Why are higher exchange transaction charges being charged for trades?
The transaction charges vary depending on the stock category and the exchange. The transaction charges are as follows:
Exchange transaction charges for group A, B and other non-exclusive scrips is ₹375 per crore of turnover, and for exclusive scrips, it is ₹275 per crore of turnover. To find the list of group A, B etc. stocks, visit bseindia.com/corporates/List_Scrips. To learn more, refer to this circular. (WEB)
- NSE IPFT charges are levied over and above the exchange transaction fees and are applicable to all trades conducted on the NSE. To learn more, see What are IPFT charges?
- Instruments in the EQ series are charged ₹325 per crore as exchange transaction charges. To learn more, refer to this circular. (PDF)