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 Dealers34,814
621100Security brokers and dealers10,289
62110000Security brokers and dealers10,289
621101Security brokers and dealers15,772
62110100Security brokers and dealers3,426
62110101Bond dealers and brokers314
62110102Brokers, security9,063
62110103Dealers, security236
62110104Floor traders, security18
62110105Note brokers69
62110106Stock brokers and dealers2,409
62110107Stock option dealers27
62110108Tax certificate dealers26
62110109Traders, security184
621102Flotation companies5,314
62110200Flotation companies37
62110201Distributors, security84
62110202Investment bankers1,575
62110203Investment certificate sales39
62110204Investment firm, general brokerage2,437
62110205Securities flotation companies449
62110206Syndicate shares (real estate, entertainment, equip.) sales326
62110207Underwriters, security367
621103Mineral, oil, and gas leasing and royalty dealers427
62110300Mineral, oil, and gas leasing and royalty dealers71
62110301Mineral leasing dealers21
62110302Mineral royalties dealers15
62110303Oil and gas lease brokers264
62110304Oil royalties dealers56
621199Security brokers and dealers, nec3,012
62119901Mortgages, buying and selling2,140
62119902Mutual funds, selling by independent salesperson872