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Dimantha Mathew, Head of Research at First Capital Holdings, Commenting on the Bond and the Equity Market Performance on Ada Derana – 12.12.2018


Published on Thursday, December 13, 2018

First Capital’s Dimantha Mathew Commenting on the Bond and the Equity Market Performance 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… …
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CSE to launch a dollar board for secondary listing of foreign firms shortly


Published on Thursday, December 13, 2018

Daily Mirror | 13.12.2018 In an attempt to diversify investment options for foreign investors, the Colombo Stock Exchange (CSE) is set to launch a dollar-denominated secondary board for foreign firms to trade their securities on the CSE shortly. “It’s a new platform, a new board we are planning to introduce, where trading and settlement will… …
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Amanda Lokugamage, Senior Research Analyst at First Capital Holdings, Commenting on the Bond and the Equity Market Performance on Ada Derana – 11.12.2018


Published on Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Amanda Lokugamage, Senior Research Analyst at First Capital Holdings, Commenting on the Bond and the Equity Market Performance 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… …
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Hiruni Perera, Senior Research Analyst, at First Capital Holdings PLC commenting on the bond and the equity market performance on Ada Derana – 10.12.2018


Published on Tuesday, December 11, 2018

First Capital’s Hiruni Perera 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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Atchuthan Srirangan, Assistant Manager – Research at First Capital Holdings, with the Market Forecast on Ada Derana – 09.12.2018


Published on Monday, December 10, 2018

First Capital’s Atchuthan Srirangan with the Market Forecast 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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Amanda Lokugamage, Senior Research Analyst at First Capital Holdings, with the Market Review on Ada Derana – 06.12.2018


Published on Friday, December 7, 2018

First Capital’s Amanda Lokugamage 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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Bloomberg Comment – 04-12-2018


Published on Wednesday, December 5, 2018

LKR May Weaken as Fitch Cuts Nation’s Rating: Inside Sri Lanka 2018-12-04 03:38:53.764 GMT By Anusha Ondaatjie (Bloomberg) — Sri Lanka’s rupee could extend declines after Fitch Ratings downgraded the nation’s rating amid a deepening political crisis. * USD/LKR little changed at 178.85; pair has climbed 17% this year * Fitch lowered Sri Lanka’s rating… …
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Listed companies earnings drop by 10% in Sept. quarter


Published on Wednesday, December 5, 2018

Published on Daily FT on 05 December 2018 Dip suffered by Food, Beverage and Tobacco, Telecommunication and Materials sectors outweighs positive momentum experienced by banks and insurance segment   Listed companies earnings in the 2018 September quarter have declined by 10% to Rs. 54.3 billion from an year earlier, First Capital Research revealed yesterday. The broking firm… …
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Amanda Lokugamage, Senior Research Analyst at First Capital Holdings, with the Market Forecast on Ada Derana – 02.12.2018


Published on Monday, December 3, 2018

First Capital’s Amanda Lokugamage 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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Atchuthan Srirangan, Assistant Manager – Research at First Capital Holdings, with the Market Review on Ada Derana – 29.11.2018


Published on Friday, November 30, 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… …
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