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Jan 08, 2018 (LBO) – Sri Lankan banks are likely to significantly boost issuance of Basel III-compliant Tier 2 instruments in 2018, says Fitch Ratings. (1-0)
The Colombo Stock Exchange (CSE) announces the appointment of Mr. Dilshan Wirasekara as a Director of the CSE Board with effect from 21st November 2017. Mr. Wirasekara is an investment banker and the Director/Chief Executive Officer of First Capital Holdings PLC. He is an experienced professional with a career spanning over 22 years, comprising diversified expertise in financial services including, treasury and investment management, capital market strategy and corporate finance advisory.
Nov 29, 2017 (LBO) – Aitken Spence won the coveted ‘Best Corporate Citizen Sustainability Award 2017’ an annual event organized by the Ceylon Chamber of Commerce, the country’s premier business chamber to recognize sustainable champions of the local corporate world.
Nov 06, 2017 (LBO) – Sri Lanka’s diversified conglomerate John Keells Holdings said it will fully subscribe to its entitlement of the proposed rights issue of Nations Trust Bank (NTB).
(PRESS RELEASE) – Sri Lanka’s first innovation centre in the financial services sector has recently been launched by Nations Trust Bank, as part of their on gong commitment to bringing futuristic solutions and customer experiences to the industry. (45-1)
(PRESS RELEASE) – Fitch Ratings-Colombo-03 October 2017: Fitch Ratings Lanka has affirmed the National LongTerm Ratings on five small and mid-sized Sri Lankan banks. The banks are:
Oct 03, 2017 (LBO) – Sri Lanka’s Fitch Ratings has affirmed the National Long-Term Ratings on five small and mid-sized Sri Lankan banks.
Sep 28, 2017 (LBO) – Sri Lanka’s Nations Trust Bank is to issue listed rated unsecured subordinated redeemable debentures worth 3.5 billion rupees to meet BASEL III requirements.
The interim results released by John Keells Holdings PLC (JKH) for the June quarter proved that even the country’s largest conglomerate in terms of market value is not immune to the headwinds in the economy.
(PRESS RELEASE) – Nations Trust Bank American Express Cardmembers were given the opportunity to win an all-expense paid journey around the country with its latest promotion ‘Explore Sri Lanka’.
Leading international conference BankTech Asia organised by Knowledge Group launched its inaugural event at Taj Samudra, officiated by Dr Nandalal Weerasinghe, Deputy Governor of Central Bank of Sri Lanka today. On the first day of this two-days event, a wide range of topics were discussed extensively including; Financial Inclusion, Robotic Process Automation, Big Data and Mobile Wallets.
MullenLowe Sri Lanka, the local office of the MullenLowe network – a member of the Interpublic Group (IPG), will formally unveil its ultra-modern office at 125, Kynsey Road, Colombo – 7, on the 19th of January under the patronage of Hon. Eran Wickramaratne – Deputy Minister of Public Enterprise Development and Member of Parliament (MP) – Chief Guest, Mr. Joseph George – Regional President, South & South East Asia and Group Chairman and CEO, MullenLowe Lintas Group and the regional team.
(PRESS RELEASE) – ICICI Bank, India’s largest private sector bank by consolidated total assets, recently joined ‘LankaPay Common ATM Network’, the national payment network that facilitates high quality electronic financial services at affordable prices in a secure, reliable and convenient manner to all in Sri Lanka. This marks a definitive step towards enriching customer experience. The partnership with LankaPay Common ATM Network brings in synergies that provide unparalleled convenience to ICICI Bank customers by providing them with the ability to access their accounts from over 3750 ATMs island wide free of charge.
The Young Members Forum of the Ceylon Chamber of Commerce successfully conducted an interactive Discussion on the topic “Success Story – Commemorating Triumphs” at the Hilton Colombo Residences last week. Young entrepreneurs such as Messer’s Dulith Herath – CEO, Kapruka.Com, Uditha Chandimal – COO / Director, Creative Minds and Ms. Shahani Markus – Founder of EmoJot Inc, shared their business startup story at the session.
(PRESS RELEASE) – Fitch Ratings-Colombo-19 October 2016: Fitch Ratings has assigned Nations Trust Bank PLC’s (NTB: A(lka)/Stable) issue of subordinated debentures of up to LKR5bn a final National LongTerm rating of ‘A-(lka)’.
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