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76 Top Sri Lanka Financial Services Companies and Startups

This article showcases our top picks for the best Sri Lanka based Financial Services companies. These startups and companies are taking a variety of approaches to innovating the Financial Services industry, but are all exceptional companies well worth a follow.

We tried to pick companies across the size spectrum from cutting edge startups to established brands.

We selected these startups and companies for exceptional performance in one of these categories:

  • Innovation
    • Innovative ideas
    • Innovative route to market
    • Innovative product
  • Growth
    • Exceptional growth
    • Exceptional growth strategy
  • Management
  • Societal impact

Top Sri Lanka Financial Services Startups

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Sanasa Development Bank

Sanasa Development Bank

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Sanasa Development Bank provides ethical and future-ready financial products and services.

Commercial Bank of Ceylon

Commercial Bank of Ceylon

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Commercial Bank of Ceylon is a commercial banking in financial services company.

Commercial Bank of Ceylon

Commercial Credit & Finance

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Commercial Credit & Finance as the fastest growing finance company in the country, has identified that developing a strategic plan.

Commercial Bank of Ceylon

Union Bank of Colombo

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Union Bank of Colombo provides banking service.

Commercial Bank of Ceylon

DirectPay

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DirectPay is a fintech company providing solutions for digital payments covering the entire payment ecosystem.

Commercial Bank of Ceylon

Trade Finance & Investments

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Trade Finance & Investments is a financial institution based in Sri Lanka. Being a pioneer in the financial services sector.

Commercial Bank of Ceylon

iLoan

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iLoan is a fintech company which uses blockchain and AI to provide solutions to emerging markets.

Commercial Bank of Ceylon

Moneyworkz

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Moneyworkz is financial aggregation platform

Commercial Bank of Ceylon

Rukula

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Rukula offers small loans for household consumer durables and electronic items.

Commercial Bank of Ceylon

Capitalife

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Capitalife is a new entity which is planning to commence its’ operations soon as a new life insurance company in Sri Lanka.

Commercial Bank of Ceylon

Alliance Finance Co Ltd. PLC

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Alliance Finance Co Ltd. PLC was founded in 1956

Commercial Bank of Ceylon

Capital Maharaja Group

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Capital Maharaja Group offers private equity, hospitality, media, information technology, e-commerce, and logistics services.

Commercial Bank of Ceylon

Lanka Reload

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Lanka Reload offers an online platform that enables its users to reload their mobile phones using VISA, Master, debit, and credit cards.

Commercial Bank of Ceylon

PayHere

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PayHere is a fintech company that specializes in providing conversion-focused online payment gateway services.

Commercial Bank of Ceylon

LOLC

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LOLC is a non-banking financial firm that provides micro finance, leasing, loans, deposits and savings.

Commercial Bank of Ceylon

Amana Takaful Life

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Amana Takaful Life offers a wide range of financial solutions for people and corporate companies.

Commercial Bank of Ceylon

Forestpin

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Forestpin Analytics allows users to analyze enterprise transactions such as invoices, payments and sales orders to find outliers

Commercial Bank of Ceylon

The Finance Company PLC

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The Finance Company PLC a leading corporate with diversified business interests that enjoy market leadership status.

Commercial Bank of Ceylon

Sampath Bank

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Sampath Bank providing numerous services including commercial banking, leasing, online banking.

Commercial Bank of Ceylon

Orient Finance

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Orient Finance provides various financial services in Sri Lanka.

Commercial Bank of Ceylon

Senkadagala Finance

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Senkadagala Finance PLC is a finance company that specialized itself in providing various financial services.

Commercial Bank of Ceylon

First Guardian Equities

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First Guardian Equities is a premier stockbroker that provides customized solutions to address clients financial and investment needs.

Commercial Bank of Ceylon

Pan Asia Bank

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Pan Asia Bank is a commercial bank provides professional, personalized, secure, quality banking and financial services.

