It is the major exchange in Sri Lanka and one of the most advanced exchanges in South Asia.
Presently there are 2 indices in the Colombo Stock Exchange:
The All Share Price Index (ASPI)
The Milanka Price Index(MPI)
After ceasefire agreement signed in 2001, the ASPI, floating near the 500 mark in August 2001, has now exceeded the 2000 mark. This has led the Colombo Stock Market to be known as one of the finest performing markets in the World.
During 2005 (for the earlier three years) ASPI’s consistent annual growth was over 30%, which was a record.
Affiliation of Colombo Stock Exchange:
The Colombo Stock Exchange was the first exchange in the South Asian Region and the 52nd exchange of the World which was elected as a member of the World Federation of Exchanges (FIBV) in October 1998. The Colombo Stock Market was one of the creating members of the South Asian Federation of Exchanges (SAFE).
Top Investors of Colombo Stock Exchange:
Asha Philip Securities.Ltd.
Ceylinco Stockbrokers(pvt) Ltd.
National Wealth Corporation Ltd.
First Capital Equities(pvt) Ltd.
Asiri Medical Services Limited
Property Development Limited
The Finance Company Ltd.
Singer(Sri Lanka) Limited
Major Companies Listed
Marchant Bank of Sri Lanka Limited
Sierra Cables Limited
Asia Capital Limited
Ceylinco Insurance Company Limited
Central Securities Limited
ACL Cables Limited
Pan Asia Banking Corporation Ltd.
Madulsima Plantations Limited
Infrastructure Developers Limited
Guidelines for Investment in Colombo Stock Exchange
Colombo Stock Exchange operates a public gallery at the World Trade Center which is open to members of the public who are willing to invest in this exchange. It features
Online Trading Information
Connectivity to 13 Stockbrokers offers from the trading floor
Availability of representatives of three stockbroker firms on the trading floor for instant order execution and investment advice
Access to a range of historical market information, Colombo Stock Market publications and informational products
Location Details of Colombo Stock Exchange:
Colombo Stock Exchange
64-01 West Bloc,
World Trade Centre,