Sri Lanka rupee ends flat at 199.25/75 levels to one week dollar
ECONOMYNEXT – Sri Lanka’s rupee closed flat at 199.25/75 to the one week US dollar on Monday while yields remained unchanged in dull market trade, dealers said.
The rupee last closed in the one-week forward market at 199.25/75 to the US dollar on Friday.
In the secondary market bond yields are flat in dull market trade, dealers said.
The debt office offered 60 billion rupees split into 25 billion rupees bonds maturing on 15.11.2023, 20 billion rupees maturing on 15.01.2026 and 15 billion bonds maturing on 01.05.2028 in an auction held today.
A bond maturing on 15.12.2022 closed steady at 5.82/88 per cent on Monday, up from 5.82/87 per cent on Friday.
A bond maturing on 15.11.2023 closed flat at 6.25/35 per cent on Monday.
A bond maturing on 01.12.2024 closed flat at 6.60/70 per cent.
A bond maturing on 01.05.2025 closed at 6.75/95 per cent on Monday, down from 6.80/95 per cent.
A bond maturing on 15.02.2026 closed flat at 7.05/15 per cent on Monday.
A bond maturing on 15.08.2027 closed at 7.40/55 per cent, down from 7.45/60 per cent.
A bond maturing on 01.05.2029 closed at 7.85/15 per cent.
A bond maturing on 15.05.2030 closed flat at 8.00/30 per cent on Monday. (Colombo/March29/2021)