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
On Loan
Average Fees
Data provided by: Datalend

Latest CASLA News

CASLA is a contributor to the strategic themes for Global PSSL

October 19, 20201 min read

Global PSSL will advance sustainable securities lending, and the broader global sustainable finance market, through…

CASLA Conference Goes Virtual for 2020

October 13, 20202 min read

Thursday, November 5, 2020 12 pm – 3 pm EST Register Now The Canadian Securities Lending…

CASLA Resources

Bank of Canada discussion paper on the repo and securities lending market:

March 29, 20191 min read

Financial market participants rely on access to low-cost funding and to specific securities for their…

The GFMA (Global Financial Markets Association) and ICMA (International Capital Market Association) Repo Market Study:

March 29, 20191 min read

The Global Financial Markets Association (GFMA) and the International Capital Market Association (ICMA) have today…

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