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2018 Market Analysis & Industry Outlook: Securities & Commodity Contracts Intermediation & Brokerage


Overview of the U.S. Securities & Commodity Contracts Intermediation & Brokerage Industry

This section provides answers to key questions about the industry:
  1. What is the total market size (industry revenue)?
  2. What is the industry outlook?
  3. Market Analysis: Is the market growing or declining, and how quickly?
  4. Are long-term forecasts positive or negative?
  5. What is the average company size in the industry?
  6. How many companies are in the industry?

Market Size & Industry Statistics

The total U.S. industry market size for Securities & Commodity Contracts Intermediation & Brokerage: Industry statistics cover all companies in the United States, both public and private, ranging in size from small businesses to market leaders. In addition to revenue, the industry market analysis shows information on employees, companies, and average firm size.

Investors, banks, and business executives use growth rates and industry trends to understand the market outlook and opportunity.

market size 2018
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Statistics 2012        2013        2014        2015        2016        2017
Market Size
(Total Sales/Revenue)


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Total Firms
Total Employees
Average Revenue Per Firm
Average Employees Per Firm
Statistics Source: U.S. Census, AnythingResearch Market Analysis



Market Forecast[PREMIUM]

Market forecasts show the long term industry outlook and future growth trends. The following five-year demand forecast projects both short-term and long-term trends.

market forecast

Forecast / Industry Outlook 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022
Market Forecast ($ millions)
Projected Industry Growth Rate (%)
Source: AnythingResearch Economic Analysis

Product & Services Breakdown

Research products and services in the Securities & Commodity Contracts Intermediation & Brokerage industry generating sales. Note that products are broken into categories with different levels of classification.

Product DescriptionNumber of Companies Sales ($ millions) Percent of Total Sales

Industry Total

Loan Services - Income

Securities Origination Services

Brokering And Dealing Services For Debt Instruments

Negotiable Certificates Of Deposit

Commercial Paper Issued By Financial Institutions

Commercial Paper Issued By Nonfinancial Institutions

Bankers Acceptance

Treasury Bills

Other Money Market Instruments

Corporate And Trust Notes And Bonds

National Government Notes And Bonds

State, Provincial And Local Government Notes And Bonds

Foreign Government Notes And Bonds

Brokering And Dealing Services For Equities

Brokering And Dealing Services For Derivative Contracts

Futures Contracts, Exchange-Traded

Options Contracts, Exchange-Traded

Forward Contracts, Traded Over-The-Counter

Swaps, Traded Over-The-Counter

Options Contracts, Traded Over-The-Counter

Other Derivative Contracts, Traded Over-The-Counter

Brokering And Dealing Services For Foreign Currency, Wholesale

Brokering And Dealing Services For Investment Company Securities, Including Mutual Funds, Closed-End Funds, And Unit Investment

Brokering And Dealing Services For Other Financial Instruments

Brokerage Correspondent Services

Financing Related To Securities

Securities Lending Fees, Including Securities Borrowed From A Broker's Inventory And Margin Accounts

Repurchase Agreements - Net Gains (Losses)

Financing Related To Securities, Excluding Securities Lending And Repurchase Agreements - Net Gains (Losses)

Trading Debt Instruments On Own Account - Net Gains (Losses)

Trading Equities On Own Account - Net Gains (Losses)

Trading Derivative Contracts On Own Account - Net Gains (Losses)

Trading Foreign Currency On Own Account - Net Gains (Losses)

Trading Other Securities And Commodity Contracts On Own Account - Net Gains (Losses)

Trust Services - Fiduciary Fees

Trust Services For Businesses And Governments

Personal Trust Services

Other Trust Services

Support Services For Financial And Commodity Markets

Payment Clearing And Settlement Services For Financial Transactions, Except Trades Of Securities And Commodity Contracts

Trade Execution, Clearing, And Settlement Services For Security And Commodity Contracts

Trading And Clearing System Services For Security And Commodity Contracts

Support Services For Financial Market And Clearing Products, Not Elsewhere Specified

Financial Planning And Investment Management Services

Financial Management Consulting Services

Personal Financial Planning And Advice Services

Personal Investment Management Services

Mergers And Acquisition Financial Consulting Services

Other Products Supporting Financial Services - Fees

Insurance Brokerage And Agency Services - Commissions



U.S. Geographic Distribution: Revenue Statistics by State

Market Size by State ($ millions) indicates how the industry's competition is distributed throughout the country. State-level information can identify areas with higher and lower industry market share than average.

