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Nisansala Kuruppumudali, Research Analyst at First Capital commenting on the bond and stock market performance – 06.11.2019

Published on Thursday, November 7, 2019 | Category:Educational Articles

In the bond market the secondary market yield curve shifted slightly upwards while overall market witnessed moderate volumes.  Equity market continued to end in red for the third consecutive day recording a week’s low index.  Nisansala Kuruppumudali, Research Analyst at First Capital commenting on the bond and stock market performance. First Capital is an investment bank offering services as Stock Brokers in… …
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Atchuthan Srirangan , Assistant Manager – Research at First Capital commenting on the bond and stock market performance – 04.11.2019

Published on Tuesday, November 5, 2019 | Category:Educational Articles

In the bond market secondary market yield curve remained broadly unchanged while overall market witnessed limited activity amidst thin volumes. Stock market ended in red on the price losses made in JKH and CARG. Atchuthan Srirangan , Assistant Manager – Research at First Capital commenting on the bond and stock market performance. First Capital is an investment bank offering… …
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Weekly Government Securities Market by First Capital

Published on Monday, November 4, 2019 | Category:Educational Articles

Weekly Yield Movement and Volume During the week, the secondary market yield curve remained broadly unchanged while overall market witnessed moderate volumes. Activities were mainly centred on 2022, 2023, 2024, 2027 and 2034 maturities. At the primary T-bond auction, 15.10.27 and 15.08.39 were accepted at weighted averages of 10.24% and 10.68%, respectively. Ahead of the… …
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Hiruni Perera, Senior Research Analyst at First Capital commenting on the bond and stock market forecast – 03.11.2019

Published on Monday, November 4, 2019 | Category:Educational Articles

Bond market has been witnessing moderate activity levels during the past week. With surplus liquidity in the system, we expect some buying interest on mid to long tenor maturities. On equity side, we expect some positivity to emerge with positive earnings results. Hiruni Perera, Senior Research Analyst at First Capital commenting on the bond and… …
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Our Director / CEO Dilshan Wirasekara recognize by Echelon Magazine as a thought leader of the New Establishment 100 pushing boundaries and taking Sri Lanka to the future.

Published on Friday, November 1, 2019 | Category:Corporate

Echelon Magazine The importance of saving is ingrained into Sri Lankans at a young age. However, financial literacy is otherwise low in Sri Lanka, except in the Western Province, says Dilshan Wirasekara. Students should be taught financial literacy incrementally in school. However, as they are not, a majority of Sri Lankans reach adulthood only knowing… …
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Dimantha Mathew, Head of Research at First Capital commenting on the bond and stock market performance – 31.10.2019

Published on Friday, November 1, 2019 | Category:Educational Articles

The secondary market yield curve shifted slightly upwards while overall market witnessed moderate volumes. Stock market rebounded to positive territory recording the highest daily gain in 13 weeks, predominantly contributed by the price appreciations of HNB.N and SLTL. Dimantha Mathew, Head of Research at First Capital commenting on the bond and stock market performance. First Capital is an investment… …
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Dimantha Mathew, Head of Research at First Capital commenting on the bond and stock market performance – 30.10.2019

Published on Thursday, October 31, 2019 | Category:Educational Articles

“The secondary market yield curve remained broadly unchanged while overall market witnessed limited activities with low volumes. Bourse ended in red reversing the positive sentiment witnessed for the last nine trading sessions dragged down by big cap DIAL and JKH.” Dimantha Mathew, Head of Research at First Capital commenting on the bond and stock market performance First Capital is… …
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Atchuthan Srirangan, Assistant Manager – Research at First Capital commenting on the bond and stock market performance – 23.10.2019

Published on Thursday, October 24, 2019 | Category:Investing in Sri Lanka

“The secondary market yield curve remained broadly unchanged while overall market witnessed limited activities amidst thin volumes. Stock market closed the day on a mixed note, with ASPI remaining in the positive territory for the fifth straight session.” Atchuthan Srirangan, Assistant Manager – Research at First Capital commenting on the bond and stock market performance  #CSE #CBSL #lka First… …
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Low interest rates set to provide flywheel to mutual fund industry

Published on Wednesday, October 23, 2019 | Category:Corporate

Daily Mirror | 23.10.2019 The mutual fund or the unit trust industry, which went on a rollercoaster ride due to the exodus of funds following new tax laws, is expected to make a comeback with fund managers eying a slice of the banking sector savings, offering attractive returns. Several fund management companies have already ramped… …
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Atchuthan Srirangan, Assistant Manager – Research at First Capital commenting on the bond and stock market performance – 22.10.2019

Published on Wednesday, October 23, 2019 | Category:Investing in Sri Lanka

“In the secondary market yield curve remained almost unchanged while overall market witnessed moderate volumes. Stock market ended in positive territory for the fourth straight session recording 1 ½ month high on the gains made in NEST and CARG.” Atchuthan Srirangan, Assistant Manager – Research at First Capital commenting on the bond and stock market performance  #CSE #CBSL #lka… …
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