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Sri Lanka stocks gain for 4th consecutive session to hit over 1-wk high

Market has risen throughout the week, but in thin trade.

June 24, 2022 3 min read
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Luminex Limited starts trading after raising Rs.250 million via IPO

Luminex shares fell 1.5% on Thursday.

June 24, 2022 1 min read
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Sri Lanka stock index gains over 1.6 pct in mid-day

Market has been mostly up throughout this week, but in thin trade.

June 24, 2022 1 min read
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Sri Lanka rupee steady despite dollar shortage

Importers are struggling to open letter of credit while exporters converted dollars reluctantly.

June 24, 2022 1 min read
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Sri Lanka stocks dip in mid-day trade as fuel shortage continues

All Share Price Index fell 1.72 percent or 128.21 points to 7,323.70 at 1135 hours on June 28.

Sri Lanka stocks fall to one-week low; dragged down by acute fuel shortage

Stocks fall for the first time in five sessions.

Sri Lanka rupee dollar 'guidance rate' edges up; bond yields up

Despite lack of US dollar liquidity, the central bank’s interbank spot rate edges up by 10 cents

June 17, 2022 1 min read

Sri Lanka shares end at six-week close on concerns over fuel-shortage led closure

The main index fell for the 4th consecutive session

June 17, 2022 2 min read

Sri Lanka rupee dollar 'guidance rate' appreciates despite severe forex shortages

Guidance rate appreciates to Rs359.75 to the dollar from Rs359.85 a day earlier

June 17, 2022 1 min read

Sri Lanka stocks down in mid-day trade

All Share Price Index was down 135.63 points to 7,569.64 at 1142 hours.

June 17, 2022 1 min read

Sri Lanka rupee's commercial bank quoted rate down; 1-yr t-bill yield up

Currency market has been largely inactive due to lack of US dollar liquidity.

June 16, 2022 1 min read
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Sri Lanka shares drop for 3rd session; uncertainties weigh

Economic and political uncertainties weigh on the sentiment

June 16, 2022 2 min read

Sri Lanka commercial banks' rupee quote edges down amid dull trade

Market is dull due to lack of dollar liquidity

June 16, 2022 1 min read

Sri Lanka stocks down in mid-day trade

ASPI fell 6.36 points

June 16, 2022 1 min read

Sri Lanka Treasury bill yields down

The debt office sold all offered 98 billion rupees of bills.

June 15, 2022 1 min read

Sri Lanka shares fall to 1-wk low on margin calls, uncertainties 

Market has been on a falling trend this month due to both economic and political uncertainties.

June 15, 2022 2 min read
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Latest Last
US Dollar 367.2255 367.4039
UK Pound 452.1949 452.7893
Euro 389.8785 389.4918
Aus Dollar 256.3767 256.4772
Yen 2.7277 2.7394
Source: Central Bank/Indicative
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Indian Rupee 4.5882 4.6034
Korea Won 0.2797 0.2807
Oman Rial 934.7931 935.8320
Saudi Riyal 95.8864 95.9981
UAE Dirham 97.9826 98.0915
Source: Central Bank/Indicative
pts %
S&P SL20 2,336.44 -1.88%
CSE All Share 7,451.91 -1.87%
Turnover Rs million 815,332,807 1,423,365,059
Source: CSE
Latest Last
3-m bill 19.88 19.95
6-m bill 20.76 20.17
12-m bill 21.12 21.81
5-yr bond 19.79 19.87
8-yr bond 20.46 20.14
Source: Central Bank/Indicative
today yesterday
Overnight Money 14.50 14.50
Gilt Repo 14.50 14.50
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Sri Lanka rupee slightly moves up against TT dollar

Commercial banks quoted the rupee at 366 against telegraphic transfers on Wednesday 15 from 367 on June 13

June 15, 2022 1 min read

Sri Lanka stocks slips over 1.5-pct in mid-day trade

ASPI down 1.45 percent at 1135 hrs

June 15, 2022 1 min read

Sri Lanka stocks slip amid uncertainties; turnover slumps to 7-wk low

Economic and political uncertainties weighed on investor sentiment - dealers

June 13, 2022 2 min read

Sri Lanka rupee little changed amid dull trading

The central bank guidance margin is set at plus 1.00 or minus 4.00 rupees.

June 13, 2022 2 min read

Sri Lanka stocks marginally up in mid-day trade on Monday

S&P SL20 remains red

June 13, 2022 1 min read

Sri Lanka sells Rs50bn of Treasury bonds

Yields close to secondary market

June 11, 2022 1 min read

Sri Lanka shares fall for 2nd week; political, economic woes dent sentiment despite Perera's boost

Dhammika Perera is widely speculated to be appointed as a cabinet minister - SLPP sources

June 11, 2022 2 min read
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Sri Lanka stocks trade 0.6-pct stronger in mid-day trade

All Share Price Index moved up 0.6 percent or 50.69 points to 7,931.82

June 10, 2022 1 min read

Sri Lanka market gain on speculation over business tycoon becoming MP, handling economy

The main index gained for the second consecutive day

Mahadiya Hamza
June 9, 2022 2 min read
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Sri Lanka stock trades 1-pct stronger in mid-day trade

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June 9, 2022 1 min read