SIC Industry Description

Industry: 6211—Security Brokers, Dealers, and Flotation Companies
Establishments primarily engaged in the purchase, sale, and brokerage of securities; and those, generally known as investment bankers, primarily engaged in originating, underwriting, and distributing issues of securities. Establishments primarily engaged in issuing shares of mutual and money market funds, unit investment trusts, and face amount certificates are classified in Industry Group 672. Establishments primarily engaged in providing investment advice on a contract or fee basis to establishments which deal in financial contracts are classified in Industry 6282.

Agents for mutual fundsNote brokers
Bond dealers and brokersOil and gas lease brokers
Distributors, securityOil royalties, dealers in
Floor traders, securityOption dealers, stock
Investment bankersSale of partnership shares in real estate syndicates
Investment certificates, sale ofSecurity brokers
Investment firm—general brokerageSecurity dealers
Mineral leases, dealers inSecurity flotation companies
Mineral royalties, dealers inSecurity traders
Mortgages, buying and selling (rediscounting)Security underwriters
Mutual fund agentsStock brokers and dealers
Mutual funds, selling by independent salespersonTax certificate dealers
Codes Titles Total Marketable US Businesses
6211Security Brokers and Dealers37,707
621100Security brokers and dealers9,724
62110000Security brokers and dealers9,724
621101Security brokers and dealers20,529
62110100Security brokers and dealers2,068
62110101Bond dealers and brokers263
62110102Brokers, security15,791
62110103Dealers, security198
62110104Floor traders, security12
62110105Note brokers60
62110106Stock brokers and dealers1,906
62110107Stock option dealers30
62110108Tax certificate dealers22
62110109Traders, security179
621102Flotation companies5,364
62110200Flotation companies27
62110201Distributors, security76
62110202Investment bankers1,488
62110203Investment certificate sales51
62110204Investment firm, general brokerage2,712
62110205Securities flotation companies305
62110206Syndicate shares (real estate, entertainment, equip.) sales328
62110207Underwriters, security377
621103Mineral, oil, and gas leasing and royalty dealers383
62110300Mineral, oil, and gas leasing and royalty dealers72
62110301Mineral leasing dealers18
62110302Mineral royalties dealers16
62110303Oil and gas lease brokers237
62110304Oil royalties dealers40
621199Security brokers and dealers, nec1,707
62119901Mortgages, buying and selling1,182
62119902Mutual funds, selling by independent salesperson525