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

Canada and the World of Securities Finance (Securities Lending Times)

April 29, 20141 min read

Chris Benedict, vice president of DataLend, highlights the state of the equity securities finance industry…

A Borderless Time (Securities Lending Times)

April 29, 20141 min read

The stability of the Canadian securities borrowing and lending market has given domestic players the…

CASLA Resources

Response to the IOSCO consultation paper on the regulation of short selling

May 1, 20091 min read

Joint submission from ISLA, LIBA, PASLA, RMA and SIFMA in response to the IOSCO consultation…

Hong Kong SFC Research confirms benefits of short selling

April 29, 20091 min read

Hong Kong SFC Research confirms benefits of short selling (PDF format).

CASLA International Partners

 ASLA

Australian Securities Lending Association

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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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