The Canadian Securities Lending Association invites you to a special live-streamed virtual event. This complimentary program features leading industry experts discussing the latest opportunities and trends within securities lending in Canada.
Director | Repo
Principal Portfolio Manager
Managing Director Deputy Chief Economist
Associate Portfolio Manager
RP Investment Advisors
Jessica Clark Barrow
Executive Vice President and Client Team Lead
Waratah Capital Advisors
Managing Director, Equity Finance | Global Equity Products
BMO Global Markets
North America Head of Secured Funding Sales
Managing Director, Equity Finance
RBC Capital Markets
Managing Director, Head of North American Equities
Managing Director, Head of Collateral Management Funding | Global Banking Markets
Principal and Co-Founder
Executive Director | Prime Services Group – Securities Lending
CIBC Capital Markets
12pm – 1pm:
CASLA is happy to welcome Benjamin Tal, Managing Director & Deputy Chief Economist, CIBC, to share his thoughts and anecdotes on the current state of the economy.
1pm – 2pm:
Government, Regulation, and Funding Desks – Making it Work
This consortium of financing specialists will compare and contrast the 2008 Financial Crisis versus the 2020 Pandemic while contemplating the role of government and market reaction. The group will also discuss the treatment of equities with respect to NSFR, liquidity metrics, and the regulatory landscape.
2pm – 3pm:
Buy Side Perspectives in a Pandemic
Join us as our panel of experts examine how COVID-19 has impacted the Canadian hedge fund industry, and how it has adapted. What headwinds has the pandemic created for the industry, and what opportunities have opened up? Our panelists will deliberate whether they have seen changes to stock loan as a result of the pandemic, and how they think the industry has had to pivot towards any changes.
To receive the virtual conference link, register here: