Canadian Securities Lending Association

CASLA works with Canadian regulators, self-regulatory organizations and other market participants to ensure the long-term viability of the Canadian securities lending industry and the adoption of best practices.

CASLA seeks to enhance the public’s understanding of securities lending and the role it plays in Canada’s financial markets.

11th Annual
Conference Revisited

Held virtually on June 9th & 10th, 2021 the conference featured keynote speakers Benjamin Tal, Managing Director & Deputy Chief Economist and American Journalist, Business Author and Contributing Editor at Vanity Fair, Bethany McLean, well known for her writing on the Enron scandal and the 2008 Financial Crisis.

Canada – Securities Lending Market Data – Q1 2021
Lendable
$1.56Trillion
On Loan
$167Billion
Average Fees
24.85bps
Revenue
$99.92Million
Data provided by: Datalend

Latest CASLA News

CCMA Confirms Faster Securities Settlement Project in Canada Is a Go

January 7, 20221 min read

Today, the Canadian Capital Markets Association (CCMA) announced plans to shorten Canada’s standard securities settlement…

Global Alliance of Securities Lending Associations (GASLA) Announce Group Mission Statement & Publish Best Practice Voting Guide

November 4, 20213 min read

TORONTO, Thursday, 04 November 2021 – The Canadian Securities Lending Association (CASLA) is delighted to…

CASLA Resources

Canadian Securities Lending Market Ecology

July 17, 20191 min read

The Bank of Canada discusses the organization of the securities lending market in Canada in…

Securities Lending Transactions: MARKET DEVELOPMENT AND IMPLICATIONS

March 29, 20191 min read

Securities lending transactions have become, and are likely to remain, an important element of modern…

CASLA International Partners

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Australian Securities Lending Association

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ISLA

International Securities Lending Association

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PASLA

Pan Asia Securities Lending Association

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RMASL

Risk Management Securities Lending Association

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