Angel Broking vs TradeStation

Angel Broking vs TradeStation Comparison Table 2024
Angel Broking TradeStation
2.8

Angel Broking is #35 in our broker rankings.

3.5

TradeStation is #13 in our CFD broker rankings.

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Angel Broking has a 25+ year history of providing financial services to aspiring investors, and is the largest listed retail broker in India in terms of active clients, with 15+ million users. Clients can speculate on several asset classes including stocks, mutual funds, commodities and IPOs. The company is regulated by the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI).

TradeStation is a popular, SEC-regulated broker offering stock, CFD and futures trading through powerful proprietary trading platforms. Available assets vary by region, with CFD trading available on the global branch. The US-based broker has different pricing methods split to cater for active day traders, or longer term stock holders.

Comment by Reviewer
"Angel One is a full-service brokerage in India, suitable for traders looking for investment opportunities alongside portfolio management and savings plans." "TradeStation is a secure, tried-and-tested broker for stock traders who want a powerful, flexible platform. The $500 minimum deposit makes this broker a better fit for experienced traders."
Pros
  • Proprietary mobile app available for free download to iOS and Android devices
  • Regulated by the SEBI with BSE, NSE and MCX membership
  • Demo account available to practise trading risk-free
  • Easy fund transfer service with 40+ Indian banks
  • Flat fee pricing model across segments
  • Free brokerage calculator tool
  • 2 in 1 account options
  • Leverage up to 1:40
  • GTT order feature
  • Reputable brand with oversight from top US regulators
  • Powerful trading platform with desktop, webtrader and mobile app
  • Support for third-party platform add-ons
  • Fast and responsive customer service
  • Quick, straightforward account setup
  • Competitive commissions on US stocks
Cons
  • Narrow range of instruments with only four forex pairs
  • Customer support available during trading hours only
  • Services aimed towards Indian traders
  • Higher than average NRI charges
  • Limited ETF options with no commission-free ETFs
  • Expensive subscription fees for many add-ons
  • Pricing disadvantages less active traders
  • Limited free data and in-depth research
Instruments
Forex, Stocks, Futures, Options CFDs, Forex, Stocks, Futures, Commodities
Demo Account
Yes Yes
Minimum Deposit
$0 $500
Trading Platforms
  • Own
  • MT4
Payment Methods
Minimum Trade
$0 Min lot size will vary
Regulator
SEBI SEC
Margin Trading
Yes No
STP Account
No No
ECN Account
No No
DMA Account
No Yes
MAM Account
No No
PAMM Account
No No
LAMM Account
No No
Demat Account
Yes No
AI / Machine Learning
No No
Robo Advisor
No No
Negative Balance Protection
No No
Market Maker
No No
P2P Trading
No No
Spot Trading
Yes No
Mobile Apps
iOS & Android iOS, Android and Windows
Copy Trading
No No
Social Trading
No No
VPS Hosting
No No
Tournaments
No No
Demo Competitions
No No
Ethical Investing
No No
Custodial Account
No No
Guaranteed Stop Loss
No No
Islamic Account
No No
Account Currencies
  • INR
  • USD
  • EUR
  • GBP
  • CAD
  • AUD
  • JPY
  • CHF
Stock Exchanges
Commodities
CFD Trading
CFD trading not offered Trade CFDs on popular asset classes, including forex and stocks. FX CFD commissions are competitive at 0.6 basis points while for shares it's a minimum of $3 per order.
Leverage
1:20
FTSE Spread
N/A
GBPUSD Spread
N/A
Oil Spread
0.06 pips
Stocks Spread
0.2% Var
Forex Trading
As Angel Broking is an Indian brokerage, it is limited by regulation and can only support forex trading against the INR with USD, GBP, EUR or JPY. There are relatively low fees of ₹20 per order or 0.25% for futures and options contracts. Speculate on 26 currencies including majors. Top-tier liquidity is available from 17 of the biggest forex dealing banks, alongside dynamic order management and low commissions.
GBPUSD Spread
N/A Variable
EURUSD Spread
N/A Variable
EURGBP Spread
N/A Variable
Assets
4 26
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