ECONOMYNEXT – Sri Lanka bond market closed steady as market participants awaited a bond auction on January 11, dealers said.
Sri Lanka’s debt office is offering 50 billion rupees to be sold in a bonds auction on January 11.
A 12.5 billion bond maturing on 15.03.2025 is offered at 10.25 percent.
Another 12.50 billion rupees’ bond maturing on 15.12.2027 is offered at 11.25 percent and the 25 billion rupees’ bond maturing on 01.12.2031 is offered at 12.00 percent.
In the second bonds market, yields remained flat.
A bond maturing on 15.11.2022 closed at 8.75/15 percent on Monday steady from 8.75/10 per cent on last Friday.
A bond maturing on 15.12.2022 closed at 8.75/15 percent, steady from 8.75/10 from Friday.
A bond maturing on 15.03.2023 closed at 8.95/9.25 percent on steady from 8.95/20 Friday.
A bond maturing on 01.05.2025 closed at 10.85/11.20 percent up from 8.95/20 10.75/00 percent at last closing.
A bond maturing on 15.10.2027 closed at 11.20/60 percent on steady from 11.20/50.
A bond maturing on 15.05.2030 closed flat at 11.75/12 percent on Monday.
A bond maturing on 15.04.2031 closed flat at 12.00/20 percent on Monday. (Colombo/Jan 10/2022)