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Sri Lanka bond yields steady at open, rupee unchange

Older bonds were inactive as market took stock of a spike in a two year bond

January 31, 2023 1 min read

Sri Lanka bond market taking stock after 2025 yield spike

2025 bond yield gap makes the bond more attractive than 1 year bills

January 30, 2023 1 min read

Sri Lanka shares down on tax hike concerns amid rising protests

Many trade unions are up in the arm against tax hike

January 30, 2023 2 min read

Sri Lanka sells Rs67bn in bonds, 2025 yield up

2027 auction more successful

January 30, 2023 1 min read
Sri Lanka shares edge up at close

"So, the market is not falling sharply,” market analyst said.

Sri Lanka bond yields down at close

"This can be a signal to the market saying the rates will go down in the future."

Sri Lanka bill yields fall across maturities at auction

Three months down 100 basis points

January 18, 2023 1 min read

Sri Lanka shares slip in mid day trade

Delay in IMF continous to dents market sentiments

January 18, 2023 1 min read

Sri Lanka bonds and T-bill yields open steady

Central Bank’s guidance peg for interbank US dollar transactions remained unchanged at 362.24 rupees

January 18, 2023 1 min read

Sri Lanka shares gain over 1-pct on positive sentiments

"Market boosted by the speculation on India likely to support Sri Lanka’s debt restructuring plan"

January 17, 2023 2 min read

Sri Lanka bond and t-bill yields steady at close; rupee unchanged

Central Bank’s guidance peg for interbank US dollar transactions remained unchanged at 362.24

January 17, 2023 1 min read

Sri Lanka shares gain over 1-pct in mid-day trade

Expolanka is driving the market

January 17, 2023 1 min read

Sri Lanka's Ceylon Tea gain amid low volumes

All districts record decline in crop intake

January 15, 2023 3 min read

Sri Lanka shares close lower on weak macroeconomic sentiments

IMF board approval for Sri Lanka’s Extended Fund Facility (EFF) delayed as negotations with bilateral creditors drag o...

January 13, 2023 2 min read

Sri Lanka bonds close higher, kerb dollar Rs370.00/371.50

Central Bank’s guidance peg for interbank US dollar transactions remained unchanged at 362.24 rupees

January 13, 2023 1 min read

Sri Lanka shares down in mid day trade on IMF delay

"Debt restructuring could be pushed back to end-2023 due to delays in the IMF programme," a statement said.

January 13, 2023 1 min read
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US Dollar 371.7127 371.6601
UK Pound 453.5962 453.9794
Euro 396.3156 396.4763
Aus Dollar 250.1862 251.1981
Yen 2.8251 2.7549
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Indian Rupee 4.3961 4.3963
Korea Won 0.2820 0.2791
Oman Rial 943.2237 943.2268
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S&P SL20 2,653.84 -1.51%
CSE All Share 8,420.26 -1.04%
Turnover Rs million 4,621,153,484 2,824,714,520
Source: CSE
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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
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Overnight Money 15.50 15.50
Gilt Repo 15.50 15.50
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Sri Lanka bond yields mixed at open

Central Bank’s guidance peg for interbank US dollar transactions remained unchanged at 362.24 rupees

January 13, 2023 1 min read

Sri Lanka shares edge down on weak sentiments

Investors on wait and see approach ahead of the earnings report

January 12, 2023 2 min read

Sri Lanka bond yields steady at close; rupee unchanged

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January 12, 2023 1 min read

Sri Lanka raises 149.5 bln via bonds; most from 2027

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January 12, 2023 1 min read

Sri Lanka stock market officials optimistic of 2023 amid debt restructuring uncertainty 

The stock market fell 30.6 pct in 2022 compared to the previous year, but saw record high foreign inflows

January 12, 2023 1 min read

Sri Lanka's shares edge down in mid day trade

A wait and watch approach is taking on in the market waiting for earnings of companies, analysts said. 

January 12, 2023 1 min read
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Sri Lanka bond markets open flat ahead of bond auction

Central Bank’s guidance peg for interbank US dollar transactions remained unchanged at 362.24 rupees

January 12, 2023 1 min read

Sri Lanka Treasury bond and bill yields down, rupee steady

On January 11 the central bank injected 90 billion rupees to banks which were short of liquidity.

January 11, 2023 1 min read

Sri Lanka shares edge up at close on positive macro sentiments

"investor confidence slightly improved over the expectation of an economic recovery from 2H2023"

January 11, 2023 2 min read

Sri Lanka T-bills yields down for second week

All the maturities were fully subscribed

January 11, 2023 1 min read
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