Sri Lanka Treasuries yields edge lower at auction
COLOMBO (EconomyNext) – Sri Lanka’s Treasury bill yields eased across maturities at Wednesday’s auction with the 12-month yield falling 02 basis points to 6.29 percent, data from the state debt office showed.
The 03-month yield fell 01 basis points to 6.07 percent and the 6-month yield also fell 01 basis point to 6.18 percent.
The debt office sold 10.1 billion rupees of 3-month bills, 13.4 billion rupees of 6-month bills and 4.3 billion rupees of 12-month bills totalling 27.9 billion rupees.
The debt office, which is a unit of the Central Bank offered 21 billion rupees of bills for sale.