Equity Market

ASPI was on a notable downtrend to close at 6,715 losing 17 points. Both turnover and volumes decreased with a weak foreign participation which led to a net foreign out-flow to the market. Price appreciation across 52 counters led by JKH and LHCL was surpassed by the negative effect of 88 counters lead by CINS and LIFL.

About us :  This report providing a snapshot of fixed income, equity and unit trust is composed and circulated by First Capital Holdings PLC an investment bank in Sri Lanka.   The company operates in the capital market of Sri Lanka with operations in government securities – treasury bills and bonds, stock brokering and share market investments, asset management, private wealth management,  retirement planning, personal financial planning, unit trust, margin trading, capital market research, trustee services, corporate finance advisory services including corporate debt structuring (debentures, trust certificates, commercial papers), valuations, restructuring, mergers and acquisitions, initial public offerings (IPOs) and project advisory.   The First Capital Group consists of First Capital Treasuries PLC, First Capital Limited, First Capital Markets Limited, First Capital Asset Management Limited and First Capital Equities (Private) Limited covering Colombo, Negombo, Matara, Kandy and Kurunegala.