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What is a Brokerage calculator and Margin calculator?

Brokerage and margin calculator helps a client to make trading and investment decisions with Zerodha in a transparent and efficient manner.

Brokerage calculator - You can use the Brokerage Calculator to know how much brokerage and taxes you would be charged if you would take a particular trade at a particular buy and sell price with a specified quantity.

You will be able to see the breakdown of charges and know the expected net profit/loss for the trade and break-even points.

Margin calculator - You can use the Margin Calculator to know how much margins you need to take a particular trade. You could also calculate how much leverage you would get for your intraday trades.

You can switch between tabs to see the margins for various segments.

You can also see the F&O securities under the ban period here -

Note: Option traders can use the Black-Scholes Calculator on Zerodha’s website to calculate the option greeks.