London Stock Exchange today welcomes the Securities and Exchange Commission of Sri Lanka and the Colombo Stock Exchange

London Stock Exchange today welcomes the Securities and Exchange Commission of Sri Lanka (SEC) and the Colombo Stock Exchange (CSE).

The SEC and CSE will host an "Invest Sri Lanka- Investor Forum" at the Savoy Hotel, London, today (30th May, 2014) to attract institutional investors, the programme will feature a number of informative sessions on the opportunities for investment in equity and debt within the Sri Lankan capital market.

"The relationship between the Colombo Stock Exchange and London Stock Exchange is a historic one and we are pleased to be organising an "Invest Sri Lanka – Investor Forum" in association with London Stock Exchange," Chairman (CSE) Mr. Krishan Balendra said.

The CSE operates the only share market in Sri Lanka and is responsible for providing a transparent and regulated environment where companies and investors can come together. The CSE is a company that is limited by guarantee established under the Laws of Sri Lanka. The CSE is licensed by the SEC and is a mutual exchange consisting of 15 Members and 15 Trading Members. All Members and Trading Members are licensed by the SEC to operate as Stockbrokers.