Why become a member?


The International Securities Lending Association (ISLA) is the industry's voice for Europe, Middle East and Africa.

Just some of the benefits for becoming a member are:

  • Policy Maker and Regulator Engagement
  • Influence Industry Positions in Key Areas
  • Build Your Network
  • Access Premium Content and Receive Regular Updates
  • Specialised Guidance and Expert Standards


What our members say?

Being a member of ISLA provides us with clear and independent analysis of the securities lending market.  Having access to first-hand information regarding regulatory change, legal interpretation and opinions as well as additional market colour provides us with the tools necessary to run a smooth and efficient securities lending programme on behalf of our clients.  Being a beneficial owner of lent securities and a direct member of ISLA also allows us to contribute setting the market agenda within the securities lending arena. 

 Matthew Chessum, Investment Manager, Aberdeen Asset Management

Over these years, ISLA has become the trade body of reference for securities lending issues in Brussels, and has greatly contributed to enhancing EU policy makers’ understanding of securities financing markets and their importance to well-functioning European an international capital markets.

Bertie Huet, FleishmanHillard