ECONOMYNEXT- Sri Lanka rupee closed at 199/206 levels in the one-month market on Monday while, bond yields slightly eased, dealers said.
Rupee traded at 199.75 to the US dollar simultaneously in the spot and forward markets dealers on Friday.
In the secondary market, bond yields on the short end of the curve marginally down, dealers said.
Bonds maturing on 15.12.2022 closed at 5.85/95 per cent on Monday, down from 5.95/6.05 per cent on Friday.
Bonds maturing on 15.11.2023 closed at 6.47/55 per cent on Monday, down 6.50/60 per cent on Friday.
Bonds maturing on 15.12.2024 closed at 6.80/90 per cent on Monday, steady from 6.80/95 per cent on Friday.
A bond maturing on 01.05.2025 closed at 7.10/35 per cent, up from 7.05/25 per cent on Friday.
A bond maturing on 01.02.2026 closed at 7.40/55 per cent on Monday, up from 7.35/55 per cent on Friday.
A bond maturing on 15.10.2027 closed at 7.70/95 per cent on Monday, down from 7.75/95 per cent on Friday’s close.