Sampath Bank Plc offers retail and commercial banking services. The company provides a comprehensive range of financial services encompassing accepting deposits, corporate and retail banking, project financing, trade finance, treasury and investment services, issuing of credit cards and debit cards, off shore banking, resident and non-resident foreign currency operations, telephone banking, Internet banking, money remittance facilities, pawning, and leasing services. It operates through the following segments: Banking; Leasing, Hirepurchase & Factoring; Dealing/Investment; and Others. The Leasing, Hirepurchase & Factoring includes finance leasing, hirepurchase & factoring businesses of the bank and the activities of Siyapatha Finance PLC. segment. The Dealing/Investment segment involves activities such as stock broking, securities dealing, investment banking, venture capital businesses and foreign currency related services. The company was founded on March 10, 1986 and is headquartered in Colombo, Sri Lanka.