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Kotak Securities
Motilal Oswal
Motilal Oswal

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Year of Incorporation 1994 1987
Website http://www.kotaksecurities.com http://www.motilaloswal.com
Phone 1800 222 299 022-30896680
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 87.3 Crores
Profit after Tax FY12/13 Rs 123.8 Crores Rs 89.0 Crores
Profit after Tax FY13/14 Rs 163.6 Crores Rs 18.4 Crores
Profit after Tax FY 14/15 Rs 283.3 Crores Rs 105.8 Crores
Profit after Tax FY 15/16
Debt FY11/12 Rs 121 Crores Rs 43.9 Crores
Debt FY12/13 Rs 91 Crores Rs 2.9 Crores
Debt FY13/14 Rs 69 Crores Rs 6.08 Crores
Debt FY14/15 Rs 567 Crores Rs 174.6 Crores
Debt FY15/16
Profit to Equity(%) FY11/12 8.40 15.88
Profit to Equity(%) FY12/13 5.92 13.28
Profit to Equity(%) FY13/14 8.28 2.72
Profit to Equity(%) FY14/15 13 16
Profit to Equity(%) FY15/16
Balance Sheet Size FY11/12 Rs 3094 Crores Rs 997 Crores
Balance Sheet Size FY12/13 Rs 2980 Crores Rs 1277 Crores
Balance Sheet Size FY13/14 Rs 3323 Crores Rs 1353 Crores
Balance Sheet Size FY14/15 Rs 4649 Crores Rs 1670 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 2,23,280 1,23,022
Active clients - 2014 2,68,459 1,52,608
Active clients - 2015 2,46,945 1,65,844
Active clients - 2016 2,57,563 1,92,095
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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% for Intraday & 0.5% for Delivery - Reduces upto 0.015/0.15% if brokerage paid upfront
Equity Futures 0.05% - Reduces upto 0.01% if brokerage paid upfront 0.05% - Reduces upto 0.015% if brokerage paid upfront
Equity Options Rs 100/lot - Reduces upto Rs 30/lot if brokerage paid upfront Rs 70/lot - Reduces upto Rs 30/lot if brokerage paid upfront
Currency Futures 0.05% - Reduces upto 0.01% if brokerage paid upfront 0.05% - Reduces upto 0.015% if brokerage paid upfront
Currency Options Rs 100/lot - Reduces upto Rs 30/lot if brokerage paid upfront Rs 20/lot
Commodity 0.05% - Reduces upto 0.01% if brokerage paid upfront 0.05% - Reduces upto 0.015% if brokerage paid upfront
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Account Opening Costs

Trading only NA NA
Trading & Demat Rs 750 Free, but with Margin Cheque
Commodity Rs 250 Free, but with Margin Cheque
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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   0.00200% of Turnover
Options 0.0594% of Premium Turnover 0.051% of Premium Turnover
Commodities 0.00436% of Turnover   0.0025% of Turnover
AMC charge Rs 50/Month   Free
DP Transaction Charge 0.04% or Rs 27/debit transaction whichever is higher   Rs 20/Debit Transaction
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 3 Months - Pay Extra for Falcon
End of Day 5 Years 10 years - Pay Extra for Falcon
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 10 Times for Intraday, & For Delivery Upto 3 times @24%/Annum
Equity Futures Upto 5 times Intraday Upto 2 Times Intraday
Equity Options Buying No Margin, Shorting upto 2 times for Intraday NA
Currency Futures Upto 2 times Intraday Upto 2 times Intraday
Currency Options Buying No Margin, Shorting upto 2 times for Intraday NA
Commodity Upto 2 times Intraday Upto 2 times 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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