Interactive Seminar on Business Improvement
Merchant Bank of Sri Lanka PLC (MBSL), in its series of seminars to
boost the business sector is organizing a seminar on "Three perspectives
of managing business". It is to be held at Earls Court, Cinnamon
Lakeside, Colombo on November 6 2012 from 4.00 pm to 6.30 pm.
Restructuring is a corporate term used to include re-organising the
legal, ownership, operational or other strategies/ processes of the
organization for the purpose of profitability or to suit the present
requirements. It is a time consuming tedious task which should be
properly assessed and implemented, since a lapse in the process could
lead to a long term impact on the company.
This vital area will be covered by Sunil G Wijesinha, Management
Consultant and Trainer, Vice Chairman, Employers' Federation of Ceylon
and Senior Deputy President, National Chamber of Commerce of Sri Lanka.
Going public was a trend that was seen after the war ended. Many
institutions derived many benefits from gaining listed entity status.
However, developing a suitable capital product will be the success
element of the institution. This could range from a basic share to a
convertible debt issue or even a complex hybrid structure. This agenda
will be covered by A.M.A. Cader, Deputy General Manager, Corporate
Advisory and Capital Markets, Merchant Bank of Sri Lanka PLC.
Managing investments is a broad concept and will be derived based on
the principles of risk and returns. Investments vary from equity
investments to debt-related investments. Switching one's investments
between equity and debt or even with financial instruments could provide
extraordinary returns compared to general returns of the market. This
area will be covered by Hemendra Wijekoon, Manager , Portfolio/
investment, Merchant Bank of Sri Lanka PLC
The target group would comprise of personnel from organisations
seeking capital (Debt/ Equity), Businesses with slower growth,
organisations planning for Strategic Restructuring, organisations
planning for Newer Investments, Managing Directors, Directors of
Companies, Chief Executive Officers, General Managers, Chief Financial
Officers, Finance Managers, Portfolio Managers, Analysts, Financial
Accountants, Management Accountants, Staff of Audit Firms, Financial
Advisory and Consultancy Firm staff, Listed Companies, Banks and
Insurance Companies and people with special interest in the areas on
Restructuring, Going Public, Equity, Debt and Investments.