Sri Lanka 3 and 6-month Treasuries yields rise at auction
ECONOMYNEXT – Sri Lanka’s 3-month Treasury Bill yield rose 03 basis points to 6.14 percent and the 6-month yield rose 05 bps to 6.26 percent at Tuesday’s auction, data from the state debt office showed.
The 12-month yield remained steady at 6.28 percent with 802 million rupees of bills sold after the debt office got bids for 13 billion rupees.
The debt office said it sold 12,918 million rupees of 3-month bills after getting bids for 37,428 million rupees, and sold 10,623 million rupees of 6-month bills after getting bids for 25,780 million rupees.
(Colombo/July 08, 2015)