U.S. map of Securities & Commodity Contracts Intermediation & Brokerage by state

Securities & Commodity Contracts Intermediation & Brokerage Industry Price Trends

Rise and fall in market prices are affectedd by supply, demand, and the cost of goods/services sold. Higher demand or COGS will put upward price pressure on prices. Higher competition among Securities & Commodity Contracts Intermediation & Brokerage companies will put a downward pressure on prices. The chart shows how prices are changing within the industry, month-to-month over the last three years.

price index trends

Income Statement (Average Financial Metrics)

Financial metrics provide a snapshot view of a benchmark "average" company. Key business metrics show revenue and operating costs. The data collected covers both public and private companies.

Industry AveragePercent of Sales
(Industry Benchmark)
Total Revenue

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Operating Revenue
Cost of Goods Sold
Gross Profit

Operating Expenses
Pension, profit sharing plans, stock, annuity
Repairs
Rent paid on business property
Charitable Contributions
Depletion
Domestic production activities deduction
Advertising
Compensation of officers
Salaries and wages
Employee benefit programs
Taxes and Licenses
Bad Debts
Depreciation
Amortization
Other Operating Expenses
Total Operating Expenses
Operating Income
Non-Operating Income
EBIT (Earnings Before Interest and Taxes)
Interest Expense
Earnings Before Taxes
Income Tax
Net Profit
 
Source: AnythingResearch Analysis of U.S. federal statistics




Financial Ratio Analysis

Financial ratio information can be used to benchmark how a Securities & Commodity Contracts Intermediation & Brokerage company compares to its peers. Accounting statistics are calculated from the industry-average for income statements and balance sheets.

Profitability & Valuation RatiosIndustry Average
Company valuation can be measured based on the firm's own performance, as well as in comparison against its industry competitors. These metrics show how the average company in the Securities & Commodity Contracts Intermediation & Brokerage industry is performing.
Profit Margin
Gross Profit Margin, Operating Profit Margin, and Net Profit Margin. Show company earnings relative to revenues.
Return on Equity (ROE)
Return on Equity (ROE) is net income as a percentage of shareholders' equity. Shareholders' Equity is defined as the company's total assets minus total liabilities. ROE shows how much profits a company generates with the money shareholders invested (or with retained earnings).
Return on Assets (ROA)
Return on Assets (ROA) is net income relative to total assets. The market research on Securities & Commodity Contracts Intermediation & Brokerage measures how efficiently the company leverages its assets to generate profit. ROA is calculated as Net Income divided by Total Assets.


Liquidity RatiosIndustry Average
Bankers and suppliers use liquidity to determine creditworthiness and identify potential threats to a company's financial viability.
Current Ratio
Measures a firm's ability to pay its debts over the next 12 months.
Quick Ratio (Acid Test)
Calculates liquid assets relative to liabilities, excluding inventories.


Efficiency Ratios - Key Performance IndicatorsIndustry Average
Measure how quickly products and services sell, and effectively collections policies are implemented.
Receivables Turnover Ratio
If this number is low in your business when compared to the industry average in the research report, it may mean your payment terms are too lenient or that you are not doing a good enough job on collections.
Average Collection Period
Based on the Receivables Turnover, this estimates the collection period in days. Calculated as 365 divided by the Receivables Turnover
Inventory Turnover
A low turnover rate may point to overstocking, obsolescence, or deficiencies in the product line or marketing effort.
Fixed-Asset Turnover
Generally, higher is better, since it indicates the business has less money tied up in fixed assets for each dollar of sales revenue.



