Category Archives: Retirement Planning

Sri Lankan stocks climb for 3rd session as Janashakthi Insurance jumps


Published on Saturday, February 3, 2018

DIMANTHA MATHEW, HEAD OF RESEARCH AT FIRST CAPITAL HOLDINGS PLC, SPEAKS TO REUTERS FEBRUARY 3, 2018 COLOMBO, Feb 2 (Reuters) – Sri Lankan shares rose for a third straight session on Friday to their highest close in more than three weeks, boosted by a surge in Janashakthi Insurance Plc as it agreed to sell its general insurance… …
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Atchuthan Srirangan, Senior Research Analyst at First Capital Holdings, with the Market Review on Ada Derana – 21.01.2018


Published on Monday, January 29, 2018

First Capital’s Atchuthan Srirangan with the Market Review on Ada Derana The comments on this report are provided by the Capital Markets Research Unit of First Capital Holdings PLC an investment bank in Sri Lanka. The company operates in the capital markets of Sri Lanka in government securities – treasury bills and bonds, stock brokering and share market investments, asset management, private wealth… …
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US bond rate increase good for CSE; not so much for local bonds


Published on Sunday, February 19, 2017

FIRST CAPITAL’S  SENIOR RESEARCH ANALYST ATCHUTHAN SRIRANGAN, SPEAKS TO THE SUNDAY TIMES Foreigners rally in cash at CSE Despite being one of the poorest performing markets in the region, Sri Lanka’s stock market which has been in the doldrums has attracted a lot of foreign buying interest since of late. This heavy investor participation stems… …
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Monthly Economic Watch – Feb 2017


Published on Wednesday, February 15, 2017

“Private sector credit growth registered at 21.9% on a YoY basis by end 2016. Credit disbursements in absolute terms remain high spite of the substantial upward adjustments in nominal and real interest rates.” READ FULL REPORT  Monetary Policy Review Inflation M2B & Sector Credit Reserves & Liquidity Currency Movement Government Securities Finance Sector Rate Movement… …
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