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Monday October 18th, 2021
Markets

Sri Lanka stocks fall for third session ahead of policy rates decision

Sri Lanka stocks fell 1.48 percent for the third session on Wednesday (13)

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Sri Lanka 3-month Treasuries yield up 0.89bp to 8.04-pct

6 and 12 months bids rejected

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Sri Lanka shares edge down in thin trade; possible rate hike concerns weigh

The central bank will announce the policy rates on Thursday

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Sri Lanka bond auction yields rise around 100bp across maturities

80 billion rupees out of 100 billion rupee auction sold

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Sri Lanka stock index continues bull run with fresh all-time high after CB policy framework

Sri Lanka’s stock index touched a fresh record high on Monday

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Sri Lanka raises Rs600mn from post-bond auction tap, Rs6bn printed

Takes the total raised up to 17.4 billion rupees

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Sri Lanka shares slip after touching fresh record high

The index touched a fresh record high of 9,521.88 during the first hour into the trade.

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Sri Lanka stock index hits new all-time high ahead of CB's policy framework

Sri Lanka’s stock index jumped to a fresh record high on Thursday (30)

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Sri Lanka stock index hits fresh record high on earning hope

“The earning season is around the corner and people are buying shares which have foreign or dollarized assets.”

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Sri Lanka Treasuries auction yields rise, one year up 51bp

The 6-month yield rose 72 basis points to 6.99 percent

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Sri Lanka stocks gain for fifth straight session amid foreign outflow

Foreign investors, however, sold a net 296 million rupees worth of shares on Tuesday.

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Sri Lanka sells 16.8bn in bonds, yields up, post-auction tap open

Post auction tap open till 1600hours on Sept 30

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Sri Lanka stocks jump after CB governor's statement; Foreigners exit

The day’s turnover hit a two-week high of 6.7 billion rupees

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Sri Lanka bondsquiet, rupee dysfunctional amid forex surrender hike speculation

Meanwhile forex markets continue to be dysfunctional

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Latest Last
US Dollar 200.0930 201.2500
UK Pound 274.9278 275.3503
Euro 231.9678 233.5204
Aus Dollar 148.4390 149.2873
Yen 1.7539 1.7676
Source: Central Bank/Indicative
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Indian Rupee 2.6665 2.6988
Korea Won 0.1689 0.1701
Oman Rial 519.7356 522.7409
Saudi Riyal 53.3468 53.6567
UAE Dirham 54.4745 54.7895
Source: Central Bank/Indicative
pts %
S&P SL20 3,546.17 -0.01%
CSE All Share 9,648.18 0.25%
Turnover Rs million. 2,191,558,044.10 705,911,605
Source: CSE
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3-m bill 7.19 6.64
6-m bill 7.31 6.80
12-m bill 7.46 6.96
5-yr bond 10.52 9.48
8-yr bond 11.37 9.97
Source: Central Bank/Indicative
today yesterday
Overnight Money 5.11 5.11
Gilt Repo 5.14 5.14
I-m SLIBOR - -
Source: Central Bank/Indicative

Sri Lanka's EML Consultants Ltd starts trading on SME board

The stock traded at prices between 2.0 to 16.10 rupees in intra-day Monday

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Sri Lanka market up with improved turnover; investors cautiously buy amid risk of rate rise

Sri Lanka stock index gained 1.24 percent on Friday (24), rising for the third consecutive session

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Asanga Seneviratne appointed to Sri Lanka stock exchange board

Seneviratne was a founder and director of Asia Capital PLC

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Sri Lanka stocks edge up in thin trade amid foreign selling

Sri Lanka stock index gained 0.20 percent on Wednesday (22) in thin trade

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Sri Lanka Treasuries auctions yields rise after price control lifted

12-month yield up 30 bp

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Sri Lanka stocks edge down in lackluster trade; CB direction awaited

Investors adopt wait and see approach

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Sri Lanka stock index edges down on profit taking amid foreign selling; investors wait for cues

Market wait for direction

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Sri Lanka rupee hamstrung on decree, bonds slightly up after yield control lifted

A 01.12.2024 bond traded at 8.24 percent Friday

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Aeroflot Sri Lanka flights to resume from November 04

Aeroflot has been operating to Colombo from 1964

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Sri Lanka OTC repo platform in operation at CSE

To improve liquidity of debt transactions

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