Zen Securities vs Zerodha vs Trade Smart Online

Zen Securities 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
Zen Securities 1995040-4423 2323NSE, 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
Zen SecuritiesRs 4.14 CroresRs 4.03 CroresRs 6.89 CroresRs 24.2 Crores Rs 15.3 Crores Rs 8.1 Lakhs

 

COMPANYDebt FY11/12Debt FY12/13Debt FY13/14Debt FY 14/15Debt FY15/16Debt FY 16/17
Zerodha000NA 0 0
Trade Smart Online00Rs 1.38 Crores0
Zen SecuritiesNILRs 5.32 Crores Rs 13.9 LakhsRs 55.1 Lakhs Rs 6.5 Lakhs 0
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
Zen Securities11.327.1112.0738 17 0

 

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
Zen SecuritiesRs 97.7 CroresRs 96.2 CroresRs 114.5 CroresRs 142.7 Crores Rs 150.9 Crores Rs 4.05 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
Zen Securities0.05% for Intraday, 0.5% for Delivery – Negotiable0.04% of Turnover – NegotiableRs 70/lot – Negotiable0.04% of Turnover – NegotiableRs 50/lot – Negotiable0.03% of Turnover – Negotiable

 

Account Opening Costs

COMPANYTrading onlyTrading & DematCommodity
ZerodhaFreeFreeFree
Trade Smart OnlineFreeLifetime Demat maintenance Charges : 700/-Free
Zen SecuritiesNARs 500NILL

 

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
Zen Securities0.004% of Turnover0.0035% of Turnover0.05% of Turnover0.0035% of TurnoverRs 300Rs 50 or 0.05% whichever is higherNil

 

Platforms

COMPANY SoftwareWeb/HTML 5Mobile
Zerodhayesyesno
Trade Smart Onlineyesyesno
Zen Securitiesyesyesyes

 

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
Zen Securities10 days5 yearsNoYesYesYes

 

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
Zen SecuritiesUpto 10 times Intraday, 3 times Delivery @interestUpto 3 times IntradayBuying no Leverage, Shorting upto 3 times IntradayUpto 23 times IntradayBuying no Leverage, Shorting upto 2 times IntradayUpto 3 times Intraday

 

Support & Tools

Company Research & Tips Brokerage CalculatorMargin CalculatorBracket orders & Trailing StoplossTraining & Education
ZerodhaYesYesYesYesYes
Trade Smart OnlineYesYesNoNoNo
Zen SecuritiesYesNoNoNoYes

 

Convenience

COMPANY 3 in 1 AccountInstant Fund withdrawalRelationship Managers
ZerodhaNoNoNo
Trade Smart OnlineNoNoNo
Zen SecuritiesNoNoYes