Events

Countdown to the
11th Annual Conference
on Canadian Securities Lending

Held virtually on June 9th & 10th, 2021, from 11 am – 2 pm EST

Format:

  • Two-day virtual conference via interactive video feed
  • 1 keynote speaker each day
  • 2 panels each day

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.

Panels discuss the evolution of Securities Lending, the highs and lows of 2020 and the increasing role of technology across the industry; opportunities, challenges and the future state.

Q&A sessions with in-depth discussions on ESGCryptocurrencies and SPAC’s, featuring:

  • Don D’Eramo, President CASLA, Managing Director and Global Head of Securities Finance at RBC Investor & Treasury Services
  • Andrew Dyson, Chief Executive Officer at The International Securities Lending Association (ISLA)
  • Brian Mosoff, Chief Executive Officer at Ether Capital
  • Derek Euale, Chief Technology Officer and Vice President of Investment Management at Accelerate Financial Technologies

AGENDA AT A GLANCE:

Wednesday, June 9th, 2021
11:00 AMESG Fireside Chat
12:00 PMKeynote Speaker – Benjamin Tal
Economic Update
1:00 PMThe Evolution of Stock Loan
Securities Lending from past to future – How we’ve improved and where we see ourselves over the next few decades. This panel will be covering a variety of topics from trading transparency, relationship management, and the question on all our minds – what is the future of stock loan.
2:00 PMWomen in Securities Finance
Sounds of Power by Vivian Barclay
Thursday, June 10th, 2021
11:00 AMTechnology Panel
In-depth discussions on technology changes, new innovation, and the future of technology systems in the securities lending world
12:00 PMCrypto with Brian Mosoff
Brian Mosoff and Stefan Papich will dive into the crypto world discussing topics such as crypto use in the real world, regulatory concerns, market impacts and ESG / sustainability issues. Stay tuned!
12:30 PMSPAC Talk with Derek Euale
1:00 PMKeynote Speaker – Bethany McLean
Lessons from 25 years of Business Gone Wrong?

Contact us for sponsorship, speaking opportunities, registration and general information for CASLA 2022

Added session: Women in Securities Finance

Wednesday, June 9th
2:00 pm EST
Featured Keynote Address: Sounds of Power, Vivian Barclay, General Manager, Warner Chappell Music Canada
Moderated by: Leah Keenliside, National Bank

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If you have already registered for the main conference, please ensure you also register for the Women in Securities Finance session by clicking on the register button above.

Thank you to our sponsors for helping make the
11th Annual Canadian Securities Lending Conference possible.