Articles Tagged “Tilak Karunaratne”

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    The Quest for Trust: Capital Market Watchdog Takes on Status Quo

    The new Director General of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Vajira Wijegunawardane, a former investment banker and fund manager, nature enthusiast, and wildlife photographer, is taking the fight to captive officials and ratings agencies, and corrupt brokers, analysts and investors. His…

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    ‘Ten point plan’: no kidding

    It’s encouraging, despite the challenges besieging it, that the SEC has not lost its sense of humor. On the home page of its website against an orderly school of fish framed against turquoise water it…

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    Heed the warnings

    Cassandra – the best looking of the Trojan King’s daughters – tried to persuade her father that it was a bad idea to haul in a wooden horse left at the city gates, apparently by…

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    Barbarians breach the gates

    Its splendor and grandeur wasn’t the price for the Vandals, Goths and Huns who came to conquer Rome. The barbarians instead were intent on destroying the magnificence, looting the wealth and debasing its system of…