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NatWealth raises its helping hand to contribute to the Health Care Sector in 2015 through CSR
CSR being a vital activity in NatWealths agenda, year 2015 too was a successful year with many activities being held in supporting the under privileged community and the healthcare sector in Sri Lanka. Natwealth is a responsible entity which manages the Mahapola Higher Education Scholarship Trust Fund, the largest scholarship fund in Sri Lanka. It goes beyond this community to the serve the nation with a wider scope. Starting with the disabled soldiers who sacrificed their lives for the Mother Lanka, Natwealth continued to support the needy students in the rural areas, people in tough circumstances who deserved a shelter and inhabitants in drought areas as well. The year 2015 was flagged to support initiatives into serving the Health Care Sector which has much needed improvements in numerous aspects. These were a remarkable success for the Company. Starting with the donations we made to "The Federation of Visually Handicapped in Sri Lanka" and "Sri Lankadhara Society Ltd", we continued and donated equipment for the renovation of toilet facilities in a transit establishment CCC home for the kids suffering from Cancer in Maharagama. With our drive to help & support we had the privilege of donating medical equipment to the Lady Ridgeway Hospital which is the largest Children`s Hospital in Sri Lanka. By donating Ahmed Glaucoma Valves which controls the eye pressure and an ICARE TONOMETER which is the first ICARE TONOMETER in the country, we were able to stretch our commitment towards the taking care of vision of the younger generation in our Country. In these fulfilling events, the company made a generous contribution and the cash/kind support given by the staff members was exceptional. Natwealth Group consists of NatWealth Securities Limited, the Central Bank appointed Primary Dealer in Government Securities and the National Wealth Corporation, an Asset Management Company and the Guardian of the country`s foremost educational fund, the Mahapola Higher Education Scholarship Trust Fund. The Mahapola Trust Fund was established in 1981 "To create an educated society with the aim of alleviating poverty through providing scholarships to the underprivileged youth in the country to complete their higher education" and true to its commitment Natwealth has completed several Corporate Social Responsibility projects, always keeping in mind the greater responsibility towards society. The company is endowed with compassionate employees who are willing to give their fullest support at every time in monetary & physical terms and engage in activities. With the guidance of the Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Gihan Jayatilleke, the company plans to have many more Corporate Social Responsibility projects in 2016 that have been an integral part of doing business.


Thu, 06 Oct 2016 11:12:44


Natwealth securties record another year of impressive results ending on a high note
On the backdrop of strong economic growth in Sri Lanka and in keeping with the trends of most business sectors, the company has achieved impressive results in Net Profit Attributable to Shareholders increasing by 305% against 2013 ending up at LKR. 516Million. "The Net Investment Income earned is LKR. 545Million in 2014 compared to LKR. 190Million in 2013, recording an increase of 186%. The Shareholders Funds have accumulated to LKR. 963Million in 2014 compared to LKR. 461Million in 2013, an increase of 109%. These financial highlights indicate the company contribution towards the growth of NatWealth group profitability and return on investment, with the Earnings Per Share growing from LKR. 4.24 in 2013 to LKR. 17.12, increasing 304%." indicated Gihan Jayatilleke, CEO of NatWealth Securities Ltd The global economy showed a growth rate of 3.3% with the emerging and developing markets growing at 4.4%. In the United States, the economic recovery accelerated. In Europe, challenges remained pronounced as growth was constrained and in Asia, conditions slowed in both China and Japan. In this backdrop it is a notable achievement that Sri Lankan economy has grown by 7.4% in 2014 dusting the ashes of a war torn country. This positivity was largely due to investing heavily in infrastructure projects, the Central Bank of Sri Lanka curbing inflation to mid-single digits and the gradual decline in interest rates. We constantly strive to anticipate the rapidly changing needs of valued clients and strive to meet their expectations. This is a highly competitive business, and we aggressively seek to expand the client relationships. We sincerely thank the continued patronage of customers, for the confidence placed in the company ability to give superior returns in a subdued financial market, thus enhancing its brand image. The achievements during the year were made possible through the unified efforts of staff and management, who demonstrated the utmost dedication and commitment in the pursuit of their responsibilities. The dedicated team of professionals have performed well, steered through volatile uncertain times, remaining committed to organizational goals. We have a unique skillful talented team of young professionals and we stress teamwork in everything we do. As we look forward to the future, invigorated by the prospects ahead, we remain committed to the core values, delivering excellence in performance and creating sustainable value to all stakeholders. NatWealth Securities Ltd is a Primary Dealer regulated by the Central Bank of Sri Lanka and also a Debt Broker licensed by Securities & Exchange Commission. It is a fully owned subsidiary of National Wealth Corporation Ltd, an Investment Manager. Its under the ownership of Mahapola Higher Education Scholarship Trust Fund, which is the premier educational fund providing scholarships to under privileged students in an attempt to alleviate them from a poverty stricken background.


Thu, 09 Jul 2015 12:28:35


NatWealth builds house for flood affected victim in Maha Oya
NatWealth Group in collaboration with the Lalith Athulathmudali Foundation funded the building of a house for a flood affected family in the Maha Oya area. In completing the project the company funded the entire cost of building the house. The staff members generously contributed and established electricity supply to the said house. In addition they also donated house hold items and stationary to the children of the family. The house keys were ceremoniously handed over to Amarapala`s family by Chief Executive Officer Gihan Jayatilleke. The relatives, friends, neighbours and staff members were present at this momentous occasion.


Fri, 12 Jun 2015 02:58:36


NatWealth Securities Limited hosted cocktails at The Kingsbury Hotel
The Chairman and Board of Directors of NatWealth Securities Limited hosted cocktails at The Kingsbury Hotel on 03rd December 2014 to introduce CEO Gihan Jayatilleke and AGM/Chief Dealer Nimal Meegolla. It was attended by market participants, regulatory officials and high networth individuals.


Tue, 03 Mar 2015 06:03:32