As a member you will receive timely updates on international issues which affect the securities lending business, as well as being able to participate in ISLA activities to shape future policy in this area.

You will also have access to the members’ pages of the website, which contains details of all ongoing projects, live discussions, surveys and access to current and archived document libraries.

Member Benefits & Criteria:
ISLA has two membership categories: full members and associate members. Full members must be engaged as principal or agent in the lending or borrowing of securities. Associate members must be involved in the provision of commercial services to full members in support of their securities lending or borrowing activities.

The benefits of membership include:

  • Access to the ISLA website, including the restricted members’ pages. The website provides information about regulatory, legal and tax developments affecting securities lending. It also details ISLA’s activities.
  • The opportunity to become involved in and influence ISLA’s work.
  • Discounted rates at ISLA events.


Company Membership Fees:

The ISLA subscription period runs from 1st June to 31st May the following year .

The current membership fees, with effect from 1st June 2013 until 31st May 2014 , are:


* All fees are subject to UK VAT where applicable


£1,000 Joining fee +VAT * this charge is payable again if you have seceded your membership .

£4,000 + VAT * Annual subscription fee for full members

£750+ VAT * Discounted annual subscription fee for full members involved in lending securities through an agent only i.e Beneficial Owners

£4,250 + VAT * Annual subscription fee for associate members i.e Service Providers to members

If your company is already a member of ISLA  you do not need to fill in this form ,  if you require a members login  to access the members section
of the website please email a login request to


Company Membership application forms here