Motilal Oswal vs Zerodha vs Trade Smart Online

Motilal Oswal Vs Zerodha Vs Trade Smart Online


Background

Company Year of Incorporationcontact No.Exchanges enabledDemat (NSDL/CDSL)
Zerodha2010 0120-6633205 NSE, BSE, MCX-SX & MCXCDSL
Trade Smart Online1994 as VNS Finance & Capital022-42878000NSE, BSECDSL
Motilal Oswal1987022-30896680NSE, BSE, MCX-SX, MCX & NCDEXNSDL/CDSL

 

Financial Health

COMPANYProfit after Tax FY11/12Profit after Tax FY12/13PROFIT AFTER TAX FY13/14 Profit after Tax FY 14/15 Profit after Tax FY 15/16 Profit after Tax FY 16/17
ZerodhaRs 2.3 CroresRs 5.8 CroresRs 10.27 CroresNA Rs 44.2 Crores Rs 88.4 Crores
Trade Smart OnlineNANANANA
Motilal OswalRs 87.3 CroresRs 89.0 CroresRs 18.4 CroresRs 105.8 CroresRs 594 CroresRs 110.7 Crores

 

COMPANYDebt FY11/12Debt FY12/13Debt FY13/14Debt FY 14/15Debt FY15/16Debt FY 16/17
Zerodha000NA 0 0
Trade Smart Online00Rs 1.38 Crores0
Motilal OswalRs 43.9 CroresRs 2.9 CroresRs 6.08 CroresRs 174.6 CroresRs 409.6 CroresRs 888.5 Crores
COMPANYProfit to Equity(%) FY11/12Profit to Equity(%) FY12/13Profit to Equity(%) FY13/14Profit to Equity(%) FY 14/15Profit to Equity(%) FY15/16Profit to Equity(%) FY 16/17
Zerodha152244147NA 169 168
Trade Smart OnlineNANANA
Motilal Oswal15.8813.282.72168.214

 

COMPANY Balance Sheet Size FY11/12 Balance Sheet Size FY12/13 Balance Sheet Size  FY13/14 Balance Sheet Size  FY14/15 Balance Sheet Size  FY15/16 Balance Sheet Size  16/17
ZerodhaRs 25.4 CroresRs 64.5 CroresRs 111.1 CroresNA Rs 417.8 Crores Rs 1072 Crores
Trade Smart OnlineNANANANA
Motilal OswalRs 997 CroresRs 1277 CroresRs 1353 CroresRs 1670 CroresRs 2060 CroresRs 3012.3 Crores

 

Brokerage

CompanyEquityEquity FuturesEquity OptionsCurrency FuturesCurrency OptionsCommodity
ZerodhaFreedom Plan, Pro Plan, ultimate brokerage.Freedom Plan, Pro Plan, ultimate brokerage.Freedom Plan, Pro Plan, ultimate brokerage.Freedom Plan, Pro Plan, ultimate brokerage.Freedom Plan, Pro Plan, ultimate brokerage.Freedom Plan, Pro Plan, ultimate brokerage.
Trade Smart OnlineUpfront Schemes :Unlimited for Rs 999/PM, Rs 5555/year, Rs 9999/Lifetime, Rs. 9 per Trade PlanUpfront Schemes :Unlimited for Rs 999/PM, Rs 5555/year, Rs 9999/Lifetime, Rs. 9 per Trade PlanUpfront Schemes :Unlimited for Rs 999/PM, Rs 5555/year, Rs 9999/Lifetime, Rs. 9 per Trade PlanUpfront Schemes :Unlimited for Rs 999/PM, Rs 5555/year, Rs 9999/Lifetime, Rs. 9 per Trade PlanUpfront Schemes :Unlimited for Rs 999/PM, Rs 5555/year, Rs 9999/Lifetime, Rs. 9 per Trade PlanUpfront Schemes :Unlimited for Rs 999/PM, Rs 5555/year, Rs 9999/Lifetime, Rs. 9 per Trade Plan
Motilal Oswal0.05% for Intraday & 0.5% for Delivery – Reduces upto 0.015/0.15% if brokerage paid upfront0.05% – Reduces upto 0.015% if brokerage paid upfrontRs 70/lot – Reduces upto Rs 30/lot if brokerage paid upfront0.05% – Reduces upto 0.015% if brokerage paid upfrontRs 20/lot0.05% – Reduces upto 0.015% if brokerage paid upfront

 

Account Opening Costs

COMPANYTrading onlyTrading & DematCommodity
ZerodhaFreeFreeFree
Trade Smart OnlineFreeLifetime Demat maintenance Charges : 700/-Free
Motilal OswalNAFree, but with Margin ChequeFree, but with Margin Cheque

 

Transparency & other costs

CompanyEquityFuturesOptionsCommodities AMC chargeDP Transaction ChargeOffline order placing Charge
Zerodha0.00325% on Turnover0.0021% on Contract Turnover0.053% on Premium Turnover0.0025% on Contract turnoverRs 200/yearRs 14 per debit instructionRs 20 per executed order
Trade Smart Online0.0035% on Turnover0.0028% on Turnover0.06% on Premium Turnover0.0036% on Contract turnoverTrading: 0, Rs 400/year for DematRs 22/debit transactionRs 25/order placed on the phone
Motilal Oswal0.00325% of Turnover0.00200% on Turnover0.051% of Premium Turnover0.0025on TurnoverFreeRs 20/Debit TransactionNIL

 

Platforms

COMPANY SoftwareWeb/HTML 5Mobile
Zerodhayesyesno
Trade Smart Onlineyesyesno
Motilal Oswalyesyesyes

 

Charting & Reporting

CompanyIntradayEnd of DayCoding/BacktestingOnline Trade ReportsOnline PNL ReportsOnline Contract Notes
Zerodha365 days on Zerodha Pi10 years on Zerodha PiYesYesYesyes
Trade Smart Online22 days10 yearsNoYesYesyes
Motilal Oswal3 Months – Pay Extra for Falcon10 years – Pay Extra for FalconNoYesYesYes

 

Margins(Leverage Provided)

CompanyEquityEquity FuturesEquity OptionsCurrency FuturesCurrency OptionsCommodity
ZerodhaUp to 20 times for intraday, 0 for deliveryUp to 7 times intraday leverageBuying no leverage, Shorting up to 7 times leverage intraday2 times intraday leverageBuying no leverage, Shorting up to 2 times intraday leverage2.5 times intraday leverage
Trade Smart OnlineUpto 10 times for Intraday, & 0 for DeliveryUpto 5 times for IntradayNo Leverage buying, Shorting Intraday upto 2 timesUpto 2 times for intradayNo Leverage buying, Shorting Intraday upto 2 timesUpto 5 times for Intraday
Motilal OswalUpto 10 Times for Intraday, & For Delivery Upto 3 times @24%/AnnumUpto 2 Times IntradayNAUpto 2 times for intradayNAUpto 2 times for intraday

 

Support & Tools

Company Research & Tips Brokerage CalculatorMargin CalculatorBracket orders & Trailing StoplossTraining & Education
ZerodhaYesYesYesYesYes
Trade Smart OnlineYesYesNoNoNo
Motilal OswalYesNoNoNoYes

 

Convenience

COMPANY 3 in 1 AccountInstant Fund withdrawalRelationship Managers
ZerodhaNoNoNo
Trade Smart OnlineNoNoNo
Motilal OswalNoNoYes