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Thursday December 2nd, 2021
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 rupee quoted weaker at 197.50/198.50 levels in one-week forward market

Sri Lanka’s rupee quoted weaker at 197.50/198.50 levels to the US dollar in the one-week forward market on Monday whi...

Sri Lanka rupee ends weaker at 197.00/198.00 in the one-week forward market

Sri Lanka’s rupee closed weaker at 197.00/198.00 levels to the US dollar in the one-week forward market on Friday whil...

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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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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US Dollar 202.0474 202.0474
UK Pound 268.7331 269.2383
Euro 228.7177 228.3338
Aus Dollar 144.3831 144.4841
Yen 1.7815 1.7776
Source: Central Bank/Indicative
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Indian Rupee 2.6936 2.6920
Korea Won 0.1711 0.1702
Oman Rial 524.7916 524.7916
Saudi Riyal 53.8563 53.8592
UAE Dirham 55.0073 55.0073
Source: Central Bank/Indicative
pts %
S&P SL20 3,900.02 1.84%
CSE All Share 11,440.53 2.13%
Turnover Rs million. 2,191,558,044.10 10,054,526,815
Source: CSE
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3-m bill 7.56 7.63
6-m bill 7.91 7.88
12-m bill 8.25 8.16
5-yr bond 10.56 10.58
8-yr bond 11.21 11.20
Source: Central Bank/Indicative
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Overnight Money 5.93 5.99
Gilt Repo 5.14 5.14
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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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Sri Lanka govt US$3bn debt refinancing challenging: Moody's

ECONOMYNEXT – Sri Lanka’s government could face risks in refinancing its three billion US dollars of forei...

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Sri Lanka rupee opens firm, stocks gain

Sri Lanka's rupee opened stronger at 176.65/75 percent against the US dollar in the spot market on Thursday, while bond ...

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Sri Lanka 12-month Treasury bill yields fall 2bp to 8.86-pct

Sri Lanka's bill yields at Wednesday's primary auction eased with 12-month bill rates falling 2 basis points to 8.86 per...

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Sri Lanka rupee opens firm, bond yields steady

Sri Lanka's rupee opened stronger at 176.78/88 percent against the US dollar in the spot market on Wednesday while bond ...

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Sri Lanka bond yields close lower after President Sirisena re-chairs cabinet

Sri Lanka's rupee closed weaker at 176.80/85 against the US dollar in the spot market on Tuesday while bond yields eased...

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Sri Lanka rupee, gilts open flat, stocks higher

ECONOMYNEXT – The Sri Lanka rupee opened flat at 176.75/85 rupees against the US dollar in the spot market Tuesda...

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