Compensation & Salary Surveys for Employees

Compensation statistics provides an accurate assessment of industry-specific jobs and national salary averages. This information can be used to identify which positions are most common, and high, low, and average annual wages.

TitlePercent of WorkforceBottom Quartile Average (Median) SalaryUpper Quartile
Management Occupations 8%

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Chief Executives0%
General and Operations Managers2%
Business and Financial Operations Occupations 27%
Financial Specialists 22%
Financial Analysts and Advisors 18%
Financial Analysts 5%
Personal Financial Advisors 13%
Computer and Mathematical Occupations 7%
Computer Occupations 7%
Sales and Related Occupations 30%
Sales Representatives, Services 28%
Securities, Commodities, and Financial Services Sales Agents 27%
Securities, Commodities, and Financial Services Sales Agents 27%
Office and Administrative Support Occupations 27%
Information and Record Clerks 13%
Brokerage Clerks 8%
Brokerage Clerks 8%
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants 5%
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants 5%
Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics


Securities & Commodity Contracts Intermediation & Brokerage Industry Market Share [PREMIUM]

Largest companies in the industry and related industries, with private company revenue estimates.

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Innovation News

  • PT Financial Companies raises $8 million in funding. - 01/08/2018
  • Muzinich trademarks "MUZINICH & CO" - Financial portfolio management and investment services; financial services - 01/08/2018
  • Walter Investment Management trademarks "WALTER INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT CORP. SERVICE READY ONE RESILIENT FAMILY COMPANIES" - Real estate mortgage banking and lending services; servicing, managing, purchasing, originating and selling of real estate based loans; loan origination and financing via a global communications network; home equity loans; reverse mortgage loans; mortgage lending - 01/06/2018
  • Lincoln International trademarks "LINCOLN PARTNERS" - Valuation and fairness opinion services - 01/06/2018
  • Boston Illiquid Securities Offering Network raises $5 million in funding. - 12/29/2017
  • Raymond James Tax Credit Fund 44 raises $200 million in funding. - 12/28/2017
  • BGC Partners patents Control System - 10/26/2017
  • Mems Start patents Flexure Shear And Strain Actuator - 10/19/2017
  • Intercapital Services North America patents Mapping An Over The Counter Trade Into A Clearing House - 07/27/2017




  • Top Innovators

    6815733748644
    CompanyInnovation Score
    Charles Schwab681
    Merrill Lynch573
    Goldman Sachs Asset Management374
    BGC Partners86
    RCG Holdings44

    Additional companies, details and innovation scoring in the full report.

    Latest Industry News

    • BGC Partners And Newmark Group Announce Fourth Quarter Earnings Conference Call Details - Inc. BGC owns GFI Group Inc., a leading intermediary and provider of trading technologies and support services to the global OTC and listed markets. BGC's Financial Services offerings include fixed income securities, interest rate swaps, foreign exchange ... (01/11/2018)
    • U.S. Senate panel to discuss bitcoin with markets regulators -source - The Senate Banking Committee will take testimony from Commodity Futures Trading Commission Chairman Christopher Giancarlo and Securities and Exchange Commission ... Global Markets Inc to list bitcoin futures contracts, but this month said it would review ... (01/11/2018)
    • SEBI approves trade of stocks, commodities on single exchange from Oct 2018 - In a major step towards a simpler securities market trading ... approved a proposal on payment of fees by stock brokers trading in "Options" segment of commodity derivatives. "On introduction of Options contract in commodity derivatives, the Sebi board ... (12/28/2017)
    • SEBI approves integration of equity, commodity markets - With regards to Phase-I, all necessary steps required to enable integration of commodity derivatives market with rest of the securities markets at intermediary’s level have been taken by the SEBI. In order to implement phase II, to permit trading of ... (12/28/2017)
    • Sebi allows convergence of stock and commodity exchanges - Sebi has already taken all necessary steps required to enable integration of commodity derivatives market with rest of the securities markets at intermediary's level. In order to implement phase II, ie, to permit trading of commodity derivatives and other ... (12/28/2017)
    • Stocks and commodities to trade on single exchange from October 2018 - MUMBAI: In a major step towards a simpler securities market trading ... a proposal on payment of fees by stock brokers trading in "Options" segment of commodity derivatives. "On introduction of Options contract in commodity derivatives, the Sebi board ... (12/28/2017)
    • Stocks, commodities to trade on single exchange from October 2018 - This would pave way for all exchanges — currently providing trading platforms for stocks and commodity exchanges — to provide universal trading facilities. In a major step towards a simpler securities ... integration at the intermediary level, while ... (12/28/2017)
    • Securities and Commodities Industry Revenue Down 36 Percent in 2008 - WASHINGTON, Dec 17, 2009 /PRNewswire-USNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Revenues for securities, commodity contracts and other financial investment activities decreased 36.1 percent in 2008, from $464 ... and commodity contracts intermediation and brokerage ... (12/17/2009)


