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Sri Lanka's shares edge down in mid day trade

All Share Price Index (ASPI) edged down 0.94 percent or 88.74 points to 9,330.61.

March 27, 2023 1 min read

Sri Lanka rupee opens weaker at 322/325 to dollar, bonds steady

Sri Lanka rupee opened at 322/325 against the US dollar

March 27, 2023 1 min read

Sri Lanka SEC chief calls for self-governance and responsible action

Our capital market must become a good alternative source for capital funds

March 26, 2023 2 min read

Sri Lanka coconut auction prices up 1.16-pct

The auction offered 900,010 coconuts and 583,291 nuts were sold.

March 26, 2023 1 min read
Sri Lanka rupee opens at 323.40/70 to the US dollar

Sri Lanka’s rupee opened at 323.40/70 to the US dollar on Tuesday, dealers said.

Sri Lanka rupee closes at 323.40/60 to the US dollar

Sri Lanka’s rupee slightly appreciated to close at 323.40/60 to the US dollar on Monday, dealers said

Sri Lanka fails to sell 35-pct of Treasuries at auction

Sri Lanka has failed to sell 35 percent of a 40 billion rupee Treasuries offer at an 'auction' where ceiling yields are ...

December 10, 2020 2 min read

Sri Lanka rupee ends stronger, gilt yields flat

Sri Lanka rupee closed firmer at 185.70/186.00 to the US dollar on Wednesday in the spot market while yields were flat i...

December 9, 2020 2 min read

Sri Lanka stocks end higher

Sri Lanka stocks closed 0.78 percent higher on Wednesday's pushed by index heavy Browns Investment, Browns and Company P...

December 9, 2020 2 min read

Sri Lanka rupee ends steady, gilt yields flat

Sri Lanka rupee closed steady at 186.50/70 to the US dollar on Tuesday in the spot market while yields remained unchang...

December 8, 2020 1 min read

Sri Lanka stocks end higher

Sri Lanka stocks closed 1.39 percent higher on Tuesday's pushed by index heavy counters Hatton National Bank, Browns In...

December 8, 2020 2 min read

Sri Lanka rupee quoted firmer in one-month forwards, gilt yields steady

Sri Lanka rupee quoted firmer in one-month forward at 185.50/30 to the US dollar on Tuesday while yields remained stead...

December 8, 2020 1 min read

Sri Lanka rupee ends weaker, gilt yields down

Sri Lanka rupee closed at around 186.60/85 to the US dollar in the spot market on Monday while yields marginally down in...

December 7, 2020 1 min read
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Sri Lanka stocks close 1.19 pct higher on Hatton National Bank, Telecom and Asian Hotels

Sri Lanka stocks closed 1.19 percent higher on Monday’s closing on index heavy Hatton National Bank, Sri Lanka Telecom...

December 7, 2020 2 min read

Sri Lanka rupee opens flat, bond yields marginally down

Sri Lanka rupee opened at around 186.30/50 to the US dollar in the spot next market, Monday while yields were marginally...

December 7, 2020 1 min read

Sri Lanka rupee close firmer, bond yields down

Sri Lanka rupee closed firmer at 185.80/00to the US dollar in the spot next market on Friday while gilt yields fell in t...

December 4, 2020 2 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 rupee quoted firmer in spot-next, gilt yields steady

Sri Lanka rupee quoted firmer at 185.75/25 to the US dollar in the spot next market on Friday while gilt yields remaine...

December 4, 2020 2 min read

Sri Lanka rupee ends firmer in spot-next, gilt yields steady

Sri Lanka rupee closed firmer at 186.10/40 to the US dollar in the spot next market on Thursday while gilt yields remain...

December 3, 2020 1 min read

Sri Lanka stocks close 0.22 pct higher on Nestle Lanka, LOLC Development Finance and Cargills

Sri Lanka stocks closed 0.22 percent higher on Thursday’s closing on index heavy Nestle Lanka, LOLC Development Financ...

December 3, 2020 2 min read

Sri Lanka rupee quoted steady in spot-next, gilt yields flat

Sri Lanka rupee was quoted steady at 186.50/60 to the US dollar in the spot next on Thursday while gilt yields remained ...

December 3, 2020 1 min read

Sri Lanka rupee ends weaker, gilt yields steady

Sri Lanka rupee closed at 186.50/80 to the US dollar in the spot next on Wednesday while gilt yields remained steady in ...

December 2, 2020 2 min read

Sri Lanka fails to sell 14-pct of Treasuries at auction

Sri Lanka has failed to sell 14 percent of Treasuries offered at an auction on December 02, 2020 with 34.3 billion rupee...

December 2, 2020 1 min read

Sri Lanka stocks close 0.45 pct higher on CTC, Overseas realty Ceylon and Distilleries

Sri Lanka stocks closed 0.45 percent higher on Wednesday’s closing on index heavy Ceylon Tobacco Company, Overseas rea...

December 2, 2020 2 min read

Sri Lanka rupee quoted weaker, gilt yields unchanged

Sri Lanka rupee was quoted at 186.20/50 to the US dollar in the one-month-forwards on Wednesday while gilt yields remain...

December 2, 2020 1 min read

Sri Lanka rupee ends weaker, gilt yields marginally down

Sri Lanka rupee closed at 186.00/30 to the US dollar in the spot next-market on Tuesday while gilt yields marginally fel...

December 1, 2020 2 min read

Sri Lanka rupee ends weaker in spot-next market, gilt yields flat

Sri Lanka rupee closed at 185.80/186.10 to the US dollar in the spot next-market on Monday while gilt yields remained un...

November 30, 2020 1 min read