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4th Asia Pacific Choir Games and Grand Prix of Nations

Published on Tuesday, October 17, 2017 | Category:Corporate

The Asia Pacific Choir Games and Grand Prix of Nations is preparing to take over Colombo from Saturday, 21st October to Saturday, 28th October 2017 with over 3,500 international and local participants. The weeklong festival of choral competitions, friendship concerts and gala celebration concerts will be the harbinger of good tidings for the future of… …
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MARKET OVERVIEW ON CHANNEL EYE’S BUSINESS TODAY – 04.10.2017

Published on Monday, October 16, 2017 | Category:Investment Banking in Sri Lanka

First Capital’s Dimantha Mathew with the Market Review on Channel Eye’s Business Today Program 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,… …
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Turnover and Volumes Decline at CSE

Published on Monday, October 16, 2017 | Category:First Capital

Published on Hiru Business News | 13 October 2017 Trading at the Colombo Stock Exchange ended on a mixed note today (13), with low retail participation. The All Share Price Index moved up by 10.74 points to close the day at 6,632.30 while S&P SL20 shed by 2.22 to 3,915.42. Turnover was Rs. 688.5 million… …
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MARKET UPDATE ON ADA DERANA ENGLISH NEWS – 15.10.2017

Published on Monday, October 16, 2017 | Category:Investment Banking in Sri Lanka

First Capital’s Dimantha Mathew 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… …
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Sri Lankan shares rise for 4th session; beverage, diversified stocks up

Published on Monday, October 16, 2017 | Category:First Capital

FIRST CAPITAL’S SENIOR RESEARCH ANALYST ATCHUTHAN SRIRANGAN SPEAKS TO REUTERS OCTOBER 13, 2017 COLOMBO, Oct 13 (Reuters) – Sri Lankan shares rose for a fourth straight session on Friday and posted their highest close in more than 10 weeks, as investors bought beverage and diversified stocks, brokers said. The Colombo stock index ended 0.16 percent firmer… …
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First Capital’s A- rating reaffirmed by ICRA Lanka

Published on Thursday, October 12, 2017 | Category:Corporate

The issuer rating of SL[A-] with stable outlook was reaffirmed for First Capital Holdings PLC (First Capital) by ICRA Lanka Limited, a subsidiary of ICRA Limited, a group company of Moody’s Investors Service.  ICRA Lanka also reaffirmed the issuer rating [SL]A- with stable outlook for First Capital’s standalone primary dealer First Capital Treasuries PLC.  … …
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Government Securities Market Weekly Summary

Published on Wednesday, October 11, 2017 | Category:First Capital

Published on Ceylon Today | 2017-10-11 By First Capital Research The market registered moderate trading activity in mid tenors, recording buying interest led by 2021 & 2025 maturities as yields dipped by 5bps amidst foreign buying. Shorter tenors stayed broadly flat throughout the week, following a steep rise in yield in last Tuesday’s (3) bill auction where… …
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Sri Lanka to add dollar-denominated board to Colombo Stock Exchange [Oxford Business Group]

Published on Wednesday, October 11, 2017 | Category:First Capital

Published on Oxford Business Group | 29 September 2017 The Colombo Stock Exchange (CSE) is finalising plans to launch a dollar trading board, part of a broader strategy to develop Sri Lanka’s bourse into a regional capital markets centre and boost the inflow of foreign funds.   Dilshan Wirasekara, CEO of First Capital, speaks to… …
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Sri Lankan stx hit 9-wk high as blue chips gain

Published on Monday, October 9, 2017 | Category:First Capital

FIRST CAPITAL’S HEAD OF RESEARCH DIMANTHA MATHEW SPEAKS TO REUTERS OCTOBER 6, 2017 COLOMBO, Oct 6 (Reuters) – Sri Lankan shares rose for a sixth straight session on Friday and closed at their highest in nine weeks as blue chips gained. The Colombo stock index ended 0.34 percent higher at 6,529.05, its highest close since Aug.… …
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Sri Lankan stx hit 8-wk high on foreign buying in Commercial Bank

Published on Friday, October 6, 2017 | Category:First Capital

FIRST CAPITAL’S HEAD OF RESEARCH DIMANTHA MATHEW SPEAKS TO REUTERS OCTOBER 4, 2017 COLOMBO, Oct 4 (Reuters) – Sri Lankan shares rose for a fifth straight session on Wednesday and closed at their highest in nearly eight weeks as foreign investors bought shares in top lender Commercial Bank of Ceylon Plc. Foreign investors bought a net… …
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