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Sri Lanka has a 50-pct chance of rate cut

Published on Friday, April 5, 2019 | Category:First Capital

ECONOMY NEXT | 05.04.2019 There is a 50 percent chance of cut in Sri Lanka’s 9.0 percent ceiling policy rate and a narrowing of a policy corridor on April 08, a financial research house has said. “First Capital Research allocates a 50 percent probability for a policy rate cut in April 2019, as we are… …
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Dimantha Mathew, Head of Research, at First Capital on the bond and equity market performance – 04.04.2019

Published on Friday, April 5, 2019 | Category:First Capital

Dimantha Mathew, Head of Research, at First Capital on the bond and equity market performance – 04.04.2019 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… …
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Bond Prices Lifted by Lower Borrowing Costs: Inside Sri Lanka

Published on Thursday, April 4, 2019 | Category:First Capital

(Bloomberg) — Sri Lanka’s bond prices rose after the government’s cost of borrowing declined at an auction Wednesday. * Central bank sold 4b rupees ($23m) of 91-day bills at 9.24%, down from 9.39%, 4b rupees of 182-day bills at 9.50%, down from 9.67% at previous auction, and 20b rupees of 364-day notes at 10.15% versus… …
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Nisansala Kuruppumudali, Research Analyst, at First Capital on the bond market performance – 03.04.2019

Published on Thursday, April 4, 2019 | Category:First Capital

Nisansala Kuruppumudali, Research Analyst, at First Capital on the bond market performance – 03.04.2019 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… …
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Possible rate cut amidst sluggish economic activities

Published on Thursday, April 4, 2019 | Category:First Capital

CEYLON TODAY | 03.04.2019 By First Capital Research Previous Pre-Policy issue; CBSL continues to support liquidity Contrary to our expectation of unchanged policy stance, CBSL reduced the SRR by 100 bps to 5 per cent as they believed policy intervention was required to address the large and persistent liquidity deficit prevailing in the domestic money… …
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First Capital predicts possible policy rate cut next week amid sluggish economy

Published on Wednesday, April 3, 2019 | Category:First Capital

Daily Mirror | 03.04.2019 First Capital Research predicts a 50 percent chance for a policy rate cut at the next monetary policy review of Central Bank to be held next week amidst overly sluggish economic growth. “First Capital Research allocates a 50 percent probability for a policy rate cut in April 2019 as we are… …
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Amanda Lokugamage, Senior Research Analyst, at First Capital on the bond and equity market performance – 02.04.2019

Published on Wednesday, April 3, 2019 | Category:First Capital

Amanda Lokugamage, Senior Research Analyst, at First Capital on the bond and equity market performance – 02.04.2019 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. First Capital’s best-in-class research… …
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50 percent probability for a policy rate cut in April: First Capital Research

Published on Tuesday, April 2, 2019 | Category:First Capital

LBO | 02.04.2019 Apr 02, 2019 (LBO) – First Capital Research allocates a 50 percent probability for a policy rate cut in Apr 2019 as they are of the view that policy intervention is appropriate to address the overly sluggish economic growth. Sluggish sentiment in Sri Lanka’s economy has been a major concern with the… …
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Amanda Lokugamage, Senior Research Analyst, at First Capital on the bond and equity market performance – 01.04.2019

Published on Tuesday, April 2, 2019 | Category:First Capital

Amanda Lokugamage, Senior Research Analyst, at First Capital on the bond and equity market performance – 01.04.2019 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… …
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Atchuthan Srirangan, Assistant Manager – Research, at First Capital on the Bond and equity Market performance – 31.03.2019

Published on Monday, April 1, 2019 | Category:First Capital

Atchuthan Srirangan, Assistant Manager – Research, at First Capital on the bond and equity market performance – 31.03.2019 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 Lanka. The Company’s industry leading transactions are reflective of… …
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