Finance Listing

Directory launched in the presence of Jagath Perera, CA Sri Lanka President, Manil Jayesinghe, CA Sri Lanka Vice President, Harsha Basnayake, Ernst & Young Asia Pacific Transaction Advisory Managing Partner, Aruni Rajakarier, Chairperson of the CA Sri Lanka Women Empowerment Committee, Anoji De Silva, Alternate Chair of the Women Empowerment Committee and Dulani Fernando, CA Sri Lanka CEO

May 09, 2011 (LBO) – Mercantile Investments Limited (MIL), a registered finance company in Sri Lanka, has been given regulatory approval to list on the Colombo stock exchange. The firm is to list 3,006,000 ordinary voting shares on the CSE’s ‘Diri Savi’ second board through the ‘introduction’ process which does not require companies to make initial public offers.

The island’s unlisted finance companies are getting listed on the bourse to comply with regulatory requirements.