More than 50 corporate customers of the Commercial Bank of Ceylon were recently provided an opportunity to participate in a seminar organized by the Bank to promote understanding of ‘Financial Derivatives.’
The bank said in a press release that the company’s top treasury customers participated in this full day seminar held at the Earl’s Regency in Kandy.
The speakers at the event were Manish Jain, Head of SE Asia Pacific /GCC Global Market Group at ICICI Bank of Mumbai and Ananda Silva, Assistant Governor of the Central Bank of Sri Lanka.
The presentations covered managing risk ‘with’ derivatives, managing risk ‘of’ derivatives and “New found Strengths, Opportunities and Challenges for businesses.”
Participants were taken to Kandy in the Viceroy Special train, a 75 year-old private train and the only steam train still in operation in Sri Lanka. The luxury train has two air-conditioned observation saloons furnished in period style, with 64 plush reclining seats and individual adjustable tables, the statement said.