Separate board to list BoI firms

Both the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and Colombo Stock Exchange (CSE) are cur....


Stockbrokers write to CSE requesting brokerage fee hike

Sri Lanka’s stockbrokers have written to the Colombo Stock Exchange (CSE) requesting....


SEC files motion to Touchwood case

The capital market regulator, Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has filed a ....


CSE mulls minimum 20% free float requirement

The Colombo Stock Exchange (CSE) is considering the implementation of a minimum 20 percent....


“Invest Sri Lanka” investor forum in Hong Kong

Colombo Stock Exchange (CSE) and the Securities and Exchange Commission of Sri Lanka (SEC)....


Bourse recovers from 4-month closing low on large cap buying

Sri Lankan stocks recovered from their lowest level in more than four months yesterday as ....


Bourse hits 4-mth closing low on foreign selling

Sri Lankan stocks closed at their lowest level in more than four months yesterday with tra....


CSE opens branch office in Ratnapura

The Colombo Stock Exchange (CSE) opened its newest branch in Ratnapura yesterday making it....


Ram cuts Sanasa Bank’s outlook; retains rating

The ‘outlook’ on Sanasa Development Bank PLC (SDB), a licensed specialized ban....


CSE releases market listing guide to encourage investment

The Colombo Stock Exchange (CSE) yesterday launched a publication titled ‘A guide to....


SEC seeks rule change to lure pension funds to debt market

While steps are being taken towards facilitating US dollar bonds issuances by Sri Lankan c....


Sri Lanka mulls corporate dollar bonds: SEC Chief

In a bid to open Sri Lanka’s corporate debt market to foreign investors, country&rsq....


Bourse in red amid slow foreign buying

The main All Share Price Index (ASPI) of the Colombo Stock Exchange dropped below the psyc....


CSE to hold next investor forum in Hong Kong

The Colombo Stock Exchange (CSE) has planned its third investor forum outside Sri Lanka to....


Aitken Spence puts two thermal power plants up for sale

Two thermal power plants belonging to Aiken Spence PLC have been put up for sale following....


SEC to hold ‘Investment Day’ to educate public

The Securities and Exchange Commission of Sri Lanka (SEC) in its endeavour to develop an e....


Fitch revises down NDB’s rating on shift in biz model

Fitch Ratings has downgraded National Development Bank (NDB) national long-term rating to ....


Exports down; trade gap widens

Sri Lanka's trade gap widened 19.2 percent Year-on-Year (YoY) in the month of April to....


Market to rebound in 2H, ASI to hit 9,000

A host of positive factors ranging from healthy corporate earnings to lower interest rates....


New SEC Act for Cabinet approval next month

The new Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Act is now finalized and the SEC Commissi....


NDB secures US $ 24 million IFC loan

IFC, the private sector investment arm of the World Bank Group has extended a US $ 24 mill....


Rupee slides to 6-week low, bond sales weigh

Sri Lanka's rupee hit a six-week low yesterday, weighed down by banks' demands for....


Hemas-Thai based Minor group in US $ 70mn hotel project

Sri Lanka's Hemas Holdings PLC, a family run conglomerate with a strong presence in FM....


CSE makes commitment towards DVP introduction

The Colombo Stock Exchange (CSE) is striving to introduce the real- time margining and Del....


Dull trading haunts corp debt market

Despite the fact that a growing number of listed companies have been offering debentures a....


Shares fall to near 3-week closing low

Sri Lankan shares fell for a third straight session yesterday to their lowest close in nea....


Shares slip from 1-week high; foreigners buy

Shares slipped yesterday from their one-week high hit on Friday in thin trading, as retail....


J.L. Morison shares change hands

Large block sales of J.L. Morison Son & Jones (Ceylon) PLC (MORI) have taken place in ....


JKH FY 2012/13 net up 24% to Rs.13.6bn

Sri Lanka’s John Keells Holdings PLC, the conglomerate with the largest market capit....


MTD Walkers records Rs.275.5mn net profit for FY12/13

MTD Walkers PLC, a company which has interests in construction and power generation, has r....


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