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Brokerage, Other Charges, Leverage &s; Margin:

We have explained various brokerage and other charges levied by Geojit BNP Paribas with complete transparency through charts mentioned below:

Equity Trading Charges

Charges Equity Delivery Equity Intraday
Brokerage 0.30% 0.03%
STT 0.1% ON BOTH Buy &s; Sell 0.025% On the Sell side
Transaction / Turnover charges   0.00325%
SEBI Charges 15 Rs/Crore 15 Rs/Crore
GST 18% on (Brokerage + Transaction Charges) 18% on (Brokerage + Transaction Charges)
Stamp Duty 0.01% subject to a maximum of Rs 50 - Depends on state to State 0.01% subject to a maximum of Rs 50 - Depends on state to State

F&O Trading Charges

Charges Equity Delivery Equity Intraday
Brokerage 0.03% [Turnover Per Month] Rs. 75 Per Lot
STT 0.01% On the Sell side 0.017% On the Sell
Transaction / Turnover charges 0.0021% 0.055% (on premium)
SEBI Charges 15 Rs/Crore 15 Rs/Crore
GST 18% on (Brokerage + Transaction Charges) 18% on (Brokerage + Transaction Charges)
Stamp Duty 0.01% subject to a maximum of Rs 50 - Depends on state to State 0.01% subject to a maximum of Rs 50 - Depends on state to State

Currency Trading Charges

Charges Equity Delivery Equity Intraday
Brokerage Rs. 15 Per Lot Rs. 15 Per Lot
STT NA NA
Transaction / Turnover charges 0.00145% 0.0473% (On premium)
SEBI Charges 15 Rs/Crore 15 Rs/Crore
GST 18% on (Brokerage + Transaction Charges) 18% on (Brokerage + Transaction Charges)
Stamp Duty 0.01% subject to a maximum of Rs 50 - Depends on state to State 0.01% subject to a maximum of Rs 50 - Depends on state to State

Other Charges

Minimum Brokerage charges Rs 20 per contract or 1 Paisa / share whichever is higher subject to a maximum of 2.5% per share
Call and Trade Charges NIL

Charges Explained

  • Securities / Commodities Transaction Tax : Tax by the government when transacting on the exchanges. Charged as above on both buy and sell sides when trading equity delivery. Charged only on selling side when trading intraday or on F&O.When trading at Zerodha STT/CTT can be a lot more than the brokerage we charge.

  • Transaction/Turnover Charges: Exchange transaction charges + Clearing charges. Charged by exchanges (NSE, BSE,MCX) and clearing member.

  • Call & trade: Additional charges of Rs.10 per executed order:

  • Stamp charges: Charged as per the state of the client's correspondence address.

  • GST:Tax levied by the government on the services rendered. 18% of ( brokerage + transaction charges)

  • SEBI Charges:Charged at Rs.15 per crore by Securities and Exchange Board of India for regulating the markets.

Exposure or Leverage

Type of Trade Margin
Equity Intraday Up to 10 times
Equity Delivery Up to 7 days but with interest of 22% / annum
Equity Future No Intraday Leverage
Equity Options No Intraday Leverage
Currency Future No Intraday Leverage
Currency Options No Intraday Leverage