CLA Events

Committee Meeting

Automotive Roundtable

October 20, 2021

The CLA Quarterly Automotive Roundtable is made up of innovative automotive lenders in Canada. Participating Companies include: AutoCapital Canada, Axis Auto Finance, Carfinco, iA Auto Finance, Carma Auto Finance, Canada Drives, Rifco, LendCare,  NextGear, CWB Financial Group, Rentugo, Autoloans as well as major banks including BMO, CIBC, RBC and Scotiabank. The goal of this invite-only group is to work on strategies to advance innovative processes that promote credit access to […]

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Conference

Money 20/20

October 24, 2021

The CLA is thrilled to partner with Money 20/20: An Ascential Company for their four-day conference. Money20/20 was founded in 2012 by Payments and Fintech veterans from Google, TSYS and Citi. They broke the stereotypes anchored in snoozefest business conferences, and designed an unparalleled experience built for the industry, by the industry. Since then, Money20/20 […]

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Board Meeting

Q3 Board Meeting

October 27, 2021

The CLA’s Board will be meeting on October 27th, 2021 to discuss the progress of the CLA over the course of Q3. Members of the Board include: President: Gary Schwartz Chairperson: Neil Wechsler (OnDeck, CEO) Vice Chairperson: Jason Mullens (goeasy, CEO) Treasurer: Kevin Clark (Merchant Growth) Secretary: Kip Daechsel (Dentons)   Chair of Policy: Jess […]

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Committee Meeting

DEI in Fintech Roundtable

November 1, 2021

The CLA’s DEI in Fintech Roundtable is made up of representatives of leading alternative lenders, tech vendors and banks in Canada. The goal of this invite-only group is to work on strategies to advance DEI-related objectives across the Fintech spectrum.  The group will be developing a comprehensive strategy on best practices and working collectively to […]

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Committee Meeting

Risk Roundtable

November 4, 2021

The CLA’s Risk Roundtable is made up of Chief Risk Officers of leading lenders in Canada. The goal of this invite-only group is to work on strategies to advance risk-related objectives across the lending spectrum.  The group will be developing a comprehensive strategy on best practices and working collectively to advance shared objectives. In addition […]

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Webinar

How to Improve Collections

November 4, 2021

Building a scalable collections program is crucial to raising more portfolio capital your book, as it is the first question an investor will ask you. In this panel we will answer question like how do your borrowers want to engage with your platform and on what channels? We will also take a macro lens on […]

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Committee Meeting

SMB Roundtable

November 12, 2021

The CLA Small Business Lender Roundtable is made up of the leading fintech SMB lenders in Canada. The goal of this invite-only group is to work on strategies to advance services for small businesses across the lending spectrum.

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Conference

2021 Retail Innovation Conference

November 16, 2021

Retail TouchPoints and Canadian Lenders Association are pleased to announce a new partnership designed to bring together top retail brands and innovators in the rapidly evolving “buy now, pay later” space. Together, the companies have launched the BNPL Summit, a new educational series that will launch at the 2021 Retail Innovation Conference virtual experience. Kicking things […]

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Committee Meeting

Mortgage Roundtable

November 24, 2021

The CLA founder Mortgage Roundtable is made up of the leading fintech Mortgage lenders in Canada. The goal of this invite-only group is to work on strategies to advance services for mortgage lending in Canada.

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Q3 Board Meeting

October 27, 2021

The CLA’s Board will be meeting on October 27th, 2021 to discuss the progress of the CLA over the course of Q3. Members of the Board include: President: Gary Schwartz Chairperson: Neil Wechsler (OnDeck, CEO) Vice Chairperson: Jason Mullens (goeasy, CEO) Treasurer: Kevin Clark (Merchant Growth) Secretary: Kip Daechsel (Dentons)   Chair of Policy: Jess […]

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Automotive Roundtable

October 20, 2021

The CLA Quarterly Automotive Roundtable is made up of innovative automotive lenders in Canada. Participating Companies include: AutoCapital Canada, Axis Auto Finance, Carfinco, iA Auto Finance, Carma Auto Finance, Canada Drives, Rifco, LendCare,  NextGear, CWB Financial Group, Rentugo, Autoloans as well as major banks including BMO, CIBC, RBC and Scotiabank. The goal of this invite-only group is to work on strategies to advance innovative processes that promote credit access to […]

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DEI in Fintech Roundtable

November 1, 2021

The CLA’s DEI in Fintech Roundtable is made up of representatives of leading alternative lenders, tech vendors and banks in Canada. The goal of this invite-only group is to work on strategies to advance DEI-related objectives across the Fintech spectrum.  The group will be developing a comprehensive strategy on best practices and working collectively to […]

Send an email to receive an invite

Risk Roundtable

November 4, 2021

The CLA’s Risk Roundtable is made up of Chief Risk Officers of leading lenders in Canada. The goal of this invite-only group is to work on strategies to advance risk-related objectives across the lending spectrum.  The group will be developing a comprehensive strategy on best practices and working collectively to advance shared objectives. In addition […]

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SMB Roundtable

November 12, 2021

The CLA Small Business Lender Roundtable is made up of the leading fintech SMB lenders in Canada. The goal of this invite-only group is to work on strategies to advance services for small businesses across the lending spectrum.

Send an email to receive an invite

Mortgage Roundtable

November 24, 2021

The CLA founder Mortgage Roundtable is made up of the leading fintech Mortgage lenders in Canada. The goal of this invite-only group is to work on strategies to advance services for mortgage lending in Canada.

Send an email to receive an invite

Money 20/20

October 24, 2021

The CLA is thrilled to partner with Money 20/20: An Ascential Company for their four-day conference. Money20/20 was founded in 2012 by Payments and Fintech veterans from Google, TSYS and Citi. They broke the stereotypes anchored in snoozefest business conferences, and designed an unparalleled experience built for the industry, by the industry. Since then, Money20/20 […]

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2021 Retail Innovation Conference

November 16, 2021

Retail TouchPoints and Canadian Lenders Association are pleased to announce a new partnership designed to bring together top retail brands and innovators in the rapidly evolving “buy now, pay later” space. Together, the companies have launched the BNPL Summit, a new educational series that will launch at the 2021 Retail Innovation Conference virtual experience. Kicking things […]

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How to Improve Collections

November 4, 2021

Building a scalable collections program is crucial to raising more portfolio capital your book, as it is the first question an investor will ask you. In this panel we will answer question like how do your borrowers want to engage with your platform and on what channels? We will also take a macro lens on […]

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