Protecting Minority Investors

Current Status

According to the World Bank’s Doing Business 2020 report, Sri Lanka ranked at 28 with a Doing Business Score of 72.0 in the Protecting Minority Investors indicator. This is the best performing indicator for Sri Lanka as per the 2020 report.

New Initiatives

Sri Lanka is taking measures to improve the protection provided to minority investors from conflicts of interest and improving shareholder rights. These measures will be introduced through amendments to the Colombo Stock Exchange Listing Rules.

Colombo Stock Exchange