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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.

14th Annual
CASLA Conference on Securities Lending

Conference dates announced!
June 6th 2024

Canada – Securities Lending Market Data – H1 2023
$2.03Trillion CAD
On Loan
$257Billion CAD
Average Fees
$194 Million CAD

(March 31st currency conversion of 1.35 USDCAD)

Data provided by: Datalend

Latest CASLA News

Global Alliance of Securities Lending Associations (GASLA) Announce Group Mission Statement & Publish Best Practice Voting Guide

Nov 4, 20213 min read

TORONTO, Thursday, 04 November 2021 – The Canadian Securities Lending Association (CASLA) is delighted to…

Global securities lending associations form collaborative working group

Sep 9, 20215 min read

The working group seeks closer collaboration on global priorities while recognising regional differences, with initial…

CASLA Resources

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

Mar 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:

Mar 29, 20191 min read

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

CASLA International Partners


Australian Securities Lending Association



International Securities Lending Association



Pan Asia Securities Lending Association



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