‘sovereign’ bond and a ‘Royal’ bank The Managing Director and Regional Head of Banking in
Asia Pacific of the Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS), Mr John Mullin met
with Governor, Central Bank of Sri Lanka, Mr Ajith Nivard Cabraal, a
few days ago at the Central Bank of Sri Lanka. RBS has been recently
appointed as a Joint Lead Manager for the proposed Sri Lanka
Government sovereign bond issue in 2009. Presently, 70 per cent of
the RBS is owned by the Government of the United Kingdom.