US Securities Brokerage Market Size & Share Analysis - Growth Trends & Forecasts (2024 - 2029)

The United States Securities Brokerage Market is Segmented by Type (Derivatives and Commodities Brokerage, Stock Exchanges, Bond Brokerage, Equity Brokerage, and Other Stock Brokerage), Mode (Online or Offline), and Type of Establishment (Exclusive Brokers, Banks, Investment Firms, and Other Types of Establishment). The Report Offers Market Size and Forecasts for the United States Securities Brokerage Market in Terms of Value (USD) for all the Above Segments.

US Securities Brokerage Market Size

US Securities Brokerage Market Summary
Study Period 2020 - 2029
Base Year For Estimation 2023
Market Size (2024) USD 196.99 Billion
Market Size (2029) USD 242.33 Billion
CAGR (2024 - 2029) 4.23 %
Market Concentration Low

Major Players

US Securities Brokerage Market Major Players

*Disclaimer: Major Players sorted in no particular order


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US Securities Brokerage Market Analysis

The US Securities Brokerage Market size is estimated at USD 196.99 billion in 2024, and is expected to reach USD 242.33 billion by 2029, growing at a CAGR of 4.23% during the forecast period (2024-2029).

Securities brokers are companies or individuals that trade or invest on behalf of or provide consulting to clients. The market has seen growth in demand for securities brokers across the globe in developed economies such as the United States due to higher returns on securities compared to traditional investment options. These securities brokers have to understand every client's needs and offer customized solutions. The Brokers work on either fixed charges for their services or take a percentage of the profit made by the client's investment. Due to the growing and changing needs of the customer now, the market is leaning towards online brokers that charge less and offer more customizable solutions as required by the customer.

Many local and international players in the United States offer online security brokerage services. The growth of the United States Security Brokerage market can be attributed to the increasing online trading platforms and mobile applications. People are taking the services the securities broker offers for various investments such as annuity and mutual fund investments. The need for stable and growing return on investment drives the United States security brokerage market. These securities brokers are regulated by the Securities and Exchange Commission in the United States. This makes them dependable services that investors can trust to invest in various securities in the United States further driving the market.

US Securities Brokerage Market Trends

Securities Brokerage is the leading Revenue generating in US Market

A significant number of people think stocks and bonds are the safest investments, while others point to real estate, gold, bonds, or savings accounts. Since witnessing the significant one-day losses in the stock market during the Financial Crisis, many investors were turning towards these alternatives in hopes of more stability, particularly for investments with longer maturities. Nevertheless, some speculators enjoy chasing short-run fluctuations, and others see value in choosing particular stocks. In more recent years, an increasing number of Americans are using an e-trading app, making stock trading more accessible to investors. Securities brokerage is the leading revenue-generating market when compared to investment banking and securities dealing, commodity contracts dealing, and commodity contracts brokerage.

US Securities Brokerage Market - Revenue of Securities and Commodity contracts Brokerage in Billion USD, 2022

NASDAQ was the Leading Stock Market Worldwide in terms of IPO Proceeds

An Initial Public Offering (IPO) is among the most important and significant steps any company can ever take in its lifetime. Not only does it represent a stage of growth, but it also gives investors a chance to own a piece of it. After all, going through the IPO process means taking the company public and trading on a Stock Exchange. NASDAQ was the leading stock market worldwide in terms of IPO proceeds. The New York Stock Exchange was second on the list with IPO proceeds.Based in New York, the NASDAQ was the largest Stock Exchange in the Americas as of December 2022 in terms of companies listed, with 3,688. The B3 - Brasil Bolsa Balcao was the largest in South America, with 370 companies.

US Securities Brokerage Market - Leading Stock Exchanges in terms of IPO deals Worldwide in Billion USD, 2021

US Securities Brokerage Industry Overview

The US securities brokerage market is highly competitive, as various international and regional vendors are providing new technology to various end-use industries for the expansion of the market. Furthermore, the companies are involved in acquisitions and expansion to improve their product offerings and increase the production process, and they are undergoing partnerships and collaborations with the leading automotive manufacturers to address the demand and strengthen their presence across the United States. 

The report highlights the numerous strategic initiatives, such as new business deals and collaborations, mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, product launches, and technological upgrades, implemented by the leading market contenders to set a firm foot in the market. Hence, this section is inclusive of the company profiles of the key players and industry analysis. The US securities brokerage market is offered by groups such as Fidelity, E-Trade, Merrill Edge, Interactive Brokers, and JPMorgan Wealth Management.