Commercial Bank of Ceylon

Wealth Trust Securities

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WTS is a primary dealer appointed by the Central Bank of Sri Lanka that acts as a specialized intermediary in the securities market.

Commercial Bank of Ceylon

Lanka Ventures PLC

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Lanka Ventures PLC is a venture capital firm that invests in the energy and healthcare industries.

Commercial Bank of Ceylon

Seylan Bank

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Seylan Bank is a commercial bank that provides various type of bank accounts, loans & leasing services, cards and remittance services.

Commercial Bank of Ceylon

Colombo Stock Exchange

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Colombo Stock Exchange specializes in stock market operation, stock market exchange and analytical services.

Commercial Bank of Ceylon

Prosperous Capital And Credit Limited

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Practicality, innovation and convenience are all fundamental Prosperous brought into Micro Finance solution for Small & Medium Enterprises

Commercial Bank of Ceylon

LOLC Micro Credit

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LOLC Finance PLC is a premier licensed finance company in Sri Lanka with its own unique identity.

Commercial Bank of Ceylon

Colombo Trust Finance

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Colombo Trust Finance provides finance products and services.

Commercial Bank of Ceylon

Softlogic Life

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Softlogic Life is an insurance provider company that provides life insurance services.

Commercial Bank of Ceylon

NSB

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NSB is a government-owned bank that provides savings accounts, utility bill payments, foreign currency deposits, loans, and card services.

Commercial Bank of Ceylon

Browns Investments

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Browns Investments is an investment firm that invests in medium and large scale companies

Commercial Bank of Ceylon

Commercial Leasing & Finance

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CLC is a non-banking financial service provider offering a diversified range of products & services and internet banking.

Commercial Bank of Ceylon

Synapsys

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SYNAPSYS is a dynamic and innovative technology firm.

Commercial Bank of Ceylon

Melstacorp

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Melstacorp is a diversified conglomerate company engaged in beverage, plantations, telecommunication, and financial service sectors.

Commercial Bank of Ceylon

Amana Bank

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Amãna Bank provides digital banking products and services to individuals and businesses.

Commercial Bank of Ceylon

Expense Tracker 2.0

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Comprehensive personal finance management app designed for busy individuals to get total control of daily expenses, while being on the move.

Commercial Bank of Ceylon

Dunamis Capital

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Dunamis Capital through its subsidiaries, engages in financial services and property development businesses in Sri Lanka.

Commercial Bank of Ceylon

UPay

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UPay is a payment processing app.

Commercial Bank of Ceylon

HDFC Bank of Sri Lanka

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HDFC Bank of Sri Lanka Offers personal banking services, housing finance and related services.

Commercial Bank of Ceylon

Asia Asset Finance

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Asia Asset Finance offers leasing, mortgaging and short-term loans.

Commercial Bank of Ceylon

DFCC Bank PLC

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DFCC Bank PLC is one of the oldest development banks in Asia offering financial & banking services

Commercial Bank of Ceylon

UB Finance Co. Ltd.

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UB Finance Co. Ltd. operates as a finance company that provides a range of financial solutions for businesses and individuals in Sri Lanka.

Commercial Bank of Ceylon

State Mortgage & Investment Bank

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State Mortgage & Investment Bank is a banking industry that offers financial services.

Commercial Bank of Ceylon

Renuka Capital

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Renuka Capital is engaged providing capital market services and also in the investment in equity, debt and other alternate asset classes.

Commercial Bank of Ceylon

Associated Motor Finance

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Associated Motor Finance is engaged in lending money, loans, fixed deposits, savings and motor finance

Commercial Bank of Ceylon

Vallibel Finance

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Vallibel Finance offers services like finance lease, hire purchase, loans and advances, and investments.

Commercial Bank of Ceylon

Ceylinco General Insurance

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Ceylinco General Insurance is an insurance company that provides protection and financial security.

Commercial Bank of Ceylon

Peoples Leasing & Finance

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People’s Leasing & Finance is a leasing firm whose products include leasing & loans, Islamic finance, trading, fixed deposits & savings.

