Sri Lanka rupee weaker closes at 193.50/194.25 to dollar
ECONOMYNEXT – Sri Lanka’s rupee closed weaker at 193.50/194.25 levels in the spot market on Monday, while bond yield were flat, dealers said.
The rupee closed around 191.25/192 to the US dollar on Friday. Sri Lanka
In bond markets, yields remained unchanged in the dull market.
A bond maturing on 15.12.2022 closed at 5.41/45 per cent on Friday, down from 5.42/50 per cent at Friday’s close.
A bond maturing on 01.10.2023 closed flat at 5.75/85 per cent on Monday.
A bond maturing on 01.12.2024 closed at 6.35/38 per cent, up from 6.33/37 per cent a day earlier.
A bond maturing on 01.05.2025 closed at 6.50/60 per cent on Monday, up from 6.45/55 per cent at the last close.
A bond maturing on 01.02.2026 closed at 6.70/75 per cent on Monday, up from 6.67/75 per cent.
A bond maturing on 15.08.2027 closed flat at 7.10/20 per cent unchanged from previous day’s close.
A bond maturing on 15.05.2030 closed at 7.55/75 per cent on Monday, unchanged from 7.55/75 per cent at Friday’s end. (Colombo/Feb01/2021)