US Securities Brokerage Market Leaders

  1. Fidelity

  2. E-Trade

  3. Merrill Edge

  4. Interactive Brokers

  5. JPMorgan Wealth Management

*Disclaimer: Major Players sorted in no particular order

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US Securities Brokerage Market News

  • February 2023: Fidelity Investments, one of the world's leading global fixed-income investment managers, announced the launch of the Fidelity Municipal Core Plus Bond Fund (FMBAX), adding to Fidelity's diverse lineup of active fixed-income strategies reaching across the risk spectrum. The fund, which allows Fidelity to participate in a fast-growing subset within the municipal bond space, is available commission-free and with no investment minimum to individual investors and financial advisors through Fidelity's online brokerage platforms.
  • February 2023: Robinhood aims to buy back Bankman Fried's 7% stake. Robinhood says its board has given the green light to a plan to buy FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried's seven percent stake in the stock trading app.

US Securities Brokerage Market Report - Table of Contents


    1. 1.1 Study Assumptions and Market Definition

    2. 1.2 Scope of the Study




    1. 4.1 Market Overview

    2. 4.2 Market Drivers

    3. 4.3 Market Restraints

    4. 4.4 Insights on Various Regulatory Trends Shaping the Market

    5. 4.5 Insights on impact of technology in the Market

    6. 4.6 Industry Attractiveness - Porter's Five Forces Analysis

      1. 4.6.1 Bargaining Power of Buyers

      2. 4.6.2 Bargaining Power of Suppliers

      3. 4.6.3 Threat of New Entrants

      4. 4.6.4 Threat of Substitutes

      5. 4.6.5 Intensity of Competitive Rivalry

    7. 4.7 Impact of COVID-19 on the Market


    1. 5.1 By Type

      1. 5.1.1 Derivatives & Commodities Brokerage

      2. 5.1.2 Stock Exchanges

      3. 5.1.3 Bonds Brokerage

      4. 5.1.4 Equities Brokerage

      5. 5.1.5 Other Types

    2. 5.2 By Mode

      1. 5.2.1 Online

      2. 5.2.2 Offline

    3. 5.3 By Type of Establishment

      1. 5.3.1 Exclusive Brokers

      2. 5.3.2 Banks

      3. 5.3.3 Investment Firms

      4. 5.3.4 Other Types of Establishments


    1. 6.1 Market Concentration Overview

    2. 6.2 Company Profiles

      1. 6.2.1 Fidelity

      2. 6.2.2 E-Trade

      3. 6.2.3 Merrill Edge

      4. 6.2.4 Interactive Brokers

      5. 6.2.5 JPMorgan Wealth Management

      6. 6.2.6 Webull

      7. 6.2.7 Robinhood

      8. 6.2.8 Ally Invest

      9. 6.2.9 Firstrade

      10. 6.2.10 Charles Schwab*

    3. *List Not Exhaustive


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US Securities Brokerage Industry Segmentation

Securities brokerage means brokering or representing any person in the purchase, sale, or exchange of securities in the normal course of business in consideration of a commission, fee, or other remuneration therefrom. A complete background analysis of the United States securities brokerage market is covered in the report, which includes an assessment of the economy, a market overview, market size estimation for key segments, emerging trends in the market, market dynamics, and key company profiles. 

The United States securities brokerage market is segmented by type, by mode, and by type of establishment. By type, the market is sub-segmented into derivatives and commodities brokerage, stock exchanges, bond brokerage, equities brokerage, and other stock brokerage. By mode, the market is sub-segmented into online and offline. By type of establishment, the market is sub-segmented into exclusive brokers, banks, investment firms, other types of establishments. The report offers market size and forecasts for the United States securities brokerage market in terms of value (USD) for all the above segments.

By Type
Derivatives & Commodities Brokerage
Stock Exchanges
Bonds Brokerage
Equities Brokerage
Other Types
By Mode
By Type of Establishment
Exclusive Brokers
Investment Firms
Other Types of Establishments
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US Securities Brokerage Market Research FAQs

The US Securities Brokerage Market size is expected to reach USD 196.99 billion in 2024 and grow at a CAGR of 4.23% to reach USD 242.33 billion by 2029.

In 2024, the US Securities Brokerage Market size is expected to reach USD 196.99 billion.

Fidelity, E-Trade, Merrill Edge, Interactive Brokers and JPMorgan Wealth Management are the major companies operating in the US Securities Brokerage Market.

In 2023, the US Securities Brokerage Market size was estimated at USD 188.66 billion. The report covers the US Securities Brokerage Market historical market size for years: 2020, 2021, 2022 and 2023. The report also forecasts the US Securities Brokerage Market size for years: 2024, 2025, 2026, 2027, 2028 and 2029.

US Securities Brokerage Industry Report

Statistics for the 2024 US Securities Brokerage market share, size and revenue growth rate, created by Mordor Intelligence™ Industry Reports. US Securities Brokerage analysis includes a market forecast outlook to 2029 and historical overview. Get a sample of this industry analysis as a free report PDF download.

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