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Major Players of the Industry S. S. Kantilal Ishwarlal Securities Pvt. Ltd. (sharekhan.

com): Sharekhan, India’s leading stock broker is the retail arm of SSKI, and offers you depository services and trade execution facilitiesfor equities, derivatives and commodities backed with investmentadvice tempered by decades of broking experience. A research and analysis team is constantly working to track performance and trends. That’s why Sharekhan has the trading products, which are having oneof the highest success rates in the industry. Sharekhan is having 240share shops in 110 cities; the largest chain of retail share shops in India is of Sharekhan. In future, Sharekhan is planning to enter in Mutual funds,Insurance sector and banking sector to expand beyond the market currently covered by it. And it has started MF (Mutual Funds) on priority basis but wants to grow in it.

ICICI Web Trade Ltd. (ICICIdirect.com) ICICIdirect.com was the first entrant into e-broking. ICICdirect.com provides the 3-in-1 to the users which ties in their saving bank account and their Demat account to their brokerage account electronically. This integration ensures that money is transferred to/from their bank account and the shares are transferred from/to their Demat account automatically without writing any cheques or transfer instructions while carrying out their trades in shares. ICICIdirect.com has the option of trading in shares in cash, margin or spot segments. An investor can also invest in 14 Mutual Funds (Prudential ICICI MF, Franklin Templeton India MF, Alliance Capital MF, JM MF, Birla Sun Life MF, Sundaram MF, IL&FS MF, Principal MF, HDFC MF, Standard Chartered MF, Reliance Capital MF, Kotak Mahindra MF, TATA MF and DSP MERRILL LYNCH MF) through their trading account.

5Paisa.com: 5paisa is the trade name of India Infoline Securities Private Limited (5paisa), member of National Stock Exchange and The Stock Exchange, Mumbai. 5paisa is a wholly owned subsidiary of IndiaInfoline Ltd, India’s leading and most popular finan ce andinvestment portal. 5paisa has emerged as one of leading players in e-broking space in India. The company’s brokerage is one of the lowest in the industry. It also provides the research on commodities. Investors can benefit from its analysis and advice available at the click of the mouse. For those who prefer to trade the traditional way, India Infoline investor points are available across the country. India Infoline was founded by a group

April 2004. The Indiabulls Professional Network offers real-time prices. right at your fingertips. ICICI. This powerful technology iscomplemented by knowle dgeable and customer focused Relationship Managers. India Bulls Indiabulls is India's leading retail financial services company with 77 locations spread across 64 cities. Kotak Securities Limited manages assets over 1700 croresunder Portfolio Management Services (PMS) which is mainly to the high end of the market.000customers. It has also won the Best Equity House Award from Finance Asia . Indiabulls offers a full range of financial . detailed data and news. The company offers a slew of productssuch as stock and derivatives broking.com the online division of Kotak Securities Limited offers Internet Broking services and also online IPO andMutual Fund Investments. 00.Its institutional investors include Intel Capital.. Kotakstreet. Indiabulls is led by a highly regarded management team that has invested crores of rupees into a world class Infrastructure that provides real time service & 24/7 access to all information and products. Kotak Securities Ltd has been the largest in IPO distribution . commodities broking andmutual funds.com) Kotak Securities Ltd.6 %.one of the world’sleading investment banks and brokerage firms) is India’s leading stock broking house with a market share of 5 . TDA and Reeshanar. one of the leading technology companies in the world promoted by the UK government. intelligent analytics. Kotak Securities Limited has newly launched“Kotak Infinity” as a distinct discretionary Portfolio ManagementService which looks into the middle end of the market. our over 750 Client Relationship Managers are dedicated to serving your unique needs. Its size and strong balance sheet allows providing varied products and services at very attractive prices. and electronic tradingcapabilities. Kotak Securities Limited (kotakstreet.of professionals in 1995. The company has 42 branches servicing around 1. a strategic joint venture between Kotak Mahindra Bank and Goldman Sachs (holding 25% . Kotak Securities Ltd is also a depository participant withNational Securities Depository Limited (NSDL) and Central Depository Services Limited (CDSL) providing dual benefit services wherein the investors can use the brokerage services of the company for executing the transactions and the depository services for settlin gthem.It was ranked number One in 2003-04 as Book Running Lead Managers in public equity offerings by PRIME Database.

