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Sri Lankan shares end higher on foreign buying


Published on Friday, January 20, 2017

FIRST CAPITAL’S HEAD OF RESEARCH, DIMANTHA MATHEW, SPEAKS TO REUTERS. Sri Lankan stocks closed higher on Friday led by financials, after hitting a more than one-week closing low in the previous session, on increased appetite for risky assets by foreign investors.  The Colombo stock index ended up 0.08 percent at 6,169.57, edging up from its… …
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Sri Lankan shares end lower on rising rates


Published on Monday, January 16, 2017

FIRST CAPITAL’S HEAD OF RESEARCH, DIMANTHA MATHEW, SPEAKS TO REUTERS. Sri Lankan stocks closed lower on Monday as investors sold financials after rising yields in short-term government securities hit sentiment, brokers said. The Colombo stock index ended 0.26 percent weaker at 6,201.65, slipping from its highest close since Dec. 30 hit on Friday.  Shares gained… …
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Sri Lankan shares end at 2-wk high on proposed EU trade concession


Published on Friday, January 13, 2017

FIRST CAPITAL’S HEAD OF RESEARCH, DIMANTHA MATHEW, SPEAKS TO REUTERS Sri Lankan stocks ended at their highest level in two weeks on Friday, led by beverage and manufacturing shares, as sentiment improved after a European Union executive proposed that the bloc reinstates a trade concession to Sri Lanka. The European Commission on Wednesday said in… …
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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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First Capital to tie up with Japan’s 14th largest Musashi Securities


Published on Tuesday, March 8, 2016

First Capital Holdings Plc CEO Dilshan Wirasekera (right) shakes hands with Japan’s Musashi Securities Managing Director Yoshitaka Harada while First Capital Equities CEO Jaliya Wijerathne and Musashi General Manager Sales and Planning Department Hiroshi Nomoto look on – Pix by Lasantha Kumara  First Capital Holdings Plc is firming up arrangements to establish a formal tie up… …
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