Commercial Bank of Ceylon

Vallibel One

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Vallibel One offers financial and sanitary ware manufacturing services.

Commercial Bank of Ceylon

NDB Wealth Management

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NDB Wealth Management provides mutual funds, investment, financial, wealth, and fund management services.

Commercial Bank of Ceylon

Mercantile Investments and Finance

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Mercantile Investments and Finance offers finance leasing, loan financing, fleet management, micro financing, share trading.

Commercial Bank of Ceylon

Softlogic Capital

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Softlogic Capital is a financial service provider company.

Commercial Bank of Ceylon

Sinhaputhra Finance

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Sinhaputhra Finance is an NBFC engaged in finance leasing, business & personal loans, pawn broking, deposits & in capital market operations.

Commercial Bank of Ceylon

Electronic Ventures Private Limited

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Electronic Ventures is an online platform that provides startups with resources to develop.

Commercial Bank of Ceylon

Ceybank Asset Management

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Ceybank is an asset management company that provides funds,investment plans,portfolio management and investment advisory services.

Commercial Bank of Ceylon

Bank of Ceylon

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Bank of Ceylon is a financial firm that offers financing, savings, lending, funding and consulting services for businesses and individuals.

Commercial Bank of Ceylon

AMW Capital Leasing & Finance

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AMW Capital Leasing & Finance is a financial company that offers finance leases, auto loans, fixed deposits, hire, purchase & microfinance.

Commercial Bank of Ceylon

Peoples Merchant Finance

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Peoples Merchant Finance is involved in providing financial services and solutions to merchants and businesses.

Commercial Bank of Ceylon

Nation Lanka Finance

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Nation Lanka Finance is engaged in granting of loans, providing finance leases and mobilization of deposits

Commercial Bank of Ceylon

Citizens Development Business Finance

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Citizens Development Business Finance are into financial services.

Commercial Bank of Ceylon

Merchant Bank of Sri Lanka & Finance

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Merchant Bank of Sri Lanka & Finance is a financial services provider.

Commercial Bank of Ceylon

Abans Finance

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Abans Finance engages in financial services like acceptance of deposits, granting lease facilities, hire purchase and mortgage loans.

Commercial Bank of Ceylon

Amana Takaful

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Amana Takaful is into family and general insurance business.

Commercial Bank of Ceylon

Richard Pieris & Co

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Richard Pieris & Co is a diversified conglomerate with operations in retail, financial services, construction, logistics industries, etc.

Commercial Bank of Ceylon

LVL Energy Fund

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LVL Energy Fund is a investment fund that focuses on Seed and early stage investments

Commercial Bank of Ceylon

Strategic Insurance Brokers

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Selecting the best insurance product with an independent selection

Commercial Bank of Ceylon

Swarnamahal Financial Services

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Swarnamahal Financial Services is engaged in gold-loan services, leasing, personal loans, mortgage loans, and savings deposits.

Commercial Bank of Ceylon

Lanka Century Investment Plc

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Lanka Century Investments is an investment holding Company.

Commercial Bank of Ceylon

SMB Leasing

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SMB Leasing is specialized in leasing, lending, and providing various financial services.

Commercial Bank of Ceylon

Growth Plus

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Growth Plus delivers venture capital, freight forwarding, accounting, medical billing, mortgage, and back office support services.

Commercial Bank of Ceylon

Asia Securities

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Asia Securities is an investment firm that offers wealth management, investment banking, research, and equity services.

Commercial Bank of Ceylon

Singer Finance Lanka

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Singer Finance Lanka is engaged in providing financial solutions for capital goods, agricultural equipment products

Commercial Bank of Ceylon

FriMi

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FriMi is a digital bank that offers innovative digital banking, wallet and payment system with a seamless and convenient experience.

Commercial Bank of Ceylon

Lankaentrepreneur Network

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Lankaentrepreneur.com is a Srilankan Based Entrepreneurship, Business Start-up, Finance and Technology Related Online community discussion

Written by Mark Fitz

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