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First Capital Partners with Sri Lanka Rugby in the Asia Rugby Division 1 Tournament

First Capital Partners with Sri Lanka Rugby in the Asia Rugby Division 1 Tournament

First Capital, the pioneering investment institution in Sri Lanka, proudly announces its support for Sri Lanka Rugby as their “Performance Partner” in the Asia Rugby Division 1 Tournament.  This partnership marks the first time First Capital has aligned with a national team, signalling a significant milestone in their commitment to supporting and empowering sports in…

First Capital Holdings PLC Appoints Kuda Herath to Board of Directors

First Capital Holdings PLC Appoints Kuda Herath to Board of Directors

First Capital Holdings PLC, a member of the Janashakthi Group, announces the appointment of Kuda Banda Herath as an Independent Non-Executive Director to the Company’s Board of Directors, effective from 29th April 2024. Kuda Herath holds a bachelor’s degree in applied chemistry from the University of Kingston, London. He currently serves as an independent non-executive…

First Capital Expects a 2.0%-3.0% GDP growth for 2024; Downgrade from Previous Estimate.

First Capital Expects a 2.0%-3.0% GDP growth for 2024; Downgrade from Previous Estimate.

 “Investment Strategy 2024” virtual forum, hosted by First Capital Holdings, was held on January 30th, 2024, with the theme “Reforms to Stay Course with Bets on Elections.” Panellists for this event featured Dr. Nishan de Mel, the Executive Director of Verite Research; Vish Govindasamy, Deputy Chairman of Sunshine Holdings PLC; and Dimantha Mathew, Chief Research…

First Capital and HNB Partner to Introduce a Groundbreaking Digital Withdrawal and Payment Facility for Unit Trust Investors

First Capital and HNB Partner to Introduce a Groundbreaking Digital Withdrawal and Payment Facility for Unit Trust Investors

24 January 2024, Colombo: First Capital Holdings PLC, the pioneering investment institution, has announced a groundbreaking milestone for the financial services industry in Sri Lanka with the introduction of the “First Capital Money Plus Fund”. This significant initiative, the first of its kind in Sri Lanka, offers digital withdrawal and payment facilities through a convenient…

First Capital Stands as the Principal Sponsor of the SSC Open Tennis Championship for the Third Consecutive Year

First Capital Stands as the Principal Sponsor of the SSC Open Tennis Championship for the Third Consecutive Year

First Capital Holdings PLC has come forward as the principal (title) sponsor of the SSC Open Tennis Championship for the 3rd consecutive year. The SSC Open 2024 is taking place from 06th January to 21st January 2024 at the Sinhalese Sports Club (SSC) tennis courts. The Championship is a major open ranking tennis tournament that…

First Capital Holdings PLC Delivers Strong Financials to December 31, 2023.

First Capital Holdings PLC Delivers Strong Financials to December 31, 2023.

First Capital Holdings PLC (the Group), a leading investment institution, and a member of the Janashakthi Group, announces its strong financial results for the nine months ended December 31, 2023. The Group reported a Profit after Tax of Rs. 9.4Bn, marking a significant increase compared to Rs. 1.7Bn recorded in the corresponding period of the…

First Capital Celebrates Double Wins at SLIM Brand Excellence Awards.

First Capital Celebrates Double Wins at SLIM Brand Excellence Awards.

First Capital Holdings PLC, the pioneering investment institution, has achieved a significant milestone by clinching two prestigious awards at the SLIM Brand Excellence Awards 2023, marking its debut at the award ceremony. The company’s outstanding brand performance in the capital market sector was recognized in the B2B Brand of the Year category, earning the Silver…

First Capital Wins GOLD at TAGS Awards 2023 for Inclusive Reporting Excellence.

First Capital Wins GOLD at TAGS Awards 2023 for Inclusive Reporting Excellence.

First Capital Holdings PLC, the pioneering investment institution, has secured a prestigious accolade at the TAGS Awards 2023, organized by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Sri Lanka (CA Sri Lanka) for the 58th consecutive year. The company was honoured with the prestigious Gold Award in the Investment Banking category, recognizing its outstanding performance and…

First Capital Announces Platinum Sponsorship and Steps onto the Rugby Field with CR&FC

First Capital Announces Platinum Sponsorship and Steps onto the Rugby Field with CR&FC

First Capital Holdings PLC, a Janashakthi Group Company, proudly announces its partnership with the Ceylonese Rugby & Football Club [CR&FC] as the Platinum Sponsor for the upcoming rugby season. This collaboration marks First Capital’s first venture into the rugby realm through its association with CR&FC, with aims of fostering the growth of rugby in Sri…

First Capital’s ‘Performance First’ Ethos Embodied in Rising Golf Star Jevahn Sathasivam

First Capital’s ‘Performance First’ Ethos Embodied in Rising Golf Star Jevahn Sathasivam

First Capital, the pioneering investment institution in Sri Lanka, is delighted to share its support of the talented young golfer, Jevahn Sathasivam, at the International Singha Thai Junior Golf Tournament in Hua Hin, Thailand. This partnership further emphasizes First Capital’s dedication to recognizing and promoting excellence in all forms. The Singha Thai Junior Golf Tournament,…