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MARKET UPDATE ON ADA DERANA ENGLISH NEWS – 2017.02.06


Published on Tuesday, February 7, 2017

FC Head of Research Dimantha Mathew with the market update – between 14.00 mins to 14.36 mins. 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… …
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Sri Lankan shares hit 10-mth closing low ahead of cbank rate review


Published on Monday, February 6, 2017

FIRST CAPITAL’S HEAD OF RESEARCH, DIMANTHA MATHEW, SPEAKS TO REUTERS. Sri Lankan shares fell on Monday to an over 10-month closing low, dragged down by beverage and banking stocks, as investors awaited cues from the central bank’s monetary policy review on Tuesday. The Colombo stock index ended 0.8 percent lower at 6,068.31, it’s lowest close… …
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INSIDE SRI LANKA: First Capital Sees Rupee Slowly Stabilizing


Published on Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Wire: Bloomberg First Word (BFW) Date: Jan 24 2017 9:23:01 By Anusha Ondaatjie (Bloomberg) — Rupee “slowly stabilizing” with pace of foreign selling in LKR bonds easing, says Dimantha Mathew, head of research at First Capital Equities. * Reserves boosted by Sri Lanka accepting double the amount of development bonds offered for sale last week, which is also helping… …
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MARKET UPDATE ON ADA DERANA ENGLISH NEWS – 2017.01.23


Published on Monday, January 23, 2017

FC Head of Research Dimantha Mathew with the market update – between 10.40 mins to 11.17 mins. 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… …
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MARKET UPDATE ON ADA DERANA ENGLISH NEWS – 2017.01.20 – Sharemarket Investment in Sri Lanka


Published on Friday, January 20, 2017

  FC Research Analyst Amanda Lokugamage with the market update – between 12.05 mins to 12.28 mins. 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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Sri Lanka’s changing investment landscape set for analysis in 2017 report


Published on Friday, January 20, 2017

Sri Lanka’s efforts to boost capital inflows through the gradual liberalisation of its trade and investment laws will be explored in a forthcoming report by the global publishing firm Oxford Business Group (OBG). The Report: Sri Lanka 2017 will look in detail at what the country’s capital markets sector is doing to prepare for an… …
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MARKET UPDATE ON ADA DERANA ENGLISH NEWS – 2017.01.16


Published on Monday, January 16, 2017

  FC Head of Research Dimantha Mathew with the market update – between 17.16 mins to 18.20 mins …
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MARKET UPDATE ON ADA DERANA ENGLISH NEWS – 2017.01.13


Published on Friday, January 13, 2017

FC Senior Research Analyst Atchuthan Srirangan with the market update – between 16.50 mins to 17.18 mins   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 management,  retirement planning, personal… …
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INSIDE SRI LANKA: First Capital Sees Volatile Rates During 1H


Published on Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Wire: Bloomberg First Word (BFW) Date: Jan 10 2017 8:40:25   By Anusha Ondaatjie (Bloomberg) — “Dangerously low” foreign reserves around $6b, foreign debt payments of over $4.7b, along with maturing rupee bonds and Sri Lanka Development Bonds may lead to volatile rate conditions, says Dimantha Mathew, head of research at First Capital. * LKR477b of rupee bond mature… …
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MARKET UPDATE ON ADA DERANA ENGLISH NEWS – 2017.01.09


Published on Monday, January 9, 2017

FC Head of Research Dimantha Mathew with the market update – between 13.34 mins to 14.10 mins …
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