Zerodha vs Wisdom Capital vs Kotak Securities

Zerodha Vs Action Financial Services Vs Kotak Securities


Background 

Company Year of Incorporationcontact No.Exchanges enabledDemat (NSDL/CDSL)
Zerodha2010 0120-6633205 NSE, BSE, MCX-SX & MCXCDSL
Kotak Securities19941800 222 299NSE, BSE, MCX-SX, MCX & NCDEXNSDL/CDSL
Wisdom Capital20121800-3000-5048NSE, BSE, 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 19 CroresRs 1.1 CroresRs 1.9 CroresRs 4.9 Crores Rs 5.08 Crores Rs 24 Crores
Kotak SecuritiesRs 145.1 CroresRs 123.8 CroresRs 163.6 CroresRs 283.3 CroresRs 251.5 CroresRs 365.2 Crores
Wisdom CapitalNANANA NA NA NA

 

COMPANYDebt FY11/12Debt FY12/13Debt FY13/14Debt FY 14/15Debt FY15/16Debt FY 16/17
Zerodha000000
Kotak SecuritiesRs 121 CroresRs 91 CroresRs 69 CroresRs 567 CroresRs 1973 Crores Rs 988.9 Crores
Wisdom CapitalNANANA NA NA NA

 

COMPANYProfit to Equity(%) FY11/12Profit to Equity(%) FY12/13 Profit to Equity(%) FY13/14Profit to Equity(%) FY 14/15 Profit to Equity(%) FY15/16 Profit to Equity(%) FY 16/17
Zerodha152254147120 169 168
Kotak Securities8.405.928.281310.314
Wisdom CapitalNANANA

 

COMPANYBalance Sheet Size FY11/12Balance Sheet Size FY12/13Balance Sheet Size  FY13/14 Balance Sheet Size  FY14/15Balance Sheet Size  FY15/16Balance Sheet Size  FY16/17
ZerodhaRs 25.4 CroresRs 64.5 CroresRs 111.1 CroresRs 198 CroresRs 417.8 Crores Rs 1072 Crores
Kotak SecuritiesRs 3094 CroresRs 2980 CroresRs 3323 CroresRs 4649 CroresRs 4262 CroresRs 6564.2 Crores
Wisdom CapitalNANANA

 

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.
Kotak Securities0.05% for Intraday & 0.5% for Delivery – Reduces upto 0.01/0.1 if brokerage paid upfront0.05% – Reduces upto 0.01% if brokerage paid upfrontRs 100/lot – Reduces upto Rs 30/lot if brokerage paid upfront0.05% – Reduces upto 0.01% if brokerage paid upfrontRs 100/lot – Reduces upto Rs 30/lot if brokerage paid upfront0.05% – Reduces upto 0.01% if brokerage paid upfront
Wisdom CapitalLifetime Freedom PlanLifetime Freedom PlanLifetime Freedom PlanLifetime Freedom PlanLifetime Freedom PlanLifetime Freedom Plan

 

Account Opening Costs

COMPANYTrading onlyTrading & DematCommodity
ZerodhaFreeFreeFree
Kotak SecuritiesNARs 750Rs 250
Wisdom CapitalFreeLifetime Demat maintenance Charges: 1180/-Free

 

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
Kotak Securities0.00325% of Turnover0.00436% of Turnover 0.0594% of Premium Turnover0.00436% of Turnover Rs 50/Month0.04% or Rs 27/debit transaction whichever is higher Rs 20/call after the first 20 orders every month
Wisdom Capital0.0035% of Turnover0.0028% of Turnover0.06% of Premium Turnover0.0025% of TurnoverLifetime FreeRs 14/Debit TransactionRs 20/ Executed Order

 

Platforms

COMPANY SoftwareWeb/HTML 5Mobile
Zerodhayesyesyes
Kotak Securitiesyesyesyes
Wisdom Capitalyesyesyes

 

Charting & Reporting

CompanyIntradayEnd of DayCoding/BacktestingOnline Trade ReportsOnline PNL ReportsOnline Contract Notes
Zerodha365 days on Zerodha Pi10 years on Zerodha PiYesYesYesyes
Kotak Securities5 Days5 YearsNoYesYesYes
Wisdom Capital22 Days10 daysNoYesYesYes

 

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
Kotak SecuritiesUpto 15 Times for Intraday, For Delivery upto 3 times but at Interest of Rs 75/Lakh/day or @24%/annumUpto 5 times IntradayBuying No Margin, Shorting upto 2 times for IntradayUpto 5 times IntradayBuying No Margin, Shorting upto 2 times for IntradayUpto 5 times Intraday
Wisdom CapitalUpto 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

 

Support & Tools

Company Research & Tips Brokerage CalculatorMargin CalculatorBracket orders & Trailing StoplossTraining & Education
ZerodhaYesYesYesYesYes
Kotak SecuritiesYesNoNoNoYes
Wisdom CapitalYesYesYesYesYes

 

Convenience

COMPANY 3 in 1 AccountInstant Fund withdrawalRelationship Managers
ZerodhaNoNoNo
Kotak SecuritiesYesYesYes
Wisdom CapitalNoYesNo