Licensed by the Monetary Board of the Central Bank of Sri Lanka under the Finance Business Act No. 42 of 2011




For over 50 years, Mercantile Investments and Finance PLC has been in the forefront of Sri Lanka’s financial services industry. The Company is a licensed finance company in Sri Lanka under the Finance Business Act No. 42 of 2011 as well as being listed on the Diri Savi Board of the Colombo Stock Exchange.

The Company is an absolute trail-blazer in the financial services industry in Sri Lanka specializing in a wide range of innovative financial solutions. This includes services such as Vehicle Financing, Leasing Facilities, Fixed Deposits, Micro-Finance Solutions, Business Loans, Personal Loans, Mortgage-backed Loans as well as Pledge-loan Facilities.

Mercantile Investments and Finance PLC is backed by the strength and stability of one of Sri Lanka’s most trusted and reliable business conglomerates. The Company boasts of a total capital base that exceeds Rs. 7.7 Billion and an asset base of over Rs. 34 Billion.

The Company’s consistent financial performance over the years has enabled Mercantile Investments to possess this strong capital structure and retain its position as a financially strong institution in all facets of the business. All of the Company’s successes have been achieved based on the foundations of Mercantile Investments strong fundamentals and stability wrought over many years of exemplary governance and adherence to good ethics.

Yet another ingredient in Mercantile Investment’s recipe for success is its highly passionate and dedicated workforce who leaves no stone unturned in their efforts to satisfy the customer. The Company’s dedicated sales and marketing teams provide an efficient service that is backed by a fully integrated Information technology system that enables the Company to deliver a unique product.

Mercantile Investments is also one of the few financial services companies in Sri Lanka that provides both insurance and workshop related services in addition to the standard financing services. The vehicle service station at Kohuwela features state of the art technology and equipment combined with skilled technicians/mechanics to provide vehicle servicing and repair needs all under one roof.

Our Vision

To be a leading financial institution committed to excellence in our sphere of activities with a deep sense of social responsibility.

Our Mission

To achieve our strategic vision, we would harness all our resources in the most productive way to be prudently managed and to serve our valuable customers in keeping with national objectives.

Our Corporate Values

  • To build a lasting relationship with our customers by identifying their needs and focusing on customer care.
  • To be highly competitive, and aggressively seek to expand our client base. However, we will be fair competitors and must never denigrate other firms.
  • To recognize the contribution of our employees and to foster team spirit among them.
  • To be responsible to society by adopting effective corporate policies and adhering to high ethical standards.
  • To our providers of capital, generating superior financial returns and securing their investment.