EBroking Services. Demat services and Insurance to enhance wealth and to achieve the financial goals. researchbased value investing and implementation of cutting-edge technology have enabled it to blossom into a thousand-member team. Motilal Oswal Securities Ltd. while in 2000 and 2002 it has been rated as the Best Domestic Equity Research House and Second best amongst Indian Brokerage firms respectively . with a dominant position in both institutional and retail broking.Mega Funds. Arbitrage between NSE & BSE 3. CommoditiesTrading. Hong Kong andSingapore. The retail business unit provides equity investment solutions to more than 50.services and products ranging from Equities. Derivatives. with just two people running the show. Its Value PMS Scheme gave a 160% post-tax return for the year ended March2004.In Asia Money Brokers Poll 2003 MOSt has been rated as the Best Domestic Research House. Focus on customer-first attitude. Buying and selling of select corporate debt and government securities on the NSE would be introduced in a subsequent phase. MOSt was founded in 1987 as a small sub-broking unit. Trading in Derivatives on the NSE . The institutional business unit has relationships with several leadingforeign institutional investors (FIIs) in the US. Portfolio ManagementServices (PMS). UK. they will also start offering the following online trading services on the BSE and NSE: 1. Ina few months. (MOSt): One of the top-3 stock-broking houses in India. Depository Services. and IPO and Mutual Fund Investment Advisory Services. The services comprise online buying and selling of equity shares on the National Stock Exchange(NSE). MOSt is amongst the best-capitalized firms in the broking industry in terms of net worth.000 investors through 270 outlets spanning 150 cities and 22states. In a recent media report MOSt was rated as one of the top-10 brokers in terms of business transacted for FIIs. MOSt provides AdviceBased Broking. which has been promoted by the HDFC Bank & HDFC with the objective of providing the diverse customer base of the HDFC Group and other investors a capability to transact in the Stock Exchanges &other financial market transactions. HDFC Securities Ltd (HDFCsec) HDFC sec is a brand brought to you by HDFC Securities Ltd. respect for professionalism. ethical and transparent business practices. Buying and selling of shares on the BSE 2.

Different types of company involved in online trading:         HDFC SECURITIES LIMITED ICICI WEB TRADE LIMITED KOTAK STREET LIMITED FIVE PAISA SECURITIES LIMITED INDIABULLS SECURITIES LIMITED MONEYPORE SECURITIES LIMITED SHARE KHAN SECURITIES LIMITED GEOJIT SECURITIES 5PAISA.COM        Easy equities Easy mutual fund Derivatives Research on sms Margin finance Call & trade Easy IPO over phones . software & support Liberal deposit. They are also planning to include buying and selling of Mutual Funds. Right issues. Margin trading products. internet connectivity Online back office.IPO subscriptions.NSE Trade in multi commodity exchange Trade in national commodity exchange Access to research and technical analysis V-SAT.COM        Trade in BSE.4. purchase of Insurance policies and asset financing. margin & exposure terms KOTAK STREET.

SHAREKHAN.COM          Trade in equity Trading through terminal Trade in derivatives Back-up facility to place trades on direct phone lines Speed trade plus Offline support through messenger Access research and technical research Own transaction engine High transaction speed HDFC SECURITIES.COM           Classic account Trading on NSE Speed trade Speed trade plus Single screen trading terminal Real-time streaming quotes Live tic-by-tic intra-day charting Instant order/trade confirmations in the same window Hot keys similar to a broker’s terminal Back-up facility to place trades on direct phone lines INDIABULLS.COM     Trading on NSE Mutual fund Online back office. software & support Live quotes update system .