Banking Forum

Chief Regulatory Officer at CSE Renuke Wijayawardhane presenting the listing certificate to Executive Chairperson at Renuka Hotels Shibani Thambiayah

June 13, 2013 (LBO) – A forum for chief financial offers will kick off Thursday evening on opportunities, strategies and challenges with respect to the future growth of Sri Lanka’s banking sector.

Senior bankers and a senior representative from Central Bank will take part in panel discussion on the above areas and other key challenges.

The event will feature senior Sri Lankan banking professionals and academics who are sharing their experience, knowledge and views in the sector.

The thought-provoking event, the 13th edition of LBR LBO CFO Forum, is taking place at the Kings Court, Cinnamon Lakeside. The forum is hosted by LBR and LBO, a multiplatform brand of business media.

Some of the critical issues discussed will include, capital infusion not growing at the pace as asset growth, shortage of low cost capital: high interest rates are pushing people into FDs and not cheap savings and liquidity.

Speakers include, Aravinda Perera, managing director, Sampath Bank and Rajendra Theagarajah, managing director & chief executive officer, Hatton National Bank.