Category Archives: Corporate

First Capital records highest ever PAT of Rs. 1.96 billion in 17/18


Published on Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Colombo 30 May 2018:  First Capital Holdings PLC (The Group) the only listed investment bank in Sri Lanka, recorded its highest ever Consolidated Profit after Tax of Rs 1,960Mn for the year 2017/18, marking a milestone in the investment bank’s history. The results show a significant growth compared to Rs. 232Mn in 2016/17. First Capital,… …
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Sri Lanka’s Bid to Boost Value of Colombo Stock Exchange Set for Analysis in 2018 Report


Published on Thursday, April 26, 2018

First Capital signs third MoU with Oxford Business Group   Andrea Tsiachtsiri, Country Director, Oxford Business Group, Dilshan Wirasekara Director / CEO First Capital Holdings PLC, Nisansala Munasinghe Manager Branding and Marketing Services First Capital Holdings PLC First Capital Holdings signs third MoU with Oxford Business Group Colombo, April 2018: A new report by the… …
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Make the most of your investments – First Capital Kurunegala Branch – Lakbima


Published on Monday, April 2, 2018

   First Capital Holdings PLC is an investment bank and is the pioneer non-bank affiliated Primary Dealer in Treasury Bills and Bonds in Sri Lanka. With a track record of over 25 years, the Company was the first licensed primary dealer appointed by the Central Bank, and is also the only listed and rated primary… …
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First Capital fostering strong bonds with foreign, local clients


Published on Monday, March 12, 2018

Sunday Times| 11.03.2018 First Capital Holdings PLC has continued its pursuits to establishing strategic partnerships with stock brokering houses based in the US and Japan, in addition to reinforcing its local efforts through the group’s expanding branch network, according to officials. “The company has been playing an active role in exploring capital market prospects and… …
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FIRST CAPITAL FOSTERING STRONG BONDS WITH REGIONAL CLIENTS


Published on Tuesday, March 6, 2018

Dilshan Wirasekara Director / CEO of First Capital, staff members Kosala Liyanagedara, Naveen Samarasekera, Anushi Ranawaka, Sewwandi Kathriarachchi, Rangajeewa Abeywickrama, Nisansala Munasinghe at Branch Opening Ceremonies in Negombo, Kurunegala and Kandy. March 06th 2018 – First Capital Holdings PLC, further expanded its branch network in an effort to forester stronger bonds with regionally based clients.… …
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CIM Sri Lanka partners with First Capital Holdings


Published on Thursday, February 22, 2018

From left: CIM Sri Lanka Membership Development Manager Sanjay Hettiarachchi, CIM Sri Lanka Chairman Brian Selvanayagam, First Capital Holdings Chief Executive Officer Dilshan Wirasekara, Nisansala Munasinghe, First Capital Holdings Branding and Marketing Services Manager  Renewing a successful working partnership of three consecutive years, a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) was signed between The Chartered Institute of… …
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Published on Thursday, February 8, 2018

Subscribe to our YouTube Channel and follow Market Updates / Overviews and Analysis presented by First Capital Research Dimantha Mathew, Atchuthan Srirangan, Amanda Lokugamage and Hansinee Beddage First Capital is an investment bank offering independent advice and transaction execution relating to capital raising and other strategic needs including mergers and acquisitions for investment in Sri… …
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Mr. Dilshan Wirasekara elected to the CSE Board


Published on Monday, December 11, 2017

  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… …
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First Capital ties up with foreign brokerages


Published on Tuesday, November 28, 2017

First Capital Equities, the equity arm of First Capital Holdings PLC, has taken several steps to strengthen its business by establishing strategic partnerships with stock brokering houses based in Asia and the US, in addition to reinforcing its local efforts through the group’s expanding branch network. Director/Group CEO, Dilshan Wirasekara told the Business Times that… …
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First Capital records profit after tax of Rs. 731Mn for the 1st half of 2017/18


Published on Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Colombo 16th November 2017 First Capital Holdings PLC (the Group) recorded a profit after tax of Rs. 731Mn for the 1st half of 2017/18, a substantial increase compared to Rs. 406Mn in the corresponding period of the previous year. Total comprehensive income for the 1st half was Rs. 641Mn (2016/17 – Rs. 406Mn). The primary… …
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