Compare Passfolio vs Zerodha


Online brokers compared for fees, trading platforms, safety and more. See how Passfolio stacks up against Zerodha!

Passfolio vs Zerodha
overall rating
4.3
4.2
overall pros
  • Free US stock and ETF trading
  • Great mobile platform
  • Fast and fully digital account opening
  • Low fees
  • Great trading platforms
  • Solid research
overall cons
  • Limited product portfolio focusing on US markets
  • Deposit is not user-friendly
  • Missing web and desktop platforms
  • Slow account opening process
  • Only Indian market covered
  • No investor protection
fees
4.6
  • Free stock and ETF trading above $5
  • No account opening and maintenance fees
  • Withdrawal fee
  • High margin rates for stock trading
4.7
  • Low trading fees
  • Low non-trading fees
  • Low stock and ETF fees / Free stock trading
  • Account opening and maintenance charges
account opening
5.0
  • Fully digital
  • No minimum deposit
  • Verification in 15 minutes
  • Verification can be buggy on desktop
1.8
  • No minimum deposit
  • Slow
  • Not fully digital
  • Only Indian citizens accepted
deposit and withdrawal
1.5
  • No deposit fee
  • Credit/Debit card not available
  • Only one account base currency
  • Not user-friendly
2.8
  • Free withdrawal
  • No deposit fee
  • User-friendly
  • Credit/Debit card not available
  • Only one account base currency
web trading platform
3.7
  • User-friendly
  • Clear fee report
  • Two-step (safer) login
  • Limited customizability (for charts, workspace)
  • Limited order types
  • No price alerts
3.8
  • User-friendly
  • Clear fee report
  • Good search function
  • No two-step (safer) login
  • Limited customizability (for charts, workspace)
mobile trading platform
4.2
  • User-friendly
  • Two-step (safer) login
  • Good search function
  • Limited order types
  • No price alerts
4.3
  • User-friendly
  • Good variety of order types
  • Price alerts
  • No two-step (safer) login
desktop trading platform
markets and products
2.0
  • Stock
  • ETF
  • Crypto
2.0
  • Stock
  • ETF
  • Forex
  • Fund
  • Bond
  • Options
  • Futures
research
1.8
  • User-friendly
  • Limited interactive charting
  • No trading ideas
  • No fundamental data available
4.8
  • Good interactive chart
  • Trading ideas
  • Data on asset fundamentals
  • Fees charged for many research tools
customer service
3.5
  • Relevant answers
  • Fast email support
  • No 24/7 support
  • Couldn't reach phone support on multiple occasions
3.9
  • Phone support
  • Fast response time
  • Relevant answers
  • No live chat
  • No 24/7 support
education
2.5
  • Quality educational texts
  • No demo account
  • No trading platform tutorial videos
3.5
  • Trading platform tutorial
  • Educational videos
  • No demo account
  • Majority of clients belong to a top-tier financial authority
  • High level of investor protection
  • Does not hold a banking license
  • Not listed on stock exchange
  • Financial information is not publicly available
  • Majority of clients belong to a top-tier financial authority
  • No investor protection
  • No negative balance protection
  • Does not hold a banking license
recommended for Beginners and long-term investors focusing on the US stock market Traders and investors (including beginners) focusing on the Indian market and looking for low fees
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