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Sri Lanka rupee trades at 303.90/304.10 to US dollar, bonds down

Bonds, bills and stocks were down

July 17, 2024 1 min read

Sri Lanka rupee closes weaker at 303.70/304.00 to US dollar

Bond yields were down.

July 16, 2024 1 min read

Sri Lanka stocks close down, Sampath and Pan Asia banks push turnover

Crossings on Sampath Bank Plc and Pan Asia Banking Corporation Plc made up nearly half of turnover

July 16, 2024 2 min read

Sri Lanka rupee opens at 302.25/60 to US dollar, bonds lower

Bond yields were down stocks were up

July 16, 2024 1 min read
Sri Lanka Treasury bill yields drop across maturities

The 3-month yield fell 36 basis points to 9.55 percent, with all offered 30 billion rupees of bills sold.

Sri Lanka's Nations Trust Bank to raise upto Rs10bn in debenture issue

50 million debentures at 100 rupees each initially

Sri Lanka rupee opens stronger at 302.75/90 to US dollar

Bonds were up, stocks were down

July 12, 2024 1 min read

Sri Lanka sells Rs131bn in 2027 to 2031 bonds

All offered 58 billion rupees of 15 December 2027 bonds were sold at an average yield of 11.25 percent.

July 11, 2024 1 min read

Sri Lanka rupee closes stronger at 302.80/303.00 to US dollar

Bond yields were up

July 11, 2024 1 min read

Sri Lanka stocks close down, John Keells pushes turnover

Turnover was 541 million.

July 11, 2024 2 min read

Sri Lanka rupee opens flat at 303.40/70 to US dollar

Bonds steady, stocks up

July 11, 2024 1 min read

Sri Lanka rupee closes stronger at 303.63/72 to US dollar

Bond yields were down.

July 10, 2024 1 min read

Sri Lanka stocks close up, sentiment remains muted

Turnover was 801 million.

July 10, 2024 2 min read

Sri Lanka Treasury bill yields begin to fall

The 3-month yield fell 16bp to 9.91-pct

July 10, 2024 1 min read

Sri Lanka rupee opens weaker at 303.60/75 to US dollar

Bond yields were broadly steady, and stocks opened 0.41 percent up, dealers said.

July 10, 2024 1 min read

Sri Lanka rupee closes stronger at 303.90/304.50 to US dollar

Bond yields were broadly steady.

July 9, 2024 1 min read
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Latest Last
US Dollar 305.1018 305.3339
UK Pound 386.9523 387.2371
Euro 330.8712 332.1141
Aus Dollar 201.0018 201.4980
Yen 2.0266 2.0278
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 stocks close down, activity remains low

"Investors were not active and the turnover remained one of the lowest this year."

July 9, 2024 2 min read

Sri Lanka rupee opens stronger at 304.20/35 to US dollar

Bond yields were flat, stocks were down

July 9, 2024 1 min read

Sri Lanka rupee closes stronger at 304.35/50 to US dollar

"Bond market was quiet"

July 8, 2024 1 min read

Sri Lanka stocks close down, Hemas and Sampath push turnover

Two crossings on Hemas Holdings Plc (Rs125mn), and Sampath Bank Plc (Rs113mn) contributed to the Rs657mn turnover

July 8, 2024 1 min read

Sri Lanka’s Commercial Bank raises Rs35.9bn through debenture issue

The goal was to raise 20 billion rupees

July 8, 2024 1 min read

Sri Lanka rupee opens flat at 304.50/65 to US dollar

Bond yields steady, stocks up

July 8, 2024 1 min read

Sri Lanka stocks close up, turnover remains low

Turnover was low at 472 million.

July 5, 2024 1 min read

Sri Lanka rupee closes stronger at 304.45/75 to US dollar

Bond yields stable

July 5, 2024 1 min read

Sri Lanka coconut prices down 4.6-pct at auction

Prices fall after seven weeks of gains

July 5, 2024 1 min read

Sri Lanka rupee opens weaker at 304.90/305.20 to US dollar

Bonds steady, stocks up

July 5, 2024 1 min read