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Friday December 9th, 2022
Markets

Sri Lanka stock touches fresh high in seven weeks

The market breached the 9000 psychological mark during the first hour into trade.

December 8, 2022 3 min read

Sri Lanka Bonds close flat

Treasury bill were not active for the day.

December 8, 2022 1 min read

Sri Lanka's mid market shares gain on retail and agriculture sectors

"Lanka IOC shares were reactivated due to global fuel prices being on the low and stable fuel prices in Sri Lanka."

December 8, 2022 1 min read

Sri Lanka bonds, rupee flat at open

Sporadic trade

December 8, 2022 1 min read
Sri Lanka stocks steady in mid market trade

Sri Lanka's shares steady in mid market trade on Friday (09) after gaining for seven straight sessions.

Sri Lanka bond yields marginally up at open

Central Bank’s guidance peg for interbank transactions was at 363.18 rupees against the US dollar

Sri Lanka shares edge up in mid-day trade

Positive sentiments on interest rates easing and government holding talks multilateral creditors boosting the market

December 2, 2022 1 min read

Sri Lanka bond yields fall at open, rupee unchanged

Central Bank’s guidance peg for interbank transactions was flat at 363.19

December 2, 2022 1 min read

Sri Lanka shares end firmer; highest net foreign in flow in two months

Market is gaining on positive sentiments from the economic front

December 1, 2022 2 min read

Sri Lanka bond yields ease, rupee flat

The Central Bank’s guidance peg for interbank transactions was flat at 363.19 rupees

December 1, 2022 1 min read

Sri Lanka's shares gain in mid market trade

Market has continued to gain for the past four sessions. 

December 1, 2022 1 min read

Sri Lanka shares close at one-month high

“Investor participation improved on the back of confirmed talks with multilateral and bilateral lenders...."

November 30, 2022 2 min read

Sri Lanka bonds, T-bills ease, overall market dull

Speculation on talks with ADB and World Bank to obtain financial aid triggered buying interest

November 30, 2022 1 min read

Sri Lanka's mid market shoots up over 3 percent

Sri Lanka shares rose over 3 percent within the first hour of trade on Wednesday (30).

November 30, 2022 1 min read

Sri Lanka's bonds, T-bills ease on active trade

Overall market on lackluster sentiments

November 29, 2022 1 min read

Sri Lanka shares end at two-week high on positive sentiments

Speculations on interest rates easing continued

November 29, 2022 2 min read
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Latest Last
US Dollar 371.7757 371.7599
UK Pound 442.7119 438.8584
Euro 387.1945 385.3880
Aus Dollar 253.0234 251.0798
Yen 2.6686 2.6603
Source: Central Bank/Indicative
Latest Last
Indian Rupee 4.4818 4.4863
Korea Won 0.2748 0.2747
Oman Rial 944.1068 944.1068
Saudi Riyal 96.7270 96.7115
UAE Dirham 98.9627 98.9627
Source: Central Bank/Indicative
pts %
S&P SL20 2,464.20 -3.19%
CSE All Share 8,087.04 -2.47%
Turnover Rs million 1,626,658,918 1,576,314,848
Source: CSE
Latest Last
3-m bill 31.03 31.03
6-m bill 29.57 29.60
12-m bill 28.41 28.41
5-yr bond 27.49 27.57
8-yr bond 27.44 27.23
Source: Central Bank/Indicative
today yesterday
Overnight Money 15.50 15.50
Gilt Repo 15.50 15.50
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Source: Central Bank/Indicative

Sri Lanka targets US$1.5bn from tea exports in 2023

Expects to end 2022 with US$1.2bn

Chanka Jayasinghe
November 29, 2022 3 min read

Sri Lanka shares edge up in mid day trade

"Market is still being pushed by Expolanka's expansion news, while Lanka IOC is moving on higher valuation."

November 29, 2022 1 min read

Sri Lanka shares end at two-week high; turnover highest since Oct 13

Market moved on speculation interest rates fall in line with the inflation and Expolanka's expansion plans,

November 28, 2022 2 min read

Sri Lanka bond Yields down

Central Bank’s guidance peg for interbank transactions remained unchanged

November 28, 2022 1 min read

Sri Lanka's shares edge up in mid day trade

Analysts said, that the market was driven by Expolanka and Lanka IOC on positive sentiments. 

November 28, 2022 1 min read

Sri Lanka coconut auction prices up 3.3-pct in Nov 4th week sale

Prices climb for second week straight

November 25, 2022 1 min read

Sri Lanka shares end firmer on Expolanka's expansion plan

Investor confidence have also been boosted by Central Bank governor's comment on the future of interest rates

November 25, 2022 2 min read

Sri Lanka bond yields down, kerb rate 371/372.50

The kerb rate for the US dollar was 371.00/372.50 down from 371.50-373.00 last week.

November 25, 2022 1 min read

Sri Lanka's Expolanka shares jump over 16-pct on expansion plan

The shares closed 22.75 rupees up at 163.25 rupees a share on Friday.

November 25, 2022 2 min read

Sri Lanka shares pushed up by Expolanka in mid day trade

Within the first hour of trade Expolanka shares contributed almost 50% of the turnover.

November 25, 2022 1 min read