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Wednesday June 29th, 2022

Sri Lanka guidance peg dropped by rupee to 361.75 to US dollar

ECONOMYNEXT – A guidance rate for interbank transactions announced by the central bank was dropped by one rupee to 361.75 on Tuesday from 360.75,  as forex shortages and liquidity injections, continued.

The rupee was quoted by commercial banks against telegraphic transfers at 368 to the US dollar on Tuesday down from 367 a day earlier.

The daily ‘guidance rate’ for interbank spot transactions was 361.75 to the US dollar +1.00, or – 4.0 rupees.

In the secondary market, a few maturities were active on dull trade, dealer said.

The bond maturing on 01.06.2025 was quoted at 20.30/21.10 steady from 20.40/80 on Monday (20).

The bond maturing on 01.05.2027 was quoted at 20.30/21.00 steady from 20.40/80 on Monday (20).

The bond maturing 15.01.2028 was quoted at 20.30/21.00. (Colombo/June 21/2022)

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