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 Dealers34,443
621100Security brokers and dealers14,806
62110000Security brokers and dealers14,806
621101Security brokers and dealers11,257
62110100Security brokers and dealers2,905
62110101Bond dealers and brokers305
62110102Brokers, security5,305
62110103Dealers, security232
62110104Floor traders, security19
62110105Note brokers72
62110106Stock brokers and dealers2,197
62110107Stock option dealers26
62110108Tax certificate dealers25
62110109Traders, security171
621102Flotation companies4,960
62110200Flotation companies38
62110201Distributors, security86
62110202Investment bankers1,376
62110203Investment certificate sales40
62110204Investment firm, general brokerage2,279
62110205Securities flotation companies462
62110206Syndicate shares (real estate, entertainment, equip.) sales328
62110207Underwriters, security351
621103Mineral, oil, and gas leasing and royalty dealers434
62110300Mineral, oil, and gas leasing and royalty dealers70
62110301Mineral leasing dealers19
62110302Mineral royalties dealers17
62110303Oil and gas lease brokers269
62110304Oil royalties dealers59
621199Security brokers and dealers, nec2,986
62119901Mortgages, buying and selling2,169
62119902Mutual funds, selling by independent salesperson817