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Kotak Securities
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Year of Incorporation 1994 1995 as South Asian Stocks
Website http://www.kotaksecurities.com http://www.sasonline.in
Phone 1800 222 299 011-4040 9 999
Exchanges enabled NSE, BSE, MCX-SX, MCX & NCDEX NSE BSE & MCX
Demat (NSDL/CDSL) NSDL/CDSL NSDL - own demat
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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 57 Thousand
Profit after Tax FY12/13 Rs 123.8 Crores Rs 1.21 Lakhs
Profit after Tax FY13/14 Rs 163.6 Crores Rs 3.87 Lakhs
Profit after Tax FY 14/15 Rs 283.3 Crores Rs 12.7 Lakhs
Profit after Tax FY 15/16 Rs 251.5 Crores Rs 26.3 Lakhs
Debt FY11/12 Rs 121 Crores 0
Debt FY12/13 Rs 91 Crores 0
Debt FY13/14 Rs 69 Crores 0
Debt FY14/15 Rs 567 Crores 0
Debt FY15/16 Rs 1973 Crores 0
Profit to Equity(%) FY11/12 8.40 0.63
Profit to Equity(%) FY12/13 5.92 1.17
Profit to Equity(%) FY13/14 8.28 3.73
Profit to Equity(%) FY14/15 13 12
Profit to Equity(%) FY15/16 10.3 8.4
Balance Sheet Size FY11/12 Rs 3094 Crores Rs 7.6 Crores
Balance Sheet Size FY12/13 Rs 2980 Crores Rs 10.57 Crores
Balance Sheet Size FY13/14 Rs 3323 Crores Rs 11.2 Crores
Balance Sheet Size FY14/15 Rs 4649 Crores Rs 17.4 Crores
Balance Sheet Size FY15/16 Rs 4262 Crores Rs 28.9 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 1,933
Active clients - 2014 2,68,459 4,091
Active clients - 2015 2,46,945 5,617
Active clients - 2016 2,57,563 8,821
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Brokerage

Equity 0.05% for Intraday & 0.5% for Delivery - Reduces upto 0.01/0.1 if brokerage paid upfront Choose from Unlimited for Rs 999/Month or Rs 9/Executed order
Equity Futures 0.05% - Reduces upto 0.01% if brokerage paid upfront Choose from Unlimited for Rs 999/Month or Rs 9/Executed order
Equity Options Rs 100/lot - Reduces upto Rs 30/lot if brokerage paid upfront Choose from Unlimited for Rs 999/Month or Rs 9/Executed order
Currency Futures 0.05% - Reduces upto 0.01% if brokerage paid upfront Choose from Unlimited for Rs 499/Month or Rs 9/Executed order
Currency Options Rs 100/lot - Reduces upto Rs 30/lot if brokerage paid upfront Choose from Unlimited for Rs 499/Month or Rs 9/Executed order
Commodity 0.05% - Reduces upto 0.01% if brokerage paid upfront Choose from Unlimited for Rs 999/Month or Rs 9/Executed order
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Account Opening Costs

Trading only NA Rs 300 for couriered & Rs 200 if printed
Trading & Demat Rs 750 Rs 600 for couriered & Rs 500 if printed
Commodity Rs 250 Rs 300 for couriered & Rs 200 if printed
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Transparency & other costs

Double check on if you are paying much higher other/turnover costs, make sure to compare

Equity 0.00325% of Turnover 0.0035% of Turnover
Futures 0.00436% of Turnover   0.0025% of Turnover
Options 0.0594% of Premium Turnover 0.065% of Premium Turnover
Commodities 0.00436% of Turnover   Rs 310 per Cr.
AMC charge Rs 50/Month   0
DP Transaction Charge 0.04% or Rs 27/debit transaction whichever is higher   Rs 15/Debit Transaction
Offline order placing Charge Rs 20/call after the first 20 orders every month Rs 20/ Executed Order
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Platforms

Software
Web/HTML 5
Mobile
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Charting

Intraday 5 Days 5 Days on NOW
End of Day 5 Years 10 Years on NOW
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 for Intraday & 0 for Delivery
Equity Futures Upto 5 times Intraday Upto 5 times above Span
Equity Options Buying No Margin, Shorting upto 2 times for Intraday Buying 0 & Shorting upto 2 times
Currency Futures Upto 2 times Intraday Upto 2 times for Intraday
Currency Options Buying No Margin, Shorting upto 2 times for Intraday Buying 0 & Shorting upto 2 times
Commodity Upto 2 times Intraday Upto 5 times on Span
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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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