The CLA supports innovative lending in Canada including the technology & business processes that are transforming our financing industry.



September 13, 2018

CLA’s September Legal Update

CLA September Monthly Update This monthly report covers any consumer and commercial Lending regulatory and policy activity on a provincial and federal level for the month of September. Please note the Open Banking* review that was set out in the 2018 federal budget. Please make sure this is on your […]
September 7, 2018

Cambridge Centre for Alternative Finance & Canadian Lenders Association Partner on Global Benchmark Study

Cambridge, UK., and Toronto, Canada, September 7, 2018 –The Cambridge Centre for Alternative Finance (CCAF) and the Canadian Lenders Association (CLA) today announced a partnership to support research into the innovative Canadian lending sector through the 2018 Americas Alternative Finance Benchmarking survey. The CCAF’s Global Benchmark is the largest academic benchmarking […]
August 17, 2018

British Columbia: Stakeholder Feedback, High-Cost Credit Products & Alternative Lending Industry

To: British Columbia Ministry of Public Safety & Solicitor General Thank you for this opportunity to provide stakeholder feedback around the subject of high-cost consumer credit products and the alternative/innovative lending industry.  We are grateful to be part of this important conversation which affects the ability for millions of Canadian […]