Category: Networking


Former Director-General of the Securities Exchange Commission (SEC), Arittha Wickremanayake says that there is a serious lack of understanding as to why insider trading is considered to be an offence. Addressing the recent TISL Sambhashana discussion on 'Insider trading in the Stock Market', he said that recent scandals have clearly highlighted ... Read More
June 4, 2012haritha


"Insider dealing exists in every market, no matter how developed or undeveloped they are. No regulatory regime can eradicate it. In Sri Lanka insider dealing was rampant and obvious. Not only that people were even openly boasting about it but they were being made to look like heroes. The appearance ... Read More
June 1, 2012haritha


Pic: IMF Resident Representative Dr Koshy Mathai responds to questions raised at the Sambhashana discussion on the 'Rupee Crisis'. From left are Dr Harsha de Silva, Dr Prasanna Perera, Nisthar Cassim (moderator) & R M B Senanayake   The need to rebuild the economic resources and stabilise the exchange rate was stressed ... Read More
April 26, 2012haritha


"Universities are no longer independent institutions free of political interference as they used to be in the past. The absence of academic freedom can be deemed as a violation of fundamental rights", said Prof. Jagath Wickramasinghe, former Vice Chancellor of the Sri Jayawardanapura University addressing a panel discussion on 'University ... Read More
March 10, 2012haritha