Media Center

2019
21
AUG
HNB – AAC partner to offer motorists exclusive leasing facilities

Sri Lanka’s leading private sector bank, HNB PLC announced the launch of an exclusive partnership with the Automobile Association of Ceylon (AAC) to offer motorists special leasing packages inclusive of ...
5
AUG
HNB ranked among Best Employer Brand in Sri Lanka for 2019

Sri Lanka’s most innovative Bank, HNB PLC, continued to win praise and acclaim for its superior approach to human capital management, having been awarded the Best Employer Brand at the ...
24
JUL
HNB Leasing partners Carmart for special offers on Peugeot SUVs

Free life insurance cover of Rs. 4 Mn and discounted premiums from HNB General Insurance, Free credit card with the first annual year fee waived off, Special promotional discount ...
17
JUL
HNB and Sarvodaya Development Finance partner to uplift sustainable Entrepreneurs

Signs on as co-partners for COEXIST Village Biz Festiva Festival to showcase entrepreneurial, recycling, up-cycling and sustainable innovations Festival taking place at Green Path on 20th July 2019 from ...
5
JUL
HNB partners with Micro Cars Limited to offer exclusive leasing packages

Exclusive interest rates on MG ZS, MG EZS and BAIC X25 by HNB, Free life insurance cover of Rs. 4 Mn and discounted premiums from HNB General Insurance, Free ...
17
JUN
HNB partners with IFS to issue exclusive co-branded credit cards

Sri Lanka’s leading private sector bank, HNB PLC partnered with multinational enterprise software company IFS Sri Lanka to issue co-branded Visa Credit Cards which are anchored to a slew of ...
12
JUN
HNB and ICCSL launch exclusive co-branded corporate credit cards

Sri Lanka's most customer friendly bank, HNB PLC announced the launch of co-branded corporate credit cards in partnership with the International Chamber of Commerce Sri Lanka (ICCSL). The new co-branded ...
29
MAY
HNB partners with Brown & Co. for offers on agricultural equipment

Sri Lanka's premier financial solutions provider HNB PLC, announced a partnership with Brown & Company PLC to offer exclusive leasing packages on agricultural vehicles especially for customers in the SME ...
14
MAY
HNB Group records a PBT of Rs 3.4 Bn in 1Q 2019

Core Banking generates Rs 13 Bn in NII as compared with Rs 10.6 Bn last year, Effective tax rate increases to 58.6% as compared with 43.6% ...
11
APR
HNB shines with four awards at Asiamoney Awards 2019

Adjudged Best SME Bank and Best CSR Bank in Sri Lanka, Secures awards for ‘Market Leader in Trade Finance’ and ‘Best Service in Trade Finance, and Cash Management for ...
29
MAR
HNB Rings in the Trading Day at the CSE in celebration of 50th AGM

Following on the commemoration of 130 years serving as a partner in progress to Sri Lankans from all walks of life, representatives from the country’s most successful retail bank, HNB ...
27
MAR
A whole world of happiness with HNB Cards ‘Happy Avurudu’ Promo 2019

Ushering in a world of happiness this festive season, Sri Lanka’s most successful retail bank, HNB PLC announced the exciting return of the HNB Cards Avurudu Promo 2019; this time ...
26
FEB
HNB Launches 'Bid N Buy', Sri Lanka’s First e-Auction Website

One of Sri Lanka’s most innovative banks, HNB PLC announced today the launch of its e-auction website 'Bid N Buy' (BNB) - the first of its kind in Sri Lanka. ...
25
FEB
HNB’s Leadership Foray in Dividends Issuance Business

  As Sri Lanka’s most digitally innovative bank, HNB PLC continues to lead the market in the dividend issuance business, with several of the country’s largest and most successful ...
15
FEB
HNB partners 85th Battle of the Saints

HNB, Sri Lanka’s leading private sector Bank will power the 85th Battle of the Saints annual cricket encounter between St Joseph’s College and St Peter’s College, as the platinum sponsor. ...
6
FEB
HNB announces landmark partnership with CyberSource

CyberSource, a Visa platform, is a world-class payment gateway handling volumes in excess of US$ 467 billion globally, Cloud-based platform enables merchants to safely accept payments across sales channels, ...
29
JAN
HNB is Preferred Banker for CR&FC in 2019

Sri Lanka’s premier retail bank, HNB PLC, signed on to serve as Preferred Banker to one of the country’s leading sports clubs, the Colombo Rugby & Football Club (CR&FC) following ...
11
JAN
HNB joins hands with Sathosa Motors for Mega Leasing Promotion

HNB Leasing and Sathosa Motors PLC have renewed their partnership of 14 years to finance a range of commercial vehicles, to provide added benefits and facilities to HNB’s Small and ...
9
JAN
Euromoney awards HNB as the best Trade Finance Bank in Sri Lanka

Secures awards for ‘Market Leader in Trade Finance’ and ‘Best Service in Trade Finance’  First time that a local bank has won for Trade Finance at Euromoney Awards HNB, ...
13
AUG
HNB resilient amidst tough 2nd quarter

