Sri Lanka sells Rs27bn in 2,5,7-year bonds
ECONOMYNEXT – Sri Lanka has sold 27 billion rupees of 2023, 2026 and 2028 bond after offering 65 billion rupees of securities, data from the state debt office showed.
In bonds maturing on 15 November 2023, 14.1 billion rupees worth were sold at 6.30 percent, after offering 25 billion.
In bond maturing on 15 January 2026, 3.7 billion rupees worth were sold at 7.05 percent after offering 20 billion rupees.
In bond maturing on 01 May 2028, 9.5 billion rupees were sold at 7.58 percent after offering 15 billion rupees.
The settlement day is April 01.
It is estimated that there are about 15 billion rupees of coupon payments and no maturing bonds on the date. (Colombo/Mar30/2021)