The Colombo Stock Exchange (CSE) has facilities for the secondary trading of Corporate and Government Debt Securities. Participants have the luxury of carrying out the trading of Equity and Debt securities on a single trading platform.
For debt securities investors have a choice of doing trades on two separate settlement boards.
TOM Board - Settlement on T+1(Early Settlement)
SPOT Board - Settlement on T+2(Normal Settlement)
Accordingly, cash settlement can be done on T+1 or T+2 and Debt securities settlement is on DVP (Delivery versus Payment) basis.
Participants also have the facility to do negotiated trades through the Crossing Board.