SEC and the CSE host Investor Forum in London
The Colombo Stock Exchange (CSE) and the Securities and Exchange Commission of Sri Lanka (SEC) hosted an “Invest Sri Lanka- Investor Forum” in London on 30 May 2014 at the Savoy Hotel. The event was organised in association with the London Stock Exchange and Bloomberg.
The forum received an unprecedented response from institutional investors with over 120 registrants. The programme focused on the growth potential and opportunities available in the capital market of Sri Lanka and included representatives from the SEC, CSE, Stockbrokers, Local Fund Managers and Listed Companies. The Key Note Address was delivered by Governor Central Bank Mr. Ajith Nivard Cabraal and featured a special note by Mr. Gordon Fraser, Fund Manager of BlackRock, Inc and member of the Emerging Markets Specialist Team Fundamental Equity Division.
The Chief Executive Officer, London Stock Exchange plc Mr. Alexander Justham and Sri Lankan High Commissioner to the United Kingdom also addressed the Forum.