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People’s Bank Launch “Pathumak Thagi Karamu” Campaign in celebration of the literature month 2019

November 13, 2019

People’s Bank ceremoniously initiated the distribution of donations received from generous and charitable Sri Lankans for bank’s ‘Pathumak Thagi Karamu’ campaign at the B/Kumarapattiya Ambagasdowa Rajakeeya Vidyalaya recently. I

Union Bank focuses on cost optimisation for sustained growth in a challenging environment

November 13, 2019

Union Bank continued to focus on portfolio alignment and prudent cost management to sustain against a hard-hitting macro economic environment that continued to weigh down the banking sector during the third quarter of 2019.

Pan Asia Bank recognized at Presidential Environment Awards 2019 for winning the ‘Global Climate Partnership Award’

November 5, 2019

Pan Asia Bank took centre-stage at the high-profile ‘Presidential Environment Awards 2019’, held on 29th October 2019, at the Nelum Pokuna Mahinda Rajapaksa Theatre, on which occasion, the President of Sri Lanka, His Excellency Maithripala Sirisena, recognized the bank for winning the prestigious Global Climate Partnership Award which was won in June 2019 for the bank’s green lending efforts.

Nations Trust Bank Partners With Cinnamon Life’s “Jazz By The Lake”

November 5, 2019

Nations Trust Bank American Express and Nations Trust Bank Private Banking have partnered with Cinnamon Life to bring you“Jazz by the Lake”, which is set to be Colombo’s most exclusive and elegant jazz event. The first “Jazz by the Lake” event soothed Colombo’s souls on the 20th of October 2019 at Cinnamon Lakeside.

ComBank receives Best Bank award from Global Finance for 19th time

November 5, 2019

The Commercial Bank of Ceylon was recently presented the award for ‘Sri Lanka’s Best Bank in 2019’ by the USA-based Global Finance magazine at the 26th Annual Best Bank Awards Ceremony held at the National Press Club in Washington, DC on the sidelines of the annual meetings of the IMF and World Bank.

Amana Bank Launches Business Plus

October 16, 2019

Towards facilitating the growing needs of SMEs and business enterprises, Amana Bank recently launched a specialized banking platform titled Amana Bank Business Plus. Amana Bank Business Plus is a platform tailor made for business owners offering a banking relationship that ensures not only peace of mind on their finances but also allowing them to invest more time to focus and grow their business.

Nations Trust Bank Mastercard Announce The Winner Of ‘Witness Rugby World Cup 2019 Finals In Japan’ Promotion

October 14, 2019

Nations Trust Bank MasterCard Credit Cards & Debit Cards conducted the ‘Witness Rugby World Cup 2019 Finals in Japan’ Promotion where Cardholders simply had to swipe their Nations Trust Bank MasterCard Credit or Debit Cards for LKR 5,000 or more at any MasterCard merchant island-wide from 1st of April to 31st of August 2019 to enter into the draw.

Sampath Bank ranks among Sri Lanka’s 10 Most Admired Companies

October 9, 2019

Standing testimony to its superlative service to the nation, Sampath Bank was placed among Sri Lanka's 10 Most Admired Companies at the 'Most Admired Companies of Sri Lanka 2019' held at BMICH recently.

People’s Bank Kaluwanchikudi branch relocated to a new premises

October 8, 2019

The ceremonial opening of People Bank’s Kaluwanchikudi Branch at its new premises took place recently with the attendance of Mr. A.U.A Anzar, Assistant General Manager (Marketing) of People’s Bank.

DFCC Bank iConnect facilitates real time CEFTS payments for Corporate Clients

October 8, 2019

Adopting cutting-edge technology, DFCC Bank PLC a leading commercial bank in Sri Lanka, recently introduced the Common Electronic Fund Transfer System (CEFTS) payments facility through its payments and cash management online platform for corporate clients, DFCC Bank iConnect.

Amana Bank Declares Interim Dividend

September 25, 2019

AmanaBank, having paid its inaugural dividend in 2018, has now announced an interim dividend for the Financial Year 2019. The total dividends of over Rs.200 million, translating to 8 cents per share, is scheduled to be paid on 11 October 2019.

Commercial Credit introduces student loans for APIIT students

September 25, 2019

The Asia Pacific Institute of Information Technology (APIIT) Sri Lanka, one of the leading private institutions providing quality higher education, has launched an Education Loan Scheme in partnership with Commercial Credit and Finance PLC. The scheme was launched to provide a viable solution to meet the higher education aspirations of youth in Sri Lanka.

Curious, Inventive & Spirited – The HNB Team

September 25, 2019

Hatton National Bank PLC (HNB) was recognized as a winner in the Top Workplaces in Asia category of the Asia Corporate Excellence & Sustainability Awards (ACES) 2019.

Cargills bank appoints Ranjit Page as Chairman

September 25, 2019

Cargills Bank Ltd. announced the appointment of Ranjit Page as the Chairman of the Bank with effect from September 19, 2019. Louis Page, the founder Chairman of the Bank, retired on reaching 70 years of age in line with CBSL regulations.

NDB is paving a 40-year financial journey

September 3, 2019

NDB Bank is celebrating its 40th anniversary, marking four centuries of unparalleled engagement and innovation, from the origins of the Bank's growth to the growth of people, families, companies, and society.

Ceylinco Life reports 6-month net income of Rs 14.7 billion

September 3, 2019

Ceylinco Life recorded net income of Rs 14.7 billion in the first quarter of 2019, an rise of 10.55 percent over last year's respective period as a consequence of investments that yield remarkable yields and a fair growth record of premium revenue.

Amãna Bank Continues Partnership With Facets 2019 As Official Banker

August 31, 2019

Amana Bank has joined hands for the third consecutive year with the Sri Lanka Gem and Jewellery Association to be the official banking partner for their annual showpiece exhibition Facets 2019.

Amãna Bank recorded growth of 29% in Q2 PAT

August 22, 2019

Financial News from Sri Lanka: To close the quarter with a bottom line of Rs 162.2 million, the Amãna Bank achieved

Nations Trust Bank records Rs 1.4 billion PAT

August 21, 2019

Volatile economic conditions which prevailed in the country and affected many key economic sectors since the second half of 2018, continued into 2019 as well, impacting the financial performance of many businesses.

HNB signs agreement with Indra Traders for leasing packages

August 19, 2019

HNB PLC and Indra Traders have teamed up to offer leasing packages for all unregistered cars and Foton trucks made available by the local automobile giant.In the presence of HNB's Deputy General Manager, Retail Banking, Sanjay Wijemanne and Head of Personal Financial Services, Kanchana Karunagama and Indra Trader's Sales and Marketing Director, Hashindra Silva, Assistant General Manager, Mahesh Palihakkara and Sales Manager Saleela Rajapaksha, the agreement was signed at HNB Towers.