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Detailed structure and explanatory notes

ISIC Rev.4 code 6419


  • Section: K - Financial and insurance activities
  • Division: 64 - Financial service activities, except insurance and pension funding
  • Group: 641 - Monetary intermediation
  • Class: 6419 - Other monetary intermediation

Explanatory note

This class includes the receiving of deposits and/or close substitutes for deposits and extending of credit or lending funds. The granting of credit can take a variety of forms, such as loans, mortgages, credit cards etc. These activities are generally carried out by monetary institutions other than central banks, such as:
- banks
- savings banks
- credit unions

This class also includes:
- postal giro and postal savings bank activities
- credit granting for house purchase by specialized deposit-taking institutions
- money order activities

This class excludes:
- credit granting for house purchase by specialized non-depository institutions, see 6492
- credit card transaction processing and settlement activities, see 6619

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