    Government Contracts

    In 2016, the federal government spent a total of $209,382,955 on Securities & Commodity Contracts Intermediation & Brokerage. It has awarded 79 contracts to 25 companies, with an average value of $8,375,318 per company.   

    Top government vendors:

    CompanyFederal ContractsTotal Award Amount



    Growth Opportunities / Competitive Threats

    Companies in other industries may also sell similar products. Since there is an overlap in the customer base, there may be an opportunity for companies in Securities & Commodity Contracts Intermediation & Brokerage to sell additional products/services offered by these adjacent industries. Alternatively, these industries may identify further products in this industry to target. Products most at risk are those with the highest profit margins and lowest barriers to entry.

    The following industries are competing channels for sales of similar products/services.

    Brokering And Dealing Products - Equities
    Competing IndustrySales Relative to Securities & Commodity Contracts Intermediation & BrokerageOpportunity/Threat
    Securities Brokerage Competing industry
    Investment Banking & Securities Dealing Competing industry

    Sales from other industries of Brokering And Dealing Products - Equities are less than those from Securities & Commodity Contracts Intermediation & Brokerage. This may mean that other channels are a competitive risk of increasing their Brokering And Dealing Products - Equities sales, taking market share from this industry.
    Brokering And Dealing Products - Equities Product Sales Report



    Financial Planning And Investment Management Products
    Competing IndustrySales Relative to Securities & Commodity Contracts Intermediation & BrokerageOpportunity/Threat
    Portfolio Management
    Investment Banking & Securities Dealing Competing industry
    Securities Brokerage Competing industry
    Financial Planning & Investment Advice Competing industry
    Commercial Banking Competing industry

    Sales from other industries of Financial Planning And Investment Management Products are less than those from Securities & Commodity Contracts Intermediation & Brokerage. This may mean that other channels are a competitive risk of increasing their Financial Planning And Investment Management Products sales, taking market share from this industry.
    Financial Planning And Investment Management Products Product Sales Report



    Financing Related To Securities
    Financing Related To Securities Product Sales Report

    Brokering And Dealing Products - Debt Instruments
    Brokering And Dealing Products - Debt Instruments Product Sales Report

    Scrty Lend Fees, Including Scrty Borwd From Brok Invent & Margin Accts
    Scrty Lend Fees, Including Scrty Borwd From Brok Invent & Margin Accts Product Sales Report

    Financial Planning And Investment Mgt Serv For Bus & Govt
    Financial Planning And Investment Mgt Serv For Bus & Govt Product Sales Report

    Brokering And Dealing Products - Derivative Contracts
    Brokering And Dealing Products - Derivative Contracts Product Sales Report

    Securities Origination Products
    Securities Origination Products Product Sales Report

    Personal Financial Planning And Advice Products
    Personal Financial Planning And Advice Products Product Sales Report

    Repurchase Agreements
    Repurchase Agreements Product Sales Report