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First Capital Equity Fund

Published on Monday, April 4, 2016 | Category:Unit Trust

  First Capital Equity Fund is a collective investment scheme that invests in shares of companies listed on the Colombo Stock Exchange. They are long term investments, ideally suited for investors with a 5-10 year investment horizon in mind. Investments in listed shares have higher risk than investments in fixed income instruments and they can… …
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Investing in Unit Trusts: What You Need To Know

Published on Wednesday, March 30, 2016 | Category:Unit Trust

Navigating diverse investment tools can be perplexing for the average investor. Investor education is crucial as knowledgeable and empowered investors contribute towards a vibrant market. Unit trusts are one of many investment options available to investors. The following explores the mechanisms and types of unit trusts in the Sri Lankan market. Understanding Unit Trusts Think… …
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Maximise your Dollar Investment

Published on Sunday, March 20, 2016 | Category:Sri Lanka Development Bonds

US$ 150 Million Sri Lanka Development Bond issued by the Government of Sri Lanka Risk-free Tax-free Higher rates than bank deposits Maturity period – 3 months, 6 months, 1 year and 2 years Eligibility criteria  Foreign Citizens & Entities Non – Resident Sri Lankans Sri Lankan Dual Citizens Non-Resident Foreign Currency (NRFC) Resident Foreign Currency (RFC)… …
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Gilt Edged Fund

Published on Tuesday, March 15, 2016 | Category:Unit Trust

The First Capital Gilt Edge Fund invests exclusively in government securities (treasury bills and bonds) issued by the Central Bank of Sri Lanka which are default risk-free instruments. It provides a tax-free income and offers you the option of withdrawing your investment at any time. The Unit Trusts Funds are managed by First Capital Asset Management Limited… …
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First Capital Money Market Fund

Published on Wednesday, March 9, 2016 | Category:Unit Trust

First Capital Money Market Fund is an open-ended fund that invests in corporate debt and government securities which mature within one year. The fund  is a good substitute for savings accounts and short term fixed deposits. The fund gives higher tax-free returns on your investment with the flexibility of withdrawing your investment at any time. The Unit… …
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First Capital to tie up with Japan’s 14th largest Musashi Securities

Published on Tuesday, March 8, 2016 | Category:Corporate

First Capital Holdings Plc CEO Dilshan Wirasekera (right) shakes hands with Japan’s Musashi Securities Managing Director Yoshitaka Harada while First Capital Equities CEO Jaliya Wijerathne and Musashi General Manager Sales and Planning Department Hiroshi Nomoto look on – Pix by Lasantha Kumara  First Capital Holdings Plc is firming up arrangements to establish a formal tie up… …
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FC App gives Capital Market information at your finger tips

Published on Wednesday, February 24, 2016 | Category:Educational Articles

18th February 2016, Colombo, Sri Lanka: First Capital Holdings PLC (FC) a full service investment bank with 30 years of experience recently launched the “FC Capital Market App’, providing up to date information on the Sri Lankan capital market free for Android and IOS smart mobile users. The FC Capital Market App gives investors and… …
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Understanding Your Investment Options

Published on Wednesday, February 17, 2016 | Category:Investment Banking in Sri Lanka

Issued by First Capital Holdings’ as part of its Investor Education Series By Dimantha Mathew, Manager – Research, First Capital Equities (Pvt) Ltd It is a truth universally acknowledged that money does not grow on trees. It is also however accepted that with prudent investment and a modicum of financial planning, you can develop your… …
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Platinum Bond

Published on Wednesday, January 20, 2016 | Category:Press

First Capital Treasuries PLC, a primary dealer appointed by the Central Bank of Sri Lanka, offers you a great opportunity to invest in medium to long term Repurchase agreement backed by Sri Lankan Government securities. Individuals can enjoy a guaranteed tax-free return with Platinum Bond. For details : Tel No: +94 11 2 639 882,… …
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First Capital Equity Fund – Start your Unit Trust fund from Rs. 1,000/-

Published on Tuesday, September 29, 2015 | Category:Events

This new open ended fund will invest in shares that are listed on the Colombo Stock Exchange and it is brought to you by the Unit Trust Fund Management Company that delivered the best fixed income returns in 2013 and 2014. The First Capital Equity Fund is regulated by the Securities and Exchange Commission of… …
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