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Financial Services Industry

The Financial Services industry comprises multiple sectors, the core sectors being:

  • Depository institutions (banks, savings & loan associations, credit unions): SIC 6011-6099 / NAICS 521110-522220
  • Non-depository institutions (credit cards): SIC 6111-6163 / NAICS 522298-522310
  • Security dealers/investment management: SIC 6211, 6712 / NAICS 523120, 551111

Some sectors will be indexed under multiple codes.
For information on stock markets see Marshall's Stock Information resource guide.

Publications | Trade Journals | Statistics | Bonds & Funds | Regulatory Agencies | Industry Associations | International Banks | Other Resources


Publications

Online Resources (requires USC network connection)
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USC Libraries
Search HOMER for books and periodicals using the following words and phrases:

  • banks or banking
  • banking industry
  • credit unions
  • financial institutions
  • financial services
  • investment services
  • securities industry

Full-text books online can also be found in eBrary (USC network connection required).

Print Sources

  • Mergent Bank & Finance Manual (Business Reference HG4961 .M65)
  • Thomson Bank Directory (Business Reference HG2441 .R3)
  • Thorndike Encyclopedia of Banking and Financial Tables (Business Reference HG1626 .T492)
  • The Banker's Desk Book (Business Reference HG1611 .M56 1990)
  • Bank Analyst's Handbook (Business Reference HG1576 .H47)
  • Handbook of International Banking (Business Reference HG3881 .H2665 2003)
  • Directory of Investment Managers (Business Reference HG4907 .N44)
  • Finance & Investment Handbook (Business Reference HG173 .D66 2003)
  • Guide to Financial Markets (Business Reference HG173 .L485 2003)
  • International Finance and Investing (Business Reference HG3881 .I646 1990)
  • Handbook of International Financial Terms (Business Reference HG3881 .M578)
  • Mergent Bond Record (Business Reference HG4905 .M78) published monthly

Trade Journals

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Financial Services:

Statistics (USC network connection required)

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Generally Available Sources on the Internet

Bond & Fund Resources

Bonds

Hedge Funds 

Mutual Funds


Regulatory Agencies

Industry Associations & Organizations

International Banks

Other Resources


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