Seylan Tikiri Introduces Online Account Opening

Seylan Bank, the Bank with a Heart, has introduced online account opening for Seylan Tikiri, the number one minor savings brand in the market in line with its responsible banking principles. The initiative will ensure greater safety and convenience for its youngest customers and parents with minimal physical interaction, whilst continuing to inculcate the habit of savings in Children.

Seylan Bank has been at the forefront of offering digital banking solutions for customers, and the online account opening option is the latest in a long line of solutions by the Bank tailored to minimise the need for customers to visit physical locations for their banking needs. Parents who wish to open a Seylan Tikiri Account for their children can simply visit to complete the application process for a new account. To maximize customer safety Parents/Guardians only need to spend a minimal amount of time to sign and receive the physical savings passbook at their branch of choice at their convenience. The Bank will then be in touch with the Parents/Guardians directly to complete formalities and get their little ones’ savings journey started.

The Bank’s continuous strategic focus on technology advancement and digitization has enabled it to overcome the many challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic. Seylan Bank recently unveiled a data centre to make digital banking seamless for customers and announced a tie-up with PayHere to empower Sri Lankan businesses with online payments. Most recently, Seylan Bank received massive public support for its #ResponsibleMe campaign, conceptualized to highlight the importance of self-awareness and individual responsibility in ensuring the safety of all Sri Lankan citizens in the COVID-19 pandemic.

Seylan Tikiri offers a world of benefits to its young customers; and parents who are yet to experience the value of the number one minor savings brand can visit the Seylan Bank FB page at, the Bank’s website –, or call 200 88 88 for more details on Seylan Tikiri Minor Savings Accounts.

As COVID-19 continues to impact people across Sri Lanka, Seylan Bank remains fully committed to providing a service that goes beyond banking. The Bank’s mobile and online banking facility via includes a host of services that can be undertaken in the safety of the home. Select branches, 216 ATM Units, and the 24/7 Smart banking and Customer Support Center 0112008888 will also be in operation to provide uninterrupted services to all customers while adhering to all safety measures. Customers can visit to find the status of each Branch.

Seylan Bank, the Bank with a Heart, operates with a vision to offer the ultimate banking experience to its valued customers through cutting-edge technology, innovative products, and best-in-class services. The Bank has a growing clientele of SMEs, Retail and Corporate Customers, and has expanded its footprint with 172 branches, 70 Cash Deposit Machines, 86 Cheque Deposit Machines and an ATM network of 216 units across the country.

Seylan Bank has been endorsed as a financially stable organization with performance excellence across the board by Fitch Ratings, with the bank’s national long-term rating revised to ‘A’(lka). The bank was ranked second among public listed companies for transparency in corporate reporting by Transparency Global and is now part of the S&P Dow Jones SL 20 Index. These achievements are a testament to Seylan Bank’s financial stability and unwavering dedication ensuring excellence across all aspects.


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