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ComBank makes history as only Sri Lankan Bank in Top 1000 World Banks for 10 successive years

The first local Bank to enter prestigious global list moves up 51 places in 2020   The Commercial Bank of Ceylon has brought honour to the country’s banking industry by moving up 51 places on the World’s Top 1000 Banks ranking for 2020, and become the only Sri Lankan bank to be...
Posted On 03 Jul 2020
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HNB rises up the ranks in Banker Magazine UK’s Top 1,000 World Banks 2020

Cementing an international reputation for excellence, Sri Lanka’s leading private sector bank, HNB PLC, was ranked among the Top 1,000 World Banks 2020 for the fourth consecutive year by the UK’s prestigious Banker magazine. The Banker is the world’s premier banking and finance...
Posted On 03 Jul 2020
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Sampath Bank Brings Yet Another Innovation to Sri Lanka’s Digital Payments Landscape

~ Becomes one of the first Payment Exchange Name (PEN) issuer and acquirer banks, simplifying online peer-to-peer transactions ~ Sampath Bank PLC today announced that it has become one of the first bank’s in Sri Lanka to serve as both an issuer and acquirer of Payment Exchange...
Posted On 01 Jul 2020
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Double win for ComBank at 2020 Asiamoney Banking Awards

The Commercial Bank of Ceylon has won two prestigious international awards –‘Best Bank for Small and Medium Enterprises’ and ‘Best Bank for Corporate Social Responsibility’ — from Asiamoney Magazine, known as the voice of the banking and capital markets industries in...
Posted On 01 Jul 2020
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People’s Bank celebrates 59 years of devotion to the people of Sri Lanka

As The Bank of the People, People’s Bank marks its 59th anniversary on the 1st of July. With the passing of this latest milestone, it is clear that amongst all the state-owned commercial banks in Sri Lanka, People’s Bank boasts of a different identity. In 1961, People’s...
Posted On 01 Jul 2020
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Seylan Credit Cards offer amazing discounts at Keells Super outlets

Seylan Bank, the Bank with a Heart, is now offering amazing discounts to customers purchasing daily essentials. Seylan Cardholders who shop at any Keells Super outlet can avail themselves of these attractive savings. Seylan Bank Credit Cardholders can now enjoy savings of 30% off...
Posted On 01 Jul 2020
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HNB declared Best Retail Bank in Sri Lanka for 11th occasion at Asian Banker Awards 2020

Hatton National Bank PLC (HNB) was declared the Best Retail Bank in Sri Lanka at the prestigious Asian Banker Excellence in Retail Financial Services Awards 2020, marking the 11th occasion that bank has emerged as winners.   The award was presented to HNB in recognition of...
Posted On 30 Jun 2020
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ComBank conducts 51st AGM on virtual platform

The 51st Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Commercial Bank of Ceylon PLC, Sri Lanka’s benchmark private bank, was conducted on a virtual platform for the first time on Thursday, 25th June 2020. This was organised to maintain social distancing as necessitated by the COVID-19...
Posted On 29 Jun 2020
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ComBank further slashes lending rates

Agri Business Loan rates reduced by 3.5% in 2020 to date SME Loan rates cut by 4% this year Gold Loan rates reduced by 5% since January 2020 The Commercial Bank of Ceylon has announced a further lending rate cut, slashing rates by up to 2% on all categories of loans in a...
Posted On 25 Jun 2020
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Ranjith Kodituwakku New CEO/GM at People’s Bank

Ranjith Kodituwakku has been appointed as Chief Executive Officer/ General Manager of People’s Bank with effect from June 19, 2020. He had previously served as the Deputy General Manager (Commercial Banking and Digitalization). The appointment as CEO/GM follows the retirement of...
Posted On 23 Jun 2020
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HNB records sharp spike in cardless transactions during COVID lockdown with Cash to Mobile

Leading private sector bank HNB PLC, reported a 70 percent increase in the use of its cardless cash withdrawal facility, Cash to Mobile during the peak of the COVID-19 pandemic. Through the period of January to May 2020, the bank witnessed an average (month-to-month) increase of...
Posted On 23 Jun 2020

People’s Bank introduces multiple loan schemes to boost Government’s Development programme

Being the bank of the people, People’s Bank bears a great responsibility to assist the Government to re-start the Sri Lankan economy and help the people of the country to get some form of normalcy to their lives. Due to the unexpected, adverse impact due to the COVID-19 outbreak,...
Posted On 22 Jun 2020