9th February Market Closure Announcement


Yesterday, 9th February 2022, the Stock Market operated by the CSE which was scheduled to close automatically at 2.30pm as usual did not close due to a technical fault. The market was manually halted and closed at 2.39pm.

In the interest of minimizing the Impact to investors, in the best judgement of the CSE management, it was decided that all transactions executed up to 2.39 pm will remain valid. The relevant records in the CSE and Central Depository Systems will reflect this position.

Colombo Stock Exchange (CSE):                                                          

The Colombo Stock Exchange (CSE) operates the only stock 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 Securities and Exchange Commission of Sri Lanka (SEC) and is a mutual exchange consisting of 15 Members and 13 Trading Members. All Members and Trading Members are licensed by the SEC to operate as Stockbrokers. For more information, please visit: www.cse.lk.