HNB FINANCE unveils new Gold Loan Unit at Kilinochchi branch

January 30, 2024: Responding to the increasing demand for gold loan services in the country’s Northern region, Sri Lanka’s leading integrated financial services provider HNB FINANCE PLC introduced a newly dedicated Gold Loan Unit at its Kilinochchi branch located at No.08, Kanagapuran Road, Udayanagar – East, Killinochchi.

The grandeur opening ceremony for the Gold Loan Unit, held on January 19, 2024, was graced by the presence of HNB FINANCE PLC Managing Director and CEO Chaminda Prabhath, along with AGMs, Department Heads and branch managers, among other distinguished guests.

The new Gold Loan Unit was introduced to enable existing and potential customers from Kilinochchi, who can now avail themselves of the company’s innovative gold loan products, such as Gold Loan, Gold Plan, and VIP Gold Loan, with some of the industry’s best values for gold at the lowest rates.

“The rising demand for our superior gold loan services has driven us to expand exponentially to regions and districts across the island. Thus, for the people of Kilinochchi, we took the necessary steps to cater a personalized and reassured service to all of our existing and potential customers, with an all new Gold Loan Unit at our Kilinochchi branch premises,” said HNB FINANCE PLC Gold Loan Head Lakshman Ranasinghe.

Designed to bring maximum value to any business or individual with the utmost care, the Gold Loan Unit offers cash loans against the customer’s gold.

HNB FINANCE’s Gold Plan is a unique offering that allows customers to purchase gold jewelry of their choice by paying in installments, providing people with the opportunity to increase their gold reserves and purchase jewelry for their children’s requirements, among others. This scheme is also a great investment opportunity for customers to fulfill their immediate financial needs in the future.

For customers seeking high valued loans against their gold possessions, HNB FINANCE’s VIP Gold Loan scheme stands out as the ideal choice. This VIP option is specifically designed to accommodate high-value transactions, addressing substantial lending requests with the utmost efficiency of personalized services. As a liquid cash flow is imperative for day-to-day operations, most businesses looking to obtain a loan end up applying for loans with higher interest rates, or receiving discounted cheques to ensure they receive cash faster than they would through any other avenue. In this context, businesses and individuals alike can apply for a VIP Gold Loan with HNB FINANCE to enjoy its numerous benefits.

The streamlined application process ensures swift approval and disbursement of funds.  Experts conduct a thorough analysis of your gold, leaving no room for discrepancies. Experience a hassle-free and expedited journey to secure your gold loan within minutes at HNB FINANCE.



HNB Finance PLC was established in the year 2000 and is licensed by the Central Bank of Sri Lanka in terms of the Finance Business Act No.42 of 2011. Maintaining an extensive island-wide presence across 79 branches, HNB Finance offers a range of exceptional financial services which include Small and Medium Enterprise (SME) Loans as well as leasing, gold loans, housing loans, personal loans, real estate and property loans and savings and fixed deposits facilities. In addition to being ranked among Sri Lanka’s Top 100 most valuable brands by Brand Finance, HNB Finance also holds a National Long-term Rating of ‘BBB+(lka)’ with a Stable outlook; as affirmed by Fitch Ratings.