Sri Lanka 12-month Treasuries yield falls 12-bp to 10.40-pct
ECONOMYNEXT – Sri Lanka’s Treasury Bill yields fell across maturities at Wednesday’s auction with 12-month bills falling 12 basis points to 10.40 percent, data from the state debt office showed.
Weighted average yields of 03-month bills fell 10 basis points to 9.39 percent while the 06-month bill yield fell 12 basis points to 9.67 percent, according to a statement from the central bank’s Public Debt Department.
The debt office sold 20 billion rupees in 12-month bills, the exact amount offered, having got bids of almost 75 billion rupees, and 2.5 billion rupees each in 03-month and 06-month bills, also the same amounts offered.
(COLOMBO, March 27, 2019)