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Thursday December 2nd, 2021
Bonds & Forex

Sri Lanka rupee quoted sightly weaker, gilt yields down

Sri Lanka rupee quoted slightly weak at 184.20/27 to the US dollar on Tuesday while bond eased, dealers said.

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Sri Lanka rupee ends flat, guilt yields down marginally

Sri Lanka rupee closed flat at 184.15/25 to the US dollar on Monday while bond came off marginally, dealers said.

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Sri Lanka rupee quoted flat, bond yields down marginally

Sri Lanka rupee quoted flat at 184.12/22 to the US dollar on Monday while bond came off marginally, dealers said.

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Access Engineering Sri Lanka [SL]A+ rating confirmed, outlook lowered: ICRA

ICRA Lanka said it was confirming a [SL]A+ rating of Sri Lanka's Access Engineering Plc has been confirmed on it track r...

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Sri Lanka sells most of Rs60bn bonds offered at auction

Sri Lanka has sold most of bonds offered at an auction Wednesday though a not all bonds of the longest tenor was sold, d...

Sri Lanka rupee quoted steady at 197.30/197.40 levels in the one-week forwards market

Sri Lanka’s rupee quoted steady at 197.30/197.40 levels to the US dollar in the one-week forwards market on Tuesday wh...

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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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
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pts %
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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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Sri Lanka rupee closes stronger, gilt yields up

ECONOMYNEXT – The Sri Lanka rupee closed firm at 176.45/50 rupees against the US dollar in the spot market Monday...

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Sri Lanka rupee closes firmer, gilt yields gain

The Sri Lanka rupee closed firm at 176.45/50 rupees against the US dollar in the spot market Monday while bond yields ed...

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Sri Lanka rupee opens firmer, bonds wider

The Sri Lanka rupee opened firmer at 176.45/60 rupees against the US dollar in the spot market Monday, while bond yield...

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Foreign investors sell some rupee bonds after rate cut

Sri Lanka foreign investors have sold about 3.47 billion rupees of (about 20 million US dollars) in the week to June 04,...

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Mahendran, ten others to be indicted for Sri Lanka bond scam

ECONOMYNEXT – Sri Lanka’s Attorney General has asked permission from the Chief Justice to file indictments...

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Sri Lanka’s rupee opens weaker, stocks up 0.23-pct

ECONOMYNEXT - Sri Lanka’s rupee opened weaker at 176.40/50 on Friday, while bonds yields were steady and stocks o...

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Sri Lanka's rupee ends firmer, gilt yields edge up

Sri Lanka rupee closed firmer at 176.35/45 on Thursday and bonds yields edged up, dealers said.

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Sri Lanka rupee opens firm, stocks up 0.16-pct

Sri Lanka rupee opened stronger at 176.50/60 on Thursday, while bonds yields were stable and stocks opened higher at 0.1...

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Sri Lanka rupee, gilt yields stable

ECONOMYNEXT - Sri Lanka rupee closed steady at 176.45/55 on Tuesday and bonds yields were stable, market participants sa...

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Sri Lanka 03-month Treasury Bill yield falls to 8.38-pct

ECONOMYNEXT - Sri Lanka's 03-month Treasury Bill yields fell 14 basis points to 8.38 percent from 8.52 percent on May 15...

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