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 Number of US Businesses
6211Security Brokers and Dealers34,206
621100Security brokers and dealers14,327
62110000Security brokers and dealers14,327
621101Security brokers and dealers11,531
62110100Security brokers and dealers2,973
62110101Bond dealers and brokers297
62110102Brokers, security5,421
62110103Dealers, security239
62110104Floor traders, security17
62110105Note brokers75
62110106Stock brokers and dealers2,286
62110107Stock option dealers25
62110108Tax certificate dealers26
62110109Traders, security172
621102Flotation companies5,035
62110200Flotation companies40
62110201Distributors, security94
62110202Investment bankers1,403
62110203Investment certificate sales40
62110204Investment firm, general brokerage2,301
62110205Securities flotation companies477
62110206Syndicate shares (real estate, entertainment, equip.) sales337
62110207Underwriters, security343
621103Mineral, oil, and gas leasing and royalty dealers438
62110300Mineral, oil, and gas leasing and royalty dealers68
62110301Mineral leasing dealers19
62110302Mineral royalties dealers15
62110303Oil and gas lease brokers278
62110304Oil royalties dealers58
621199Security brokers and dealers, nec2,875
62119901Mortgages, buying and selling2,220
62119902Mutual funds, selling by independent salesperson655