Capital TRUST Securities (Pvt) Ltd.

Capital Trust Securities (Pvt) Ltd is a licensed member of the Colombo Stock Exchange, providing fully fledged stock broking services spanning three decades since 1990. With its head office in Colombo and a branch network covering Kandy, Kurunegala, Matara and Negombo, the company serves over 60,000 clients including retail, high net worth, local institutional and foreign investors.

The company adopts a three pronged approach towards trading using state of the art online trading technology and systems and broker advised execution services which are underpinned by robust macro-economic research and fundamental and technical analysis combined to deliver a highly value added and unparalleled quality of service. Our ultimate aim is to become the most respected provider of quality stock broking services in the country through the provision of timely, accurate and reliable advisory and execution designed to meet a client’s specific goals and objectives.



  • - Ranked No 01 in Cumulative Local Brokerage Turnover - Year 2003 to 2014
  • - Ranked No 01 in terms of Turnover of Transactions executed, Turnover of Brokerage fees and Number of Trades executed in Calendar year 2010 & Financial year 2011. (Note: Year 2010 was the year in which the CSE recorded the highest ever Turnover and was the second best performing market in the world.)
  • Board of Directors

    Lakshman De Fonseka


    Mr. De Fonseka is the Chairman of Capital TRUST Securities (Pvt) Ltd. He is also a Director of People`s Merchant Finance PLC and was the Chairman & Managing Director of JF Packaging (Pvt) Ltd. founded in 1987. JF Packaging (Pvt) Ltd prides itself in supplying packaging material to multinationals such as Nestle and Unilever.  

    With an experience of over 27 years in the flexible packaging industry, he has been the sole force in turning the company to one of the biggest flexible packaging converter in Sri Lanka. He was also awarded Bronze in the National level for the large scale category at the “Entrepreneur of the year” awards. 


    Tushan Wickramasinghe

    Managing Director

    Tushan is the Chairman of Capital TRUST Holdings Limited , entering into financial services industry in 1991, through Capital TRUST Securities (Pvt) Ltd. Today, Capital TRUST group
    spans 35 subsidiaries in diverse business interests including property development, real estate solutions, education, Information Technology, Margin Trading, investment advisory, wealth management, packaging and investments.
    He is the Managing Director of Capital TRUST Securities (Pvt) Ltd, the leading stock brokering firm in terms of local brokerage from 2003 to 2014 and at present. He has been credited with
    arranging many of the strategic transactions in the Colombo Stock Exchange(CSE) and developing one of Sri Lanka’s leading stock broking firms with the largest local client base serviced through six branches.
    With Tushan’s visionary guidance Capital TRUST Residencies (Pvt) Ltd., though a new entrant to the sector of property development, has won many awards at the Asia Property Summits including Best Boutique Developer (Sri Lanka) 2018, Best Mid End Condo Development (Sri Lanka) 2018, Best Affordable Condo (Sri Lanka) 2018, Best Condo Development (Sri Lanka) 2017 and Best Residential Interior Design (Sri Lanka) 2017.
    He has been instrumental in steering Capital TRUST Properties (Pvt) Ltd, becoming a fully-fledged real estate solution provider with its own portfolio of properties comprising of several office buildings, apartments, houses and lands as well as a presence in the property brokering.
    Tushan, as the Founder Director had the foresight in 1996 to establish Shakthi Institute of Education (Pvt) Ltd, the leader in English medium education in Ordinary Level and Advanced Level, examinations with over 16,000 students.
    In the space of IT sector, Tushan through Capital TRUST Information Technologies (Pvt) Ltd , has given impetus to software development specializing in ERP systems based on industry leading Odoo platform.
    He is the Chairman of ALFT Packaging Co. (Pvt) Ltd, one of the largest flexible packaging companies in Sri Lanka. Previously he was a Director of Lanka ORIX Leasing Co. PLC (2001 to 2009), People’s Merchant Finance PLC(2012 to 2015), and E channeling PLC.
    Tushan received the ‘Asia’s Greatest Leaders 2018’ Award at Asia’s Greatest Brands & Leaders 2018 award
    ceremony in Singapore in April 2019. He holds a Master of Business Administration from the Edith Cowan
    University in Australia.

    Methmal Senavirathne

    Director / Chief Financial Officer

    Mr. Senavirathne is the Chief Financial Officer of Capital TRUST Group of companies and Director of Capital Trust Securities (Pvt) Ltd. Mr. Senavirathne is a Fellow of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) UK, Fellow of Chartered Management Accountants (CIMA) UK and holds a MBA from the University of Southern Queensland, Australia.  

    Prior to joining Capital TRUST, he was employed at Amba Research, where he acquired a wealth of knowledge in Global Financial Markets. Prior to that he was attached to Courtaulds Clothing, a Joint Partner of MAS Holdings 

    He counts for over 20 years of experience in the fields of Accounting and Finance.



