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HDFC Securities's Online Trading - HDFC Securities have % base brokerage plan, where Minimum brokerage is fix @₹25 per Order. Equity Intraday & Option prices are on the higher range and Equity Delivery & Future trading is on average brokerage level with compare to other full-service brokers.

HDFC Securities Account Opening & AMC Charges

HDFC Securities charges Rs 999 for the opening of a trading account with them and is the one-time fee charged while initiating your account opening process. Rs 750 are annual maintenance charges for a demat account and would get deducted from your account even if you have not traded for a year by HDFC Securities to maintain your account.

Name Details
Trading Account Opening Fee Rs 999
Demat Account Opening Fee Rs 0
Demat Account AMC Rs 750
Trading Account AMC Rs 0
HDFC Securities Brokerage Charges

Please find below HDFC Securities Brokerage charges in their basic Plan. HDFC Securities provides delivery trade at 0.50%, Intraday Trade at 0.05%, Equity Future Trade at Rs 20 per trade, and Equity Option Trade at Rs 20 per trade.

Plan Name Online Trading
Equity Delivery 0.50%
Equity Intraday 0.05%
Equity Future Rs 20 per trade
Equity Options Rs 20 per trade
Currency Futures -
Currency Options -
Monthly Fee NA
Margin Trading 0.05%
Commodity Futures -
Commodity Options -
HDFC Securities Exchange Transaction Charges

The Brokers in India charges Transaction / Turnover charges along with Brokerage on every order executed through the stock exchange. These charges differ by the stock exchange in which you trade and type of trades like delivery, intraday or F&O, etc. HDFC Securities Transaction charges are as per the below table:

Name Details
Equity Delivery 0.00325%
Equity Intraday 0.00325%
Equity Future * .00190%
Equity Options * 0.050% (on premium)
Currency Futures * 0.00110%
Currency Options 0.040% (on premium)
Commodity NA
HDFC Securities Other Charges

A lot of other Charges are getting levied other than brokerage by HDFC Securities like minimum brokerage, call & Trade charges, Stamp duty, DP Charges, etc. A list of the same is in the below table.

Name Details
Minimum Brokerage Rs. 25 per order on equity segment
Call & Trade Rs 0
Stamp Duty * -
DP Charges (on sell side) -
Other Miscellaneous Charges -
HDFC Securities Demat Account Charges

The charges on Demat account transactions are charged separately and over and above trading Brokerage. Find HDFC Securities demat account charges 2020.

Name Details
Depository Service Provider CDSL
Account Opening Fee


Advance Deposit

Rs 7,500/-

  1. For Non BSDA Individual a/c : Rs 750 p.a
  2. For BSDA Individual a/c:
    1. Holding value 0 to 50,000: Nil
    2. Holding value between 50,001 to 2,00,000: Rs 100 p.a
    3. Holding value more than 2,00,000: Rs 750 p.a.
  3. For Corporate a/c:- Rs 1,500 p.a
Dematerialisation Charges

Rs 5 per certificate + Rs 35 per Dematerialisation request submitted

Rematerialisation Charges

Rs 30 per request + CDSL actuals

Transaction Charges (Credit) -
Transaction Charges (debit)
  1. 0.04% of the value of txn subj to min Rs 20 per txn done by EASIEST. For BSDA a/c it's 0.06%, Min Rs 40
  2. 0.04% of the value of txn subj to Min Rs 25 per txn done by HDFC securities. For BSDA a/c It's 0.06%, Min Rs 45
  3. 0.04% of the value of txn subj to Min Rs 40 per txn undertaken by Manual txn. For BSDA a/c it's 0.06%, Min Rs 60
  4. For Debt txn 0.04% of the value of txn subj to Min Rs 40 & Max Rs 5,000 per txn. For BSDA a/c it's 0.06%, Min Rs 60 & Max Rs 5,000
  5. If instruction is submitted on the date of execution then 0.25% of the value of txn subj to Min Rs 25 per txn
Pledge Creation Charges


Pledge Creation Confirmation Charges

If the pledge is marked in favour of HDFC Bank:

  1. 0.02% of the value of the txn subject to min of Rs 40 per txn
  2. 0.04% of the value of the txn subject to min of Rs 60 per txn for BSDA a/c
Pledge Invocation Charges

If the pledge is marked to other than HDFC Bank

  1. 0.04% of the value of the txn subject to min of Rs 40 per txn
  2. 2. 0.06%, of the value of the txn subject to min of Rs 60 per txn for BSDA a/c
Failed Instruction Charges


Other Charges
  1. Mailing charges for non-periodic statements & other communication: Rs 35 for inland & Rs 500 for foreign address
  2. For restoring services if account is suspended for non payment of charges: Rs 250
  3. Reissuance of Delivery Instruction Booklet (DIB): Rs 75 per Booklet
  4. Settlement Charges: Rs 250 pm for CM Principle account & Unified Settlement account & Rs 500 p.m for CM Settlement account

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 TRADE SMART Online 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 ₹25 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 ₹15 per crore by Securities and Exchange Board of India for regulating the markets.
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