Reeve Serman, president of the Canadian Securities Lending Association (Casla), reveals the organisation’s work agenda for the next 12 months
November 22, 2012 - FSB Consultative Document on Securities Lending and Repos.
The Ministry of Finance has amended Section 260 of the Finance Act redefining the definition of a qualified security for
Dodd Frank Section 165 Section (d) and (e) are applicable to Securities Lending arrangements for US providers and will have
1) Repealing the tick test
2) Imposing a pre-borrow requirement under certain circumstances.
3) 'Short Designation' requirement: applicable sell orders for
Canadian market participants met up at the CASLA Conference to discuss the effects of the eurozone crisis, trends in collateral,
Joint submission from ISLA, LIBA, PASLA, RMA and SIFMA in response to the IOSCO consultation paper on the regulation of
Hong Kong SFC Research confirms benefits of short selling (PDF format).