EU Expected Developments Roadmap & COVID-19 Impacts on EC Priorities

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ISF & ISLA Securities Finance Webinar Series

7 - 16 July 2020 | Click here for more information

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Customised ISLA News Alerts

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International Securities Lending Association

The International Securities Lending Association (ISLA) is a leading industry association, representing the common interests of securities lending and financing market participants across Europe, Middle East and Africa. It’s geographically diverse membership of over 160 firms includes institutional investors, asset managers, custodial banks, prime brokers and service providers.

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Securities Lending Explained

What you need to know in 5 minutes!

This short 5 minute animation, produced by the digital team at FleishmanHillard, explains what securities lending is, who uses securities lending and why, and how securities lending benefits broader financial markets and the provision of liquidity.

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ISLA Podcasts

ISLA Legal & Regulatory Broadcast | June 2020

Welcome to ISLA’s first Legal & Regulatory Broadcast Podcast! Hosted by Adrian Dale, Head of Regulation & Market Practice, our regular update on the Association’s key priorities across advocacy, regulatory, market practice and legal, is now delivered via an informative podcast.

Securities Lending Market Data

March 2020

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Legal Services

ISLA provides a range of legal services to support securities lending market activity.  From global standard master agreements (GMSLA) and annexes, to legal opinions covering the enforceability of nettings provisions in respect of the GMSLA in over 65 jurisdictions globally.

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Working Groups

ISLA working groups are the engine room of the Association.  This is where industry challenges are raised, issues debated, ideas conceived, and solutions sought.  ISLA runs a variety of standing and topic specific working groups for its members, covering all aspects of advocacy, tax, legal, regulation and best practice.

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