    Capital TRUST Holdings - 80%

    Rusi Captain - 20%

    Mr. Captain is a 20% shareholder of Capital TRUST Securities (Pvt) Ltd. He is an entrepreneur and investor in the Sri Lankan corporate sector, bringing with him a wealth of knowledge and over three decades of business experience in a range of business sectors including paints, garments, industrial gloves, cutting and polishing diamonds to plastics and other packaging material.  

    He is a Director of CIC Holdings PLC (CIC) and was a former Director of John Keells Holdings PLC (JKH). His family has shareholdings of approx. 54% of CIC, 25.5% of JKH (the largest conglomerate in Sri Lanka) 10% of HNB, 10% of Seylan Bank PLC, and significant stakes in several leading banks including Sampath Bank PLC, National Development Bank PLC and DFCC.  

    Mr. Captain was educated at the University of Miami, Florida.



    Tushan Wickramasinghe
    Managing Director / CEO
    Laurence David
    Deputy General Manager
    Saliya Gamagedara
    Assistant General Manager
    Dakshan Gooneratne
    General Manager
    Nilantha Perera
    Assistant General Manager
    Mohammed Husni
    Deputy General Manager
    Sandesh Jayakody
    Deputy General Manager
    Rakesh Shanmugasharma
    Deputy General Manager


    We have operations in four of Sri Lanka’s most populous towns outside Colombo, which are Kandy, Matara, Negombo and Kurunegala.

    The branches conduct fully fledged operations including on line real time trading, registration of clients, lodging securities certificates and transfer of shares in addition to conducting awareness programs for students and investors. We are acknowledged as the top stock broking company in the provinces.

    Head Office

    42, Sir Mohammed Macan Marker Mawatha, Colombo 03, Sri Lanka

    Phone : +94 (11) 2 174 174
    Fax : +94 (11) 2 174 173

    Kurunegala Branch

    1st Floor, 6, Rajapihilla Mawatha, Kurunegala

    Dammika Senarathne
    Head of Branch

    Phone : +94 (37) 2 223 863
    Fax : +94 (37) 2 220 859

    Matara Branch

    1st Floor, E H Cooray Tower, No. 24, Anagarika Dharmapala Mw, Matara

    Jagath Rathnayake
    Head of Branch

    Phone : +94 (41) 2 236 200
    Fax : +94 (41) 2 23 5644

    Negombo Branch

    72,2/1, Old Chilaw Road, Negombo

    Sanjeewa Perera
    Head of Branch

    Phone : +94 (31) 2 228 471
    Fax : +94 (31) 2 227 894

    Kandy Branch

    Ceybank House, 88, Dalada Veediya, Kandy

    Mohamed Faizan
    Head of Branch

    Phone : +94 (81) 2 205 491
    Fax : +94 (81) 2 205 491

    Frequently Asked Questions

    He or she should be over 18 Years old.

    Visit and click on OPEN A CDS ACCOUNT or click on this link or visit any of our offices and collect the necessary forms.

    Visit and click on OPEN AN ONLINE TRADING ACCOUNT or Click on this link or visit any of our offices and collect the necessary forms.
    To open a CDS account at Capital TRUST Securities, you need a cash deposit of Rs. 100,000 or Rs. 250,000 worth shares.
    It depends on each person’s financial capability and risk appetite. However, we encourage you to not to invest more than 30% to 50% of your savings initially before investing further.
    You can transfer your portfolio in full or in part from another Stock Broking firm by completing an Intra Transfer form. Click here to download the form (Section 3G).
    Click here to find list of banks where Capital Trust has bank accounts. You have to enter your CDS account number as the narration when you are processing the fund transfer.

    Please email your deposit slip or online conformation slip to along with your CDS number mentioned clearly.

    There are no fees charged for opening an Online Trading account.
    If the registration form properly filled, correct and all the other documents are in order, It will take maximum one working day to open an Online Trading Account and issue you the login details.
    You will receive the Daily Stock Watch, weekly Key Performance Indicators and other periodical research reports on WhatsApp if you have saved our hotline number which is 0777 233 633 as ‘CAPITAL TRUST’ on your mobile.
    Use Forgot password option available in the system or promptly send an email to from your verified email address stating your CDS Account number to reset your password.

    There are fixed fees that are levied by all the brokering firms as directed by the Colombo Stock Exchange. Please click for more information.

    Please fill and submit us the CDS 28 e-services form found here (Section 5B/e service form).
    A monthly fee of LKR 60/- will be charged by CDS.

    Please fill this form out and submit to us with Billing Proof not less than 03 months

    We have operations in four of Sri Lanka’s most popular towns outside Colombo, which are Kandy, Matara, Negombo and Kurunegala. Please click here to contact our branch offices for all your stock market investment matters

    Once you login to your Online Trading Account the option is available under ‘Customer’ option or you can send an email to

    Your Investment Advisor will introduce a Margin Trading provider.

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    Opening CDS Account & Documentation

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    General Line
    0112 174 174

    Fax Number
    0112 174 172

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