Opportunity to invest in the world’s most expensive raw material

The hope of getting an attractive return is what propels most individuals to choose from the wide array of investment choices available today.  It is a difficult decision for those who wish to save for the future with the dream of getting a comfortable nest-egg for retirement, or...
Posted On 17 Dec 2017

STAX outlines investment opportunities in Sri Lanka at Singapore business forum

STAX was recently invited by International Enterprise (IE) Singapore to brief Singaporean businesses on high-growth sectors in Sri Lanka, at a seminar entitled ‘Sri Lanka Investment Opportunities 2017’. IE Singapore is a government agency that promotes international trade and...
Posted On 10 Dec 2017

IFC, Partners Strengthen Corporate Governance Practices in Sri Lankan Family-Owned Businesses

IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, along with the Sri Lanka Institute of Directors (SLID) and the Colombo Stock Exchange (CSE), are collaborating on workshops that promote good corporate governance and family business practices to improve the long-term sustainability of...
Posted On 29 Nov 2017

Colombo Stock Exchange reaffirm support as strategic partner for fourth consecutive year for CA Sri Lanka’s 53rd Annual Report Awards

The Colombo Stock Exchange (CSE) has once again renewed its support for the 53rd Annual Report Awards Competition organized by the Institute of Chartered Accountants (CA Sri Lanka) by coming on board to power the prestigious competition as a strategic partner. This is the fourth...
Posted On 27 Nov 2017

Foreign investment in the stock market hits an all-time high in 2017

In what continues to be a promising year for foreign investor involvement in the stock market, 2017 has recorded an all-time high in foreign purchases during a year, with Rs. 105.1 billion (year-to-date) in foreign purchases this year passing the record of Rs. 104.7 billion set...
Posted On 26 Nov 2017

Renuka Hotels Limited commences trading at CSE

The shares of Renuka Hotels Limited (CODE: RCH) commenced trading on the Colombo Stock Exchange (CSE) today. The shares, which were listed by introduction on the Diri Savi Board of the CSE have been classified under the ‘Hotels and Travels’ sector. The occasion was marked through...
Posted On 25 Nov 2017

KRX Chairman Mr. Jiwon Jung and CSE Chairman Mr. Ray Abeywardena

The Colombo Stock Exchange (CSE) and Korea Exchange (KRX) announce the signing of a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to establish a collaborative relationship focused on mutual development opportunities in the Sri Lankan and Korean capital markets. The MoU was signed by KRX...
Posted On 24 Nov 2017

Brandix signs Joint Venture agreement with Best Pacific of Hong Kong

Seeks to unlock growth opportunities in the fast-evolving Sportswear and Athleisure domains Sri Lanka’s leading exporter Brandix has announced plans to launch a joint venture with the global synthetic materials manufacturer Best Pacific of Hong Kong to produce synthetic fabric...
Posted On 23 Nov 2017

CSE tops the ‘Finance, Insurance and Investment’ category at the Great HR Quiz

Two teams representing the Colombo Stock Exchange (CSE) were placed as joint winners in the ‘Finance, Insurance and Investment’ Category at the ‘Great HR Quiz’ organized by the Institute of Personnel Management (IPM). 2017 marks the third consecutive year a team representing the...
Posted On 17 Nov 2017

Sadaharitha Plantations wins at NASCO Awards 2017

Sadaharitha Plantations, Sri Lanka’s undisputed leader in commercial forestry with over 2,000 acres of thriving forests and a portfolio of over 26,000 investors, was recognized at the National Sales Congress (NASCO) 2017 conducted by Sri Lanka Institute of Marketing (SLIM)...
Posted On 14 Nov 2017

Stock Market continues encouraging performance in 2017

The Sri Lankan stock market has continued what has been an encouraging year in 2017, where both market indices continue to record positive returns. The Benchmark All Share Price Index (ASPI) has made a 2.78% gain in October alone and a 6.31% gain year-to-date, while the S&P...
Posted On 05 Nov 2017

“Invest Sri Lanka” at Iconic NASDAQ MarketSite

Representatives of the Colombo Stock Exchange (CSE) and the Securities and Exchange Commission of Sri Lanka (SEC) were recently hosted by NASDAQ at NASDAQ MarketSite – the commercial marketing presence of the NASDAQ stock market and the location for Market Bell Ceremonies at New...
Posted On 23 Oct 2017