The Lord Mayor of the City of London Visits CSE

  • The Lord Mayor of the City of London Visits CSE
  • The Lord Mayor of the City of London Visits CSE

May 18, 2015 (LBO) – The Lord Mayor of the City of London visited the Colombo Stock Exchange (CSE) and took part in the Market Opening Ceremony.

Yarrow also held discussions on the investment prospects of the Sri Lankan Capital Market and the potential for the growth of foreign direct investment under the new government.

The British High Commissioner to Sri Lanka James Dauris, Chairman of the Advisory Committee of the Chartered Institute for Securities and Investment (CISI) Nihal Fonseka, the Country Manager for CISI Brian Selvanayagam and a delegation from the UK attended the Market Opening Ceremony.

The Chairman of the CSE Vajira Kulatilaka, CSE Director Anton Godfrey, CSE CEO Rajeeva Bandaranaike and Senior Management represented the CSE at the Market Opening Ceremony.

The occasion also marked the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding between the Chartered Institute for Securities and Investment (CISI) and the Colombo Stock Exchange (CSE) to facilitate educational programmes, between the two organisations.

Pic 1: Ringing of the Ceremonial Opening Bell.

Pic 2: Signing of the Memorandum of Understanding.