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 Dealers37,857
621100Security brokers and dealers10,619
62110000Security brokers and dealers10,619
621101Security brokers and dealers19,660
62110100Security brokers and dealers2,349
62110101Bond dealers and brokers291
62110102Brokers, security14,306
62110103Dealers, security187
62110104Floor traders, security13
62110105Note brokers60
62110106Stock brokers and dealers2,237
62110107Stock option dealers28
62110108Tax certificate dealers24
62110109Traders, security165
621102Flotation companies5,305
62110200Flotation companies24
62110201Distributors, security79
62110202Investment bankers1,510
62110203Investment certificate sales40
62110204Investment firm, general brokerage2,592
62110205Securities flotation companies339
62110206Syndicate shares (real estate, entertainment, equip.) sales328
62110207Underwriters, security393
621103Mineral, oil, and gas leasing and royalty dealers386
62110300Mineral, oil, and gas leasing and royalty dealers69
62110301Mineral leasing dealers19
62110302Mineral royalties dealers14
62110303Oil and gas lease brokers241
62110304Oil royalties dealers43
621199Security brokers and dealers, nec1,887
62119901Mortgages, buying and selling1,247
62119902Mutual funds, selling by independent salesperson640