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Motilal Oswal


Year of Incorporation 1987
Phone 022-30896680
Exchanges enabled NSE, BSE, MCX-SX, 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 87.3 Crores
Profit after Tax FY12/13 Rs 89.0 Crores
Profit after Tax FY13/14 Rs 18.4 Crores
Profit after Tax FY 14/15 Rs 105.8 Crores
Profit after Tax FY 15/16 Rs 594 Crores
Profit after Tax FY 16/17 Rs 110.7 Crores
Profit after Tax FY17/18 Rs 327.1 Crores
Debt FY11/12 Rs 43.9 Crores
Debt FY12/13 Rs 2.9 Crores
Debt FY13/14 Rs 6.08 Crores
Debt FY14/15 Rs 174.6 Crores
Debt FY15/16 Rs 409.6 Crores
Debt FY 16/17 Rs 888.5 Crores
Debt FY 17/18 Rs 1243 Crores
Profit to Equity(%) FY11/12 15.88
Profit to Equity(%) FY12/13 13.28
Profit to Equity(%) FY13/14 2.72
Profit to Equity(%) FY14/15 16
Profit to Equity(%) FY15/16 8.2
Profit to Equity(%) FY16/17 14
Profit to Equity(%) FY17/18 48
Balance Sheet Size FY11/12 Rs 997 Crores
Balance Sheet Size FY12/13 Rs 1277 Crores
Balance Sheet Size FY13/14 Rs 1353 Crores
Balance Sheet Size FY14/15 Rs 1670 Crores
Balance Sheet Size FY15/16 Rs 2060 Crores
Balance Sheet Size FY16/17 Rs 3012.3 Crores
Balance Sheet Size FY17/18 Rs 4975.6 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 1,23,022
Active clients - 2014 1,52,608
Active clients - 2015 1,65,844
Active clients - 2016 1,92,095
Active clients - 2017 2,83,519
Active clients - 2018 3,28,145
Active clients Rating


Equity 0.05% for Intraday & 0.5% for Delivery - Reduces upto 0.015/0.15% if brokerage paid upfront
Equity Futures 0.05% - Reduces upto 0.015% if brokerage paid upfront
Equity Options Rs 70/lot - Reduces upto Rs 30/lot if brokerage paid upfront
Currency Futures 0.05% - Reduces upto 0.015% if brokerage paid upfront
Currency Options Rs 20/lot
Commodity 0.05% - Reduces upto 0.015% if brokerage paid upfront
Brokerage Rating

Account Opening Costs

Trading only NA
Trading & Demat Free, but with Margin Cheque
Commodity Free, but with Margin Cheque
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Transparency & other costs

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Equity 0.00325% of Turnover
Futures 0.00200% of Turnover
Options 0.051% of Premium Turnover
Commodities 0.0025% of Turnover
AMC charge Free
DP Transaction Charge Rs 20/Debit Transaction
Offline order placing Charge Nil
Transparency & other costs Rating


Web/HTML 5
Platforms Rating


Intraday 3 Months - Pay Extra for Falcon
End of Day 10 years - Pay Extra for Falcon
Charting Rating


Online Trade Reports
Online PNL Reports
Online Contract Notes
Reporting Rating


Leverage Provided

Equity Upto 10 Times for Intraday, & For Delivery Upto 3 times @24%/Annum
Equity Futures Upto 2 Times Intraday
Equity Options NA
Currency Futures Upto 2 times Intraday
Currency Options NA
Commodity 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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3 in 1 Account
Instant Fund withdrawal
Relationship Managers
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