Colombo Stock Exchange

www.cse.lk  
Tel : 94 11 235 6456
Fax : 94 11 244 5279 / 244 0165

 

Representatives

Chairman : Mr. Vajira Kulatilaka

Chief Executive Officer : Mr. Rajeeva Bandaranaike

 

 

Types of Securities Traded

Name of Trading Systems

(cash and derivatives)

Trading Hours

 

Equity, Closed End Fund, Debt

 

 

Automated Trading System

 

Open Auction Call  9:00 - 9:30

Regular Trading     9:30 - 14:30

 

Market Close        14:30

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Supervisory Body

Securities and Exchange Commission of Sri Lanka

 

Name of Clearing & Settlement Organization

Central Depository Systems (Pvt) Limited

 

Settlement Cycle

Equity - T + 3
Debt - Delivery Vs Payment

 

Name of Central Securities Depository

Central Depository Systems (Pvt) Limited

 

Commissions on Transactions levied by Exchange

Equity:

Transactions up to Rs. 50 Million - 1.12%

 

Brokerage Fees

0.640%

CSE Fees

0.084%

CDS Fees

0.024%

SEC Cess

0.072%

Share Transaction Levy

0.300%

Transactions over Rs. 50 Million

 

Minimum Brokerage(floor)

0.2000%

CSE Fees

0.0525%

CDS Fees

0.0150%

SEC Fees

0.0450%

Share Transaction Levy

0.3000%

 

Corporate Debt:

Brokerage - Negotiable
Fees (SEC, CSE & CDS) - 2 Basis Points (Divided equally amongst the three institutions)

Government Debt:

Brokerage - Negotiable
Fees (SEC, CSE & CDS) – Nil

Closed End Fund :

 

Brokerage

Negotiable with a Cap of 1 %

CSE Fees

0.02%

CDS Fees

0.01%

SEC Cess

0.02%

 

Taxes on Dividends, Interests

10 % is taxable on dividends

 

2013 Share ownership thresholds (%)

 

Short selling (Yes / No)

No

 

 

Short selling conditions (if any)

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