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Bonds & Forex

Sri Lanka shares edge up at close on positive macro sentiments

"investor confidence slightly improved over the expectation of an economic recovery from 2H2023"

January 11, 2023 2 min read

Sri Lanka T-bills yields down for second week

All the maturities were fully subscribed

January 11, 2023 1 min read

Sri Lanka bonds up, T-bills down; rupee gains

Rupee appreciated by 85 cents

January 10, 2023 1 min read

Sri Lanka bond yields, T-bills ease; rupee steady

CBSL guidance peg for interbank US dollar transactions was set at 363.09 rupees

January 9, 2023 1 min read
Sri Lanka rupee opens at 321.50/323.00 to the US dollar, bond yields down

Sri Lanka’s rupee opened at 321.50/323.00 to the US dollar on Tuesday, dealers said.

Sri Lanka rupee closes at 321.00/323.00 to the US dollar, bond yields unchanged

Rupee closed at 321.00/323.00 to the US dollar on Monday, dealers said.

Sri Lanka rupee flat, stocks plunge at open

Sri Lanka rupee was quoted flat at 185.80/95 to US dollar in the spot market from Thursday’s close while bond yields e...

July 10, 2020 2 min read

Sri Lanka rupee ends weaker, gilt yields fall

Sri Lanka rupee closed marginally weaker at 185.80/95 to US dollar in the spot market on Wednesday while bond yields eas...

July 9, 2020 2 min read

Sri Lanka rupee stronger, stocks gain at open

Sri Lanka rupee was quoted stronger at 185.75/85 to US dollar in the spot market on Wednesday while bond yields and stoc...

July 9, 2020 2 min read

Sri Lanka Treasuries yields drop

Sri Lanka's Treasuries yields eased on longer maturities with the 12-month yield dropping 12 basis points to 5.32 percen...

July 8, 2020 1 min read

Sri Lanka rupee ends firm, gilt yields down

Sri Lanka rupee closed stronger at 185.75/85 to US dollar in the spot market on Wednesday while bond yields and stocks f...

July 8, 2020 2 min read

Sri Lanka rupee opens stronger, stocks gain

Sri Lanka rupee was quoted stronger at 185.80/95 to US dollar in the spot market on Wednesday while bond yields were sta...

July 8, 2020 2 min read

Sri Lanka rupee ends weaker, bond yields steady

Sri Lanka rupee closed weaker at 185.85/95 to US dollar in the spot market on Tuesday while bond yields were stable and ...

July 7, 2020 2 min read

Sri Lanka rupee stronger, stocks gain at open

Sri Lanka rupee opened firmer at 185.75/90 to US dollar in the spot market on Tuesday while bond yields were stable and ...

July 7, 2020 2 min read

Sri Lanka rupee closes firmer, bond yields gain

Sri Lanka rupee closed firmer at 185.80/90 to US dollar in the spot market on Monday while bond yields and stocks gained...

July 6, 2020 2 min read

Sri Lanka rupee ends firmer, bond yields flat

Sri Lanka rupee closed firmer at 185.80/90 to US dollar in the spot market on Friday while bond yields remained unchange...

July 3, 2020 2 min read
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Latest Last
US Dollar 315.2986 315.7299
UK Pound 401.0482 401.9914
Euro 343.3195 344.3762
Aus Dollar 207.9088 208.3224
Yen 2.1051 2.1083
Source: Central Bank/Indicative
Latest Last
Indian Rupee 3.6453 3.5932
Korea Won 0.2342 0.2292
Oman Rial 780.3569 769.4973
Saudi Riyal 80.1114 78.9849
UAE Dirham 81.7952 80.6569
Source: Central Bank/Indicative
pts %
S&P SL20 2,573.80 1.00%
CSE All Share 9,073.41 0.65%
Turnover Rs million 1,591,766,524.95 1,029,335,694.32
Source: CSE
Latest Last
3-m bill 21.72 21.79
6-m bill 19.55 20.31
12-m bill 17.72 19.28
5-yr bond 21.00 22.53
8-yr bond 19.42 20.55
Source: Central Bank/Indicative
today yesterday
Overnight Money 13.93 14.00
Gilt Repo 13.50 14.00
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Source: Central Bank/Indicative

Sri Lanka rupee ends firmer, bond yields flat

Sri Lanka rupee closed firmer at 186.05/15 to US dollar in the spot market on Thursday while bond yields were flat and s...

July 2, 2020 2 min read

Sri  Lanka rupee firmer, stocks fall at open

Sri Lanka rupee was quoted firmer at 186.05/15 to US dollar in the spot market on Thursday while bond yields were flat a...

July 2, 2020 2 min read

Sri Lanka rupee closes firmer, gilt yields ease

Sri Lanka rupee was closed firmer at 186.15/25 to US dollar in the spot market on Wednesday while bond yields eased and ...

July 1, 2020 2 min read

Sri Lanka relaxes listing rules to allow start-ups to raise capital

Sri Lanka's Securities and Exchange Commission said it had approved changing listing rules to allow start ups and small ...

July 1, 2020 3 min read
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Sri Lanka rupee flat, stocks gain at open

Sri Lanka rupee was quoted flat at 186.20/30 to US dollar in the spot market on Wednesday from yesterday’s close bond ...

July 1, 2020 2 min read

Sri Lanka rupee weaker, foreign selling continues in stocks

Sri Lanka rupee closed weaker at 186.20/30 to US dollar in the spot market on Tuesday while some bond yields edged up an...

June 30, 2020 2 min read

Sri Lanka rupee weaker, stocks higher at open

Sri Lanka rupee was quoted weaker at 186.17/22 to US dollar in the spot market on Tuesday while bond yields were flat an...

June 30, 2020 2 min read

Sri Lanka sells 2-year bonds below policy rate after money printing

Sri Lanka had sold 35 billion rupees of 2-year, 5- month bonds at 5.86 percent below the 6.5 percent policy rate, data f...

June 30, 2020 3 min read
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Sri Lanka rupee stronger, stocks gain at open

Sri Lanka rupee was quoted stronger at 185.95/186.10 to US dollar in the spot market on Friday while bond yields eased a...

June 26, 2020 2 min read

Sri Lanka development bond yield overtakes rupee Treasuries at auction

Sri Lanka has successfully sold 100 million US dollars of dollar denominated bonds which had drawn interest from bidders...

June 26, 2020 2 min read