Sri Lanka Treasuries yields fall sharply again across maturities
Aug 02, 2017 16:07 PM GMT+0530 | 0 Comment(s)
ECONOMYNEXT – Yields on Sri Lankan Treasury Bills fell sharply across the board at an auction Wednesday with the 03-month bill yield down 41 basis points to 9.03 percent from 9.44 percent last week, the Central Bank’s public debt department said.
The yield on the 06-month bill fell 55 basis points to 9.16 percent at the auction from 9.71 percent last week, it said in a statement.
The one-year bill yield fell 51 basis points to 9.48 percent from 9.99 percent last week.
The debt office said it got bids worth Rs126 billion and accepted bids worth Rs31 billion.
(COLOMBO, August 02, 2017)