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
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Latest CASLA News

Donato D’Eramo of CASLA reveals what trends to expect this year.

March 29, 20191 min read

Technology played a big part in the development of Canada’s securities lending market last year……

Delegates gathered in Toronto to discuss hot topics and trends in the Canadian securities lending industry

July 10, 20181 min read

Industry participants gathered in Toronto on 7 June for this year’s Canadian Securities Lending Association…

CASLA Resources

Ministry of Finance amends Section 260 of the Finance Act

November 6, 20121 min read

The Ministry of Finance has amended Section 260 of the Finance Act redefining the definition…

Dodd Frank Section 165 has implications and impacts on the industry.

November 1, 20121 min read

Dodd Frank Section 165 Section (d) and (e) are applicable to Securities Lending arrangements for…

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