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Dimantha Mathew , Head of Research at First Capital commenting on the bond and share market performance – 24.09.2019


Published on Wednesday, September 25, 2019

Dimantha Mathew, Head of Research at First Capital commenting on the bond and share market performance – 24.09.2019 #CSE #CBSL #lka First Capital is an investment bank providing a full range of financial advisory and services. The Company’s research deliver heightened perspective in fundamental research aiding Share Market Investment in Sri Lanka. The Company’s best-in-class… …
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Market Liquidity shoots to four-month high


Published on Monday, September 23, 2019

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Bloomberg First Word (BFW) Date: 2019-09-19 03:59:28.59 GMT LKR Little Changed as Presidential Vote Called: Inside Sri Lanka


Published on Friday, September 20, 2019

(Bloomberg) — Sri Lanka’s rupee is trading steady after the Election Commission announced that it would conduct voting for the island’s presidential election on Nov. 16. * USD/LKR little changed at 180.82 ; pair rose 0.2% on Wednesday. * “Domestic investors will take the news positively as they are expecting overall economic activity to pick… …
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Dimantha Mathew, Head of Research at First Capital commenting on the bond and equity market performance – 11.09.2019


Published on Thursday, September 12, 2019

Dimantha Mathew, Head of Research at First Capital commenting on the bond and equity market performance  #CSE #CBSL #lka. First Capital is an investment bank providing a full range of financial advisory and services. The Company’s research deliver heightened perspective in fundamental research aiding Share Market Investment in Sri Lanka. The Company’s best-in-class research team provide dynamic reports including economic reviews and proprietary research,… …
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Atchuthan Srirangan, Assistant Manager – Research at First Capital commenting on the bond and equity market forecast – 08.09.2019


Published on Monday, September 9, 2019

“We expect bond yields to be volatile during the coming week with selling pressure in the foreign side continuing amidst lower level of local buying. Equity market to be weak in the upcoming week as well with the market correction with the weak investor sentiment….………” Atchuthan Srirangan , Assistant Manager – Research at First Capital… …
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Dimantha Mathew, Head of Research at First Capital commenting on the bond and equity market performance – 02.09.2019


Published on Tuesday, September 3, 2019

Dimantha Mathew, Head of Research at First Capital commenting on the bond and equity market performance – 02.09.2019 #CSE #CBSL #lka. First Capital is an investment bank offering services as Stock Brokers in Sri Lanka. The Company acts as a conduit between retail and institutional clients and the secondary market of the Colombo Stock Exchange.… …
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T-Bill yields rise for second consecutive week


Published on Monday, August 26, 2019

Ceylon Today | 23 Aug 2019 By First Capital Research Weekly yield movement & Volume During the week, secondary market witnessed selling interest from both local and foreign counter parties, except on Tuesday (20), which saw buying interest across the board. Moreover, on 21 Wednesday, prior to the bill auction, market witnessed buying interest in… …
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CTC drags Sri Lanka stocks 0.17- pct down at close


Published on Tuesday, June 25, 2019

ECONOMYNEXT | 24.06.2019 Sri Lanka stocks closed 0.17 percent lower on Monday with Ceylon Tobacco Company (CTC) dragging the index down, brokers said. The All Share Price Index (ASPI) at the Colombo Stock Exchange closed 8.97 points lower at 5,354.53, falling from an intra-day high of 5,369.23 in the first half hour of trade, and… …
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CB seen keeping rates steady as political tensions ease


Published on Thursday, February 21, 2019

Reuters | 21 February 2019 Dimantha Mathew, Head of research at First Capital Holdings  speaks to the Reuters on the Monetary policy Forecast Reuters:  Sri Lanka’s Central Bank is expected to leave its key interest rates steady on Friday, a Reuters poll showed, as the island’s economy slowly recovers from a political crisis that sparked… …
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1-year T-Bill yield dips to 10.69 per cent


Published on Friday, February 1, 2019

  Weekly Yield movement & Volume During the first half of the week, the secondary market yield curve had a slight upward movement; however, during the latter session’s yields decreased on the back of buying interest which mainly centred on mid-tenure maturities. With continued foreign buying in rupee bonds, the rupee has been relatively stable,… …
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