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Wednesday December 1st, 2021
Bonds & Forex

Sri Lanka rupee quoted weaker, gilt yields slightly down

Sri Lanka rupee was quoted weaker at 185.10/20 to the US dollar on Thursday while bond yields eased marginally in the ov...

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Sri Lanka rupee closed weak, gilt yields down

Sri Lanka rupee ends weaker at 184.75/90 to the US dollar on Wednesday while bond yields eased, dealers said.

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Sri Lanka rupee quoted weaker, gilt yields steady

Sri Lanka rupee was quoted weaker at 184.45/60 to the US dollar on Wednesday while bond yields steady, dealers said.

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Sri Lanka rupee ends weaker, gilt yields marginally down

Sri Lanka rupee closed weaker at 184.30/40 to the US dollar on Tuesday while bond yields came off marginally, dealers s...

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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...

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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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
today yesterday
Overnight Money 5.93 5.99
Gilt Repo 5.14 5.14
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Sri Lanka rupee, bond yields stable at close

The Sri Lanka rupee closed steady at 176.75/85 rupees against the US dollar in the spot market Monday while bond yields ...

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Sri Lanka rupee opens flat, gilt yields steady

ECONOMYNEXT – The Sri Lanka rupee opened flat at 176.75/90 against the US dollar in the spot market Monday while ...

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Sri Lanka sells 2-yr bond at 9.79-pct, 9-yr bond at 10.63-pct

Sri Lanka sold a 2-year bond and a 9-year bond at close to market rates at Thursday's auction which will be settled on J...

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Sri Lanka rupee closes weaker, bond yields down

ECONOMYNEXT – The Sri Lanka rupee closed weaker at 176.60/70 rupees against the US dollar in the spot market on T...

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Sri Lanka rupee opens steady

ECONOMYNEXT - Sri Lanka's rupee opened unchanged at 176.50/60 to the US dollar in the spot market, dealers said.

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Sri Lanka rupee slips at close, bond yields edge up

Sri Lanka's rupee closed weaker at 176.50/60 to the US dollar in the spot market on Wednesday while bond yields edged up...

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Sri Lanka rejects 12-month bills, rates stable on shorter tenors

Sri Lanka's state debt office rejected 12-month bills at its weekly auction on Wednesday, while yields on shorter maturi...

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Sri Lanka rupee, bond yields steady at open

The Sri Lanka rupee was trading at 176.45/55 rupees against the US dollar in the spot market mid-morning on Wednesday wh...

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Sri Lanka rupee closes flat, bond yields ease

The Sri Lanka rupee closed steady at 176.45/55 rupees against the US dollar in the spot market on Tuesday while bond yie...

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Sri Lanka rupee opens steady, gilt yields fall

The Sri Lanka rupee opened flat at 176.45/50 rupees against the US dollar in the spot market Tuesday while bond yields e...

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