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Detailed structure and explanatory notes

ISIC Rev.1 code 620


  • Division: 6 - Commerce
  • Major Group: 62 - Banks and other Financial Institutions
  • Group: 620 - Banks and other Financial Institutions

Explanatory note

Banks and closely related institutions, such as currency exchanges, clearing house associations, corporations for banking abroad and agencies of foreign banks; credit agencies other than banks such as rediscount and financing institutions, mortgage companies, industrial loan institutions, agricultural credit agencies, sales finance and industrial credit companies and personal credit companies; co-operative credit societies; investment companies; holding companies; security brokers and dealers; underwriters of financial security issues; security exchanges and exchange clearing houses; bullion exchanges and other financial institutions such as those engaged in patent buying and licensing and those organized for the protection of security holders.

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