NAICS 5 Digit Industry 52312

Industry 52312

NAICS 5  Digit Industry 52312 – Securities Brokerage

Definition of NAICS 5 Digit Industry 52312: See industry description for NAICS 523120 below.

Industry Description of NAICS Code 523120: This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in acting as agents (i.e., brokers) between buyers and sellers in buying or selling securities on a commission or transaction fee basis.

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Illustrative Examples of NAICS Industry 52312

What are some examples of this industry classification? The bulleted items below are illustrative examples of this 5-digit NAICS industry.

  • Mutual fund agencies (i.e., brokerages)
  • Stock brokerages
  • Securities brokerages

Cross-References for Industry 52312

What codes are similar to this industry that might be more applicable? The cross-reference guide below displays the codes that are similar to industry 52312. Please review to find the most applicable classification.

  • Establishments primarily engaged in investment banking and securities dealing (i.e., buying or selling securities on their own account) are classified in Industry NAICS 523110, Investment Banking and Securities Dealing.

Other Index Entries for NAICS 5-Digit Industry 52312

The North American Industry Classification System contains multiple index entries that are each descriptive of the same code. The bulleted list below shows all applicable index entries (Current and former) that are associated with industry 52312. These index entries further elaborate on the scope of applicable industries that have already been defined at the top of this page.

  • Bond brokerages
  • Brokerages, securities
  • Certificate of deposit (CD) brokers’ offices
  • Commercial note brokers’ offices
  • Mutual fund agencies (i.e., brokerages)
  • Mutual fund agents’ (i.e., brokers’) offices
  • Securities brokerages
  • Securities brokers’ offices
  • Securities floor brokers
  • Stock brokerages
  • Stock brokers’ offices
  • Stock options brokerages
Industry Breakdown for North American Industry Classification System

NAICS codes are broken down by digit. The broadest description starts with the 2 digit sector codes. The 3 digit subsector codes are more specific, then the 4 digit industry group, 5 digit industry (Where you are now), and the most specific is the 6 digit NAICS code. If the code on this page does not describe the industry of the business in question, then select the largest applicable code below. From there, follow through the progression of smaller digits to the larger digits in order to obtain the most specific 6 digit classification.

  • Sector 52: Finance and Insurance
    • Subsector 523: Securities, Commodity Contracts, and Other Financial Investments and Related Activities
      • Industry Group 5231: Securities and Commodity Contracts Intermediation and Brokerage
        • Industry 52312: Securities Brokerage (Current Page)
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 523120: Securities Brokerage

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