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 Dealers39,296
621100Security brokers and dealers10,713
62110000Security brokers and dealers10,713
621101Security brokers and dealers20,450
62110100Security brokers and dealers2,322
62110101Bond dealers and brokers317
62110102Brokers, security14,868
62110103Dealers, security239
62110104Floor traders, security15
62110105Note brokers58
62110106Stock brokers and dealers2,414
62110107Stock option dealers28
62110108Tax certificate dealers25
62110109Traders, security164
621102Flotation companies5,470
62110200Flotation companies25
62110201Distributors, security84
62110202Investment bankers1,595
62110203Investment certificate sales38
62110204Investment firm, general brokerage2,621
62110205Securities flotation companies373
62110206Syndicate shares (real estate, entertainment, equip.) sales336
62110207Underwriters, security398
621103Mineral, oil, and gas leasing and royalty dealers409
62110300Mineral, oil, and gas leasing and royalty dealers75
62110301Mineral leasing dealers20
62110302Mineral royalties dealers13
62110303Oil and gas lease brokers255
62110304Oil royalties dealers46
621199Security brokers and dealers, nec2,254
62119901Mortgages, buying and selling1,545
62119902Mutual funds, selling by independent salesperson709