We Are CASLA

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
Lendable
$1.56Trillion
On Loan
$167Billion
Average Fees
24.85bps
Revenue
$99.92Million
Data provided by: Datalend

Latest CASLA News

Local Insights on Commodity Trends (Securities Lending Times)

May 23, 20161 min read

Canadian in character – Rob Ferguson of CIBC Mellon offers local insights on commodity trends and…

Why Business is Booming (Global Investor / ISF)

May 19, 20151 min read

Canada Rising: CASLA’s Rob Ferguson on why business is booming (Securities Lending Times) http://www.securitieslendingtimes.com/sltimes/SLTimes_issue_126.pdf

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…

CASLA International Partners

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ISLA

International Securities Lending Association

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PASLA

Pan Asia Securities Lending Association

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RMASL

Risk Management Securities Lending Association

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GPSSL

Global Principles for Sustainable Securities Lending

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