CAB concludes 27th successful Annual Inter Bank Quiz Competition | Daily News

CAB concludes 27th successful Annual Inter Bank Quiz Competition

The Winners – the People’s Bank ‘C’ Team. Susil  Peiris, the Director/Group CIO of Metropolitan Office (Pvt) Ltd.,  (Platinum Sponsor) hands over the Champion’s Trophy to the Captain of  the People’s Bank ‘C’ Team. The Chief Guest D. Kumarathunga, Director of  Payment & Settlement at CBSL, the President of the Clearing  Association of Bankers, M. Razak Deen of MCB Bank and Immediate Past  President of the Clearing Association of Bankers, Upul De Silva of the  People’s Bank are also present.
The Winners – the People’s Bank ‘C’ Team. Susil Peiris, the Director/Group CIO of Metropolitan Office (Pvt) Ltd., (Platinum Sponsor) hands over the Champion’s Trophy to the Captain of the People’s Bank ‘C’ Team. The Chief Guest D. Kumarathunga, Directo

The 27th Annual Inter Bank Quiz Competition organized by the Clearing Association of Bankers (CAB), took place on the 23rd of June, 2019 at the Balmoral Hall of the Kingsbury Hotel in Colombo. The Chief Guest of the event was D. Kumaratunga, Director of Payment & Settlement at the CBSL.

Nearly 28 teams from the Banking fraternity participated in the competition with the People’s Bank ‘C’ Team, emerging victorious. The first and second runners-up were the team from Seylan Bank and the People’s Bank ‘B’ Team respectively. As in previous years, the Quiz Master was Ravi Molligoda.

The objectives of the Annual Inter bank Quiz Competition, which was open to all commercial, development and savings banks and financial institutions, are to foster good relations among the banking and financial institutions and also to serve as an educational program on subjects including current affairs, banking and financial law, international trade and sports entertainment. A special additional round was conducted this year with questions related to Lanka Pay in order to enhance the participants’ knowledge about the company’s products and services.

The Clearing Association of Bankers (CAB) is an association formed by the staff of the Cheque Clearing Departments of all commercial banks in Sri Lanka, the National Clearing House, Lanka Clear (Pvt.) Ltd. and the Central Bank of Sri Lanka.

CAB was formed with the objective of enhancing the knowledge of Bankers as well as to promote goodwill, understanding and fellowship among bankers engaged in clearing and to acquire cutting edge technology in the world with regard to clearing for member banks. The association currently constitutes of more than 450 life members from the banking fraternity and the incumbent President is M. Razak Deen from MCB Bank.

M. Razak Deen, President, Clearing Association of Bankers addresses the gathering

CAB Executive Committee: Bottom row from left – Rizana Ismail of SCB, Manjula  Jayarathne of NTB, Suranga Madhushan of Sampath Bank, K.  Balachandrarajan of Cargills Bank, Upul De Silva of People’s Bank, Chief  Guest D. Kumarathunga - Director Payment & Settlement of CBSL, M.  Razak Deen of MCB Bank, Janaka Jayawickrema of Sampath Bank, Shamitha  Atapattu of Lanka Clear (Pvt) Ltd., Ashoka Senavirathne of Lanka Clear  (Pvt.) Ltd., and Suhashini Gunawardena of the Commercial Bank.  
 

 


 

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