DFCC Bank was set up in 1955 as Sri Lanka’s pioneer Development Finance Institution on the recommendation of the World Bank and is one of the oldest development banks in Asia. It is renowned for its project financing and SME financing expertise and has pioneered many new industries.
In October 2015, DFCC Bank and its 99% owned subsidiary, DFCC Vardhana Bank amalgamated. DFCC Bank is now a fully-fledged Licensed Commercial Bank offering the range of development banking and commercial banking products and services.
DFCC Bank is rated AA-(lka) by Fitch Ratings (Lanka) Limited.