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A Borderless Time (Securities Lending Times)

The stability of the Canadian securities borrowing and lending market has given domestic players the confidence to conduct cross-border business. More  

CASLA Joins IIAC and the CBA

CASLA joins IIAC (Investment Industry Association of Canada) and the CBA (Canadian Bankers Association) for a joint response to FSB‘s (Financial Stability Board) Securities Lending and Repo Consultative Document.

FSB Issues Consultative Document on Securities Lending and Repos

The Financial Stability Board (FSB) has issued a consultative document on Securities Lending and Repos in an attempt to strengthen the oversight and regulation of “shadow banking” system. FSB believes policies are needed to address potential systemic risks associated with “shadow banking”, including prevention of “runs” with activities associated with securities financing contracts such as … Read more