Sri Lanka T-bill yields rise across the board
ECONOMYNEXT – Si Lankan Treasury Bill yields rose across the board at Wednesday’s auction with the 1-year Bill yield edging up one basis point to 10.54 percent, the public debt department said.
It got bids worth Rs20 billion for the 1-year Bills and accepted bids worth almost Rs6 billion, the public debt department, a unit of the Central Bank, said.
The 3-month T-bill yield rose 02 basis points to 8.84 percent and the 6-month T-bill rose 04 basis points to 9.80 percent.
The public debt department got total bids of Rs64 billion and accepted Rs18.3 billion worth of T-bills.
(COLOMBO, June 15, 2016)