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Bonds & Forex

Sri Lanka rupee quoted slightly weaker, gilt yields steady

Sri Lanka quoted slightly weaker at 184.30/40 to the US dollar on Monday while bond yields steady in the overall market,...

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Sri Lanka rupee closes firmer, bond yields ease

Sri Lanka closed firmer at 184.20/30 to the US dollar on Friday while bond yields eased marginally in the overall market...

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Sri Lanka rupee quoted firm, gilt yields marginally down

Sri Lanka rupee quoted firmer at 184.35/45 to the US dollar on Friday while bond yields eased marginally in the overall ...

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Sri Lanka rupee ends strong, gilt yields steady

Sri Lanka rupee closed firmer at 184.45/60 to the US dollar on Thursday while bond yields eased marginally in the overal...

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Sri Lanka sovereign bond yields plunge on China swap news

Sovereign bond yields plunged and prices rose as investors gained more confidence that the bonds would be repaid, after ...

Sri Lanka bond yields down on China swap news, rupee weaker

Sri Lanka’s rupee closed weaker at 197.75/198.00 levels to the US dollar in the one-week forward market on Wednesday w...

Sri Lanka's treasuries yields fall across maturities

Sri Lanka's Treasury bills yields fell across maturities, with exact pre-announced volumes taken, with the 12-month yiel...

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Sri Lanka HNB Finance's five-year bonds rated ‘A-(lka)(EXP)'

Fitch Ratings said it has given an expected national long-term rating of 'A-(lka)(EXP)' to HNB Finance Limited's (HFL) p...

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Fitch confirms five Sri Lankan finance company ratings, lowers MIF outlook

Fitch Ratings has lowered its outlook on Mercantile Investments and Finance PLC (MIF) to negative from stable and confir...

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Sri Lanka’s rupee opens steady, bond yields ease

Sri Lanka's rupee opened steady at 176.40/55 against the US dollar in the spot market on Monday while bond yields eased ...

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Foreign holdings in Sri Lanka rupee bonds grow

Foreign holdings in Sri Lankan rupee bonds grew by 2.3 billion rupees to 147.1 billion rupees for the week ended June 26...

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Sri Lanka rupee steady, bond yields flat after auction

Sri Lanka's rupee closed steady at 176.50/70 rupees against the US dollar in the spot market on Thursday while bond yiel...

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Sri Lanka 05-year Treasury Bonds yield 9.83-pct at auction

ECONOMYNEXT – Sri Lanka sold a five year bond maturing on 15 June 2014 at a weighted average yield of 9.83 percen...

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Sri Lanka rupee opens weaker, bond yields steady

Sri Lanka's rupee opened weaker at 176.60/70 rupees against the US dollar in the spot market on Thursday, bond yields we...

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Sri Lanka bond yields fall after bill auction

Sri Lanka's rupee closed weak at 176.50/65 rupees against the US dollar in the spot market on Wednesday while bond yield...

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Sri Lanka Treasuries yields plunge across maturities

Sri Lanka's Treasuries yields fell across maturities at Wednesday's auction with the 12-month yield falling 16 basis poi...

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US Dollar 201.2131 200.9721
UK Pound 267.6235 268.1470
Euro 225.6504 225.2998
Aus Dollar 143.8472 144.8205
Yen 1.7515 1.7421
Source: Central Bank/Indicative
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Indian Rupee 2.6970 2.6953
Korea Won 0.1686 0.1689
Oman Rial 522.6246 522.0190
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UAE Dirham 54.7802 54.7146
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pts %
S&P SL20 3,767.41 0.44%
CSE All Share 11,025.73 1.06%
Turnover Rs million. 2,191,558,044.10 9,980,315,103
Source: CSE
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3-m bill 7.63 7.76
6-m bill 7.88 7.96
12-m bill 8.16 8.20
5-yr bond 10.58 10.47
8-yr bond 11.20 11.21
Source: Central Bank/Indicative
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Sri Lanka rupee steady, bond yields ease

Sri Lanka's rupee was steady at 176.40/55 rupees against the US dollar in the spot market on mid-morning Wednesday while...

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Sri Lanka rupee ends strong, bond yields ease

Sri Lanka's rupee closed firm at 176.40/55 against the US dollar in the spot market on Tuesday while bond yields eased, ...

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Sri Lanka rupee opens stable, bond yields ease after sovereign bond sale

Sri Lanka's rupee opened steady at 176.50/60 to the US dollar in the spot market on Tuesday while bond yields eased, dea...

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Sri Lanka raises US$2.0bn from sovereign bonds

Sri Lanka has raised 2.0 billion US dollars from 5 and 10 year sovereign bonds a report said in the second such sale in ...

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Sri Lanka rupee ends firmer, gilt yields ease amid sovereign bond launch

Sri Lanka's rupee closed firm at 176.50/55 percent against the US dollar in the spot market on Monday while bond yields ...

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Sri Lanka gilt yields down as sovereign bond launched

Sri Lanka's rupee opened flat 176.75/85 percent to the US dollar in the spot market on Monday while bond yields eased as...

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Rupee bonds held by foreigners in Sri Lanka slightly up

Rupee denominated Sri Lanka bond held by foreign investors grew slightly to 143.8 billion rupees to 143.95 billion rupee...

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Sri Lanka rupee ends slightly weaker, gilt yields ease

Sri Lanka's rupee closed weak at 176.75/85 percent against the US dollar in the spot market on Friday while bond yields ...

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Sri Lanka rupee opens weak, gilt yields ease.

ECONOMYNEXT- Sri Lanka's rupee opened weak at 176.75/85 percent against the US dollar in the spot market on Friday while...

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Sri Lanka rupee ends steady, gilt yields ease

Sri Lanka's rupee closed flat at 176.70/80 percent against the US dollar in the spot market on Thursday while bond yield...

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