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 Dealers34,831
621100Security brokers and dealers10,907
62110000Security brokers and dealers10,907
621101Security brokers and dealers15,893
62110100Security brokers and dealers2,734
62110101Bond dealers and brokers316
62110102Brokers, security9,863
62110103Dealers, security230
62110104Floor traders, security16
62110105Note brokers59
62110106Stock brokers and dealers2,453
62110107Stock option dealers25
62110108Tax certificate dealers23
62110109Traders, security174
621102Flotation companies5,168
62110200Flotation companies31
62110201Distributors, security83
62110202Investment bankers1,525
62110203Investment certificate sales38
62110204Investment firm, general brokerage2,411
62110205Securities flotation companies387
62110206Syndicate shares (real estate, entertainment, equip.) sales319
62110207Underwriters, security374
621103Mineral, oil, and gas leasing and royalty dealers398
62110300Mineral, oil, and gas leasing and royalty dealers72
62110301Mineral leasing dealers18
62110302Mineral royalties dealers12
62110303Oil and gas lease brokers248
62110304Oil royalties dealers48
621199Security brokers and dealers, nec2,465
62119901Mortgages, buying and selling1,692
62119902Mutual funds, selling by independent salesperson773