Top 5 Apps for Trading Stocks in India – 2021

NIFTY 14,721.30 | BSE SENSEX 49,801.62 on Mar 17, 3:40 PM GMT+5:30 

If you’re interested in trading in stocks after 2020, it is likely that you’ve watched Scam 1992 – The Harshad Mehta Story and now you’re all pumped up to become the next Big Bull. Or at least you’re looking to make an investment for a brighter future.

Understanding stock market isn’t an easy business. One requires a lot of knowledge about technical and fundamental aspects of the stock market in order to invest the hard-earned money.

Here’s where the trading apps enter the game. Now, you’ll come across thousands of such apps.

The most important and basic features and factors to look for when buying and selling stocks via trading apps

  • Ease of use
  • Quick set up
  • Quick access and responsiveness
  • Realtime Stock Market updates
  • Alerts/Notifications
  • Brokerage charges
  • Hidden charges
  • Demat account charges, etc.


Kite by Zerodha

Kite by Zerodha is a smooth investment and trading app designed and developed for both beginners and advanced investors and traders. The platform has innovative advancements presented with outstanding usability, investing in the stock markets has never been that easy.


  • Universal search tool enabling users to find simple and complex stocks
  • Users can apply over 100 technical indicators on real-time charts
  • The trade from the chart feature of the app enables the user to directly trade from charts
  • Users can set unlimited price alerts for instant updates
  • Users can create an unlimited number of personalized watchlists
  • Past 10 years historic data


Angel Broking

Angel Broking is one oldest and most celebrated players in the market.

Angel Broking has been in the business for 22 years.

As per Crisil Report, Angel Broking is one of the largest retail brokers in India in terms of active clients on NSE as on June 30, 2020.


  • Users can view multiple realtime index with prices
  • Users can get streaming Market watch
  • Users can get live updates on top gainers and losers
  • Users can get Intraday Chart News
  • Enable user to create personalized device watchlists
  • The platform enables users to access 10 transactions for the ledger, DP and fund reports using a feature directly from within the app
  • Users can transfer funds and securities from a single place


Upstox Pro

Upstox pro is second major player in the stock market industry.

It is packed and loaded with features, focused for advanced traders and investors.


  • It has a Universal search tool which enables users to search for simple and complex stocks
  • Charts of multiple intervals and multiple types and drawing styles are available
  • It can show over 100 technical indicators on real-time charts
  • Users can set unlimited price alerts for instant updates
  • Users can create an unlimited number of personalized watchlists
  • The platform can forecast past 10 years historic data


Asthatrade Wave

This mobile app is currently supporting equity and F&O trading.

They are also planning to come up with trading options for commodities and currency.


  • This is an engaging trading platform with better customer focus;
  • User-friendly App
  • Good rating
  • Constant upgrade
  • Secure
  • Real-time information
  • Customizable
  • Simplified and quick Book Order process


5 paisa trading app

Owned by 5 paisa discount brokers, 5 paisa trading app is another major player in the Indian stock market.


  • This is one of the rare apps which offer the unique feature of guest login
  • You can avoid giving all your personal details to check the app, end up getting unsolicited emails, calls, and messages from the service provider.
  • It has an easy Demat opening feature for beginner traders/ investors within the app
  • The platform provides constant real-time live updates and quotes from NSE and BSE
  • Auto investor feature in the platform helps build fully developed and personalize mutual fund investment portfolio



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