Sri Lanka Interbank Payment System

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Sri Lanka Interbank Payment System (SLIPS)
Industry Finance
Headquarters Colombo, Sri Lanka
Products Financial services
Owner LankaClear (Pvt) Ltd

The Sri Lanka Interbank Payment System, commonly known as SLIPS, is a LKR-only online interbank payment and fund transfer system in Sri Lanka.[1][2]

SLIPS is owned by LankaClear, an organization owned by the Central Bank of Sri Lanka and all Licensed Commercial Banks operating in Sri Lanka, with 47.19% of shares held by the CBSL and State owned commercial banks, and 52.81% by other private banks. SLIPS transfers are designed primarily for catering low-value payments up to LKR 5 million (equivalent to approximately USD 36,000).[1][2]

Sri Lanka Interbank Payments - Bank Branch List[3]
Bank code Bank name
7010 Bank of Ceylon
7038 Standard Chartered
7047 Citibank
7056 Commercial Bank
7074 Habib Bank Ltd
7083 Hatton National Bank
7092 HSBC
7108 Indian Bank
7117 Indian Overseas Bank
7135 People's Bank
7144 State Bank of India
7162 Nations Trust Bank
7205 Deutsche Bank
7214 National Development Bank
7269 MCB Bank Limited
7278 Sampath Bank
7287 Seylan Bank
7296 Public Bank
7302 Union Bank of Colombo
7311 Pan Asia Banking Corporation
7384 ICICI Bank
7454 DFCC Vardhana Bank
7463 Amana Bank
7472 Axis Bank
7481 Cargills Bank
7719 National Savings Bank
7728 Sanasa Development Bank
7737 HDFC Bank
7746 Citizen Development Business Finance PLC
7755 Regional Development Bank
7764 State Mortgage and Investment Bank
7773 LB Finance
7782 Senkadagala Finance
7807 Commercial Leasing and Finance
7816 Vallibel Finance
7825 Central Finance
7834 Kanrich Finance
7861 Lanka Orix Finance
8004 Central Bank of Sri Lanka

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  1. ^ a b "SL Interbank Payments / Overview". LankaClear. Retrieved 3 August 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "SLIPS Transfers - HSBC". HSBC Sri Lanka. Retrieved 3 August 2013. 
  3. ^ "Sri Lanka Interbank Payments - Bank Branch List". LankaClear. Retrieved 7 February 2016.