Growth in 1H NII of 18% YoY for Bank, Group pays total taxes of Rs 7.8 Bn, 1H PAT of Rs 5.1 Bn for Group, Rs 4....
31
JUL
A quarter-century of excellence: HNB crowned No.1 bank in LMD’s Club 100

Recognizing a legacy of consistent product innovation, service excellence and banking beyond transactions, HNB PLC has been ranked as the first among all Sri Lankan banks, over the last 25 ...
19
JUL
Redefining banking excellence for a digital age: HNB shines at Euromoney, Asian Banker Awards

Declared Sri Lanka’s Best Bank for 2019 at Euromoney Magazine for the third time, Declared Best Managed Bank in Sri Lanka by Asian Banker Magazine, HNB MD/CEO Jonathan Alles ...
9
JUL
HNB treats its fans to global advanced screening of Spider Man: Far From Home

Sri Lanka’s most customer friendly bank, HNB working in partnership with Sony Pictures hosted an advanced corporate screening of the hotly anticipated blockbuster sequel, Spider Man: Far From Home for ...
28
JUN
HNB launches exclusive Priority Banking Centre in Maharagama

Sri Lanka’s most customer friendly bank, HNB PLC, continued the expansion of its exclusive Priority Circle service with the launch of another new Priority Lounge in Maharagama in order to ...
14
JUN
HNB official banking partner of Royal College Rugby

Sri Lanka's most customer-friendly bank, HNB, announced that it was placing its support squarely behind Royal College Rugby, signing on as official banking partner for 2019. "As a bank with ...
4
JUN
HNB partners DIMO to promote TATA vehicles and Agri-Machinery

Sri Lanka’s premier financial institution, HNB PLC announced an extension of its long-standing 16 year partnership with Diesel & Motor Engineering PLC (DIMO), to offer the best, most cost-effective leasing ...
15
MAY
A new dawn in digital payments: HNB launches Solo eWallet

Laying the foundation for a comprehensive digital payment ecosystem in Sri Lanka, the country's most innovative bank, Hatton National Bank PLC, announced the launch of its own digital wallet and ...
10
MAY
HNB offers exciting leasing options for Renault Kwid

Sri Lanka’s premier financial solutions provider HNB PLC, partnered with Renault Sri Lanka to offer exclusive leasing packages for customers who intend to purchase Renault Kwid version ii, a model ...
3
APR
HNB crowned Best SME Bank at Asian Banker International Retail Financial Services Awards

Reaffirming its leadership role in promoting financial inclusion and entrepreneurship at the grassroots of the domestic economy, HNB was crowned Best Small and Medium Enterprise (SME) Bank in Sri Lanka ...
29
MAR
Colombo Leadership Academy confers Hall of Fame on HNB CEO Jonathan Alles

HNB’s Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, Jonathan Alles was honoured with the ‘Hall of Fame’ title for outstanding business leadership, by Colombo Leadership Academy, recently. The award was established ...
25
MAR
HNB Banking Partner for ‘The Clairvoyants’ presented by Cinnamon Life

Hatton National Bank has teamed up with Cinnamon Life as the official banking partner for the magic and mentalism performance by the Austrian duo ‘The Clairvoyants’, to be held on ...
25
FEB
HNB Group PAT Rs 19.1 Bn

PBT Rs 26.5 Bn, Operating Profit Rs 33 Bn, Tax charge Rs 14.2 Bn, Cost to Income ratio improves by 400 bps HNB Group recorded a Profit ...
18
FEB
HNB ties-up Johann Peries and Jayanthi Kuru - Utumpala as Brand Ambassadors

Celebrity mountaineers Johann Peries and Jayanthi Kuru-Utumpala, the first Sri Lankans to summit Mt Everest,have inked a partnership with HNB, Sri Lanka’s largest private sector bank, as its Brand Ambassadors. ...
8
FEB
HNB among Asia’s Greatest Brands and Leaders 2018

- Classified as iconic, powerful and emerging, with its CEO recognized for exemplary success -   Adding to their tally of awards in 2018, Sri Lanka’s largest private sector Bank, ...
1
FEB
HNB partners Loyola College Negombo as they celebrate 70th Anniversary Walk

HNB will partner Loyola College, Negombo as the main sponsor and official banker for the “Loyolian Walk IV “ - titled ‘Loyolian Legends Lead’ which will culminate in a mini fair ...
23
JAN
HNB first to launch Visa Concierge Service in Sri Lanka

Becomes first local bank to launch Visa Concierge Services in Sri Lanka, Provides HNB cardholders access to comprehensive range of premium services Sri Lanka’s most innovative bank, HNB PLC ...
11
JAN
HNB and 27th Lane Business Hub to introduce Sri Lankan SMEs to German market

First local SMEs sponsored to participate at International Green Week (IGW) in Berlin Local delegation to showcase wide variety of organic herbal, agricultural and food products Partnership to include ...