The 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 on
Canadian Securities Lending

June 9th & 10th, 2021, 11 am to 2 pm EST

The Canadian Securities Lending Association held a special live-streamed virtual event, featuring leading industry experts discussing the latest opportunities and trends within securities lending in Canada.

This year CASLA hosted a two-day conference with guest speakers and industry panels each day, discussing the current industry and market developments. Sessions were recorded and are now available for post-event viewing.

Canada – Securities Lending Market Data – Q1 2021
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