery - Negotiable
Equity Futures 0.05% - Reduces upto 0.01% if brokerage paid upfront 0.05% of Turnover - Negotiable
Equity Options Rs 100/lot - Reduces upto Rs 30/lot if brokerage paid upfront Rs 100/lot - Negotiable
Currency Futures 0.05% - Reduces upto 0.01% if brokerage paid upfront Rs 25/lot - Negotiable
Currency Options Rs 100/lot - Reduces upto Rs 30/lot if brokerage paid upfront Rs 10/lot - Negotiable
Commodity 0.05% - Reduces upto 0.01% if brokerage paid upfront 0.03% - Negotiable
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Account Opening Costs

Trading only NA NA
Trading & Demat Rs 750 Rs 750
Commodity Rs 250 Nil
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Transparency & other costs

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Equity 0.00325% of Turnover 0.00325% of Turnover
Futures 0.00436% of Turnover   0.0038% of Turnover  
Options 0.0594% of Premium Turnover 0.058% of Turnover
Commodities 0.00436% of Turnover   0.0041% of Turnover  
AMC charge Rs 50/Month   Onetime Rs 555 or Rs 25/month
DP Transaction Charge 0.04% or Rs 27/debit transaction whichever is higher   0.05% ( Minimum Rs 15 & Max Rs 100)
Offline order placing Charge Rs 20/call after the first 20 orders every month Nil
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Platforms

Software
Web/HTML 5
Mobile
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Charting

Intraday 5 Days 20 Days
End of Day 5 Years 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, For Delivery upto 3 times but at Interest of Rs 75/Lakh/day or @24%/annum Upto 20 times Intraday, &3 times for Delivery@interest
Equity Futures Upto 5 times Intraday Upto 3 times for Intraday
Equity Options Buying No Margin, Shorting upto 2 times for Intraday Buying no leverage, Shorting upto 3 times
Currency Futures Upto 2 times Intraday Upto 2 times for Intraday
Currency Options Buying No Margin, Shorting upto 2 times for Intraday Buying no leverage, Shorting upto 2 times
Commodity Upto 2 times Intraday Upto 3 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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