Other Services

CDS Settlement on Share Trading

Bank of Ceylon is one of the four (04) settlement banks of the Central Depository System of Colombo Stock Exchange. The following share brokering firms make their settlements through Bank of Ceylon

  • Lanka Securities (Pvt) Ltd.
  • First Guardian Equities (Pvt) Ltd.


Clearing of Cheques and Drafts

Customer can obtain the above facility to clear the proceeds of their cheques received from their clients.  Cheques are cleared according to a time schedule stipulated


Speedy Cheque Realization at Bank of Ceylon

Cheques drawn on online branches of Bank of Ceylon and deposited in any of the 621 on-line branches will realize on the same day


Instances where Cheques may not realize as specified above

  • Incomplete cheque / Incomplete cheque deposits slip
  • Insufficient Funds in the accounts
  • If deposited after the cut-off time
  • When the paying bank requests for additional time
  • Any technical or natural disruption(Foreign Cheques& Foreign Drafts will not be covered under this arrangement)
  • If your cheque has not been paid within the time period specified above, please contact your nearest Bank of Ceylon branch


CITS - Cheque Imaging and Truncation System

  • CITS is operated by LankaClear (Pvt) Ltd.
  • CITS provides a countrywide T+1 realization of cheques and add efficiency to the country's cheque payment system
  • The major contrasting feature of the CITS will be "Truncation of Cheques"


Encashment of  Cheques

Customer can issue a cheque to an authorized person and request him to obtain payment from a remote branch and instruct the bank to effect that payment on personal identification


Cash Collection and Cash transport facilities for large Corporates

BOC will collect cash at your doorstep and you will be free of all hassles in handling cash.  Accounts will be credited on same day value.


BoC  i-net Facility

Customers can view their Current Account Operations through the Internet.


Fund Management

The Bank could provide the service of transferring excess funds in Current Accounts to a special Call deposit Account or vise versa on daily basis enabling you to earn an income on excess funds.