Lanka Orix Leasing Advances After Quarterly Profit Surges

Lanka Orix Leasing Plc. rose as much as 6.2 percent in Colombo trading after reporting a third- quarter profit of 718 million rupees, compared with 46 million rupees a year earlier.

Colombo-based Lanka Orix was trading 1.9 percent higher at 139.2 rupees at 9:47 a.m. local time.

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