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Tuesday June 22nd, 2021
Bonds & Forex

Sri Lanka Development Bonds of US$100mn offered

On June 30 around 188.5 million dollars of SLDBs are due to mature.

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Sri Lanka forex markets remain inactive

Forex dealers have been barred from quoting above 200 to the US dollar.

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Sri Lanka allows banks, NSB to buy sovereign bonds with fresh funds

Half the funds to be used for SLDBs

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Sri Lanka fails to sell 60-pct of Treasury bills at price ceiling

Price ceiling set at 5.21-pct

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Sri Lanka forex markets inactive, gilt yields down

Sri Lankan forex dealers have been barred from quoting above 200 to the US dollar

Sri Lanka forex swap rates plunge as outright rupee/dollar market dries up

One year swaps at a discount of 17.00/15.00

Sri Lanka rupee remains inactive

Bond yields flat

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Sri Lanka forex market remain inactive

Bond yields steady.

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Sri Lanka sells Rs25bn in Treasury bonds

All bonds offered sold

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Sri Lanka forex markets inactive

Bond yield steady

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Sri Lanka rupee bid at 199.90 to dollar

Banks were offering dollars' telegraphic transfers at 197.9103/ 202.8896 levels on Monday.

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Sri Lanka rupee bid at 199.90 to the US dollar, no offers

Bonds steady

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Sri Lanka rupee flat, bonds steady

Banks were offering dollars telegraphic transfers at 203

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Sri Lanka rupee ends around 199/208 levels to one-month dollar

Bond yields steady.

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Sri Lanka forex market inactive, bond yields steady

Sri Lanka extends travel restrictions till June 07.

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Sri Lanka forex markets inactive, bond yields marginally up

Muted activity in Sri Lankan markets ahead of the week-long travel restriction starting Friday night.

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Latest Last
US Dollar 199.9083 199.8743
UK Pound 278.1524 276.1663
Euro 238.0108 237.2408
Aus Dollar 150.3610 150.2555
Yen 1.8104 1.8161
Source: Central Bank/Indicative
Latest Last
Indian Rupee 2.6964 2.6966
Korea Won 0.1765 0.1763
Oman Rial 519.2558 519.1675
Saudi Riyal 53.3060 53.2970
UAE Dirham 54.4242 54.4150
Source: Central Bank/Indicative
pts %
S&P SL20 3,064.45 -0.61%
CSE All Share 7,726.73 0.15%
Turnover Rs million. 1,954,495
Source: CSE
Latest Last
3-m bill 5.07 5.08
6-m bill 5.12 5.12
12-m bill 5.17 5.17
5-yr bond 7.27 7.30
8-yr bond 7.55 7.86
Source: Central Bank/Indicative
today yesterday
Overnight Money 4.67 4.67
Gilt Repo 4.68 4.68
I-m SLIBOR - -
Source: Central Bank/Indicative

Sri Lanka rupee quoted at 199.90 levels with no offers

Short tenor maturities in the secondary market edged up.

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Sri Lanka rupee ends at 199/208 levels to one-month dollar

Rupee remains unchanged.

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Sri Lanka sells 90-pct of Treasuries offered

Weak demand for one year bills at ceiling rate

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Sri Lanka rupee ends around 199/208 levels to one-month dollar

Yields edged up marginally.

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Sri Lanka rupee closes with no offers as retail rate devalued

Bond yields steady

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Sri Lanka's rupee peg 'devalued' to 203 to the US dollar, steep forward discounts

Market buy/sell swaps show steep forward discounts indicative of high dollar yields

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Sri Lanka rupee ends around 199/208 levels to one-month dollar

Short-tenor bond maturities eased marginally.

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Sri Lanka rupee remains unchanged around 199/208 levels to one-month dollar

Yields steady.

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Sri Lanka rupee quoted around 199.90/208 levels to one-month dollar

Yields remain steady.

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Sri Lanka sells Rs19.5bn of Treasury bonds

Yields close to secondary market

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