Sri Lanka rupee quoted weaker, gilt yields marginally up

ECONOMYNEXT – Sri Lanka rupee was quoted weaker at 184.60/70 to the US dollar in the spot market on Monday while yields marginally up in dull market trade, dealers said.

The rupee closed at 184.45/55 to the US dollar on Friday.

In the secondary securities market, bond yields were marginally up in dull market trade, dealers said.

A 2-year bond maturing on 15.12.2022 was quoted 5.60/65 per cent on Monday, up from 5.62/68 per cent at Friday’s closing.

A bond maturing on 15.01.2023 was quoted at 5.65/75 per cent on Monday, from 5.67/75 per cent at Friday’s end.

A bond maturing on 15.09.2024 was quoted flat at 6.18/25 per cent from the previous day’s end.

A bond maturing on 01.05.2025 was quoted at 6.40/50 per cent, up from 6.35/45 per cent from the last closing.

A bond maturing on 01.02.2026 was quoted at 6.57/65 per cent, down from 6.60/64 per cent at previous day’s end.

A bond maturing on 15.08.2027 was quoted at 6.90/98 per cent, steady from 6.90/95 per cent at Friday’s end.

A bond maturing on 01.07.2028 was quoted at 7.10/15 per cent, up from 7.08/18 per cent from the previous day’s closing. (Colombo/Nov09/2020)

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