ECONOMYNEXT – Sri Lanka’s Treasuries yields fell across maturities at Wednesday’s auction with the 03-month yield down 21 basis points to 7.63 percent, data from the state debt office showed.
The 12-month yield fell 09 basis points to 8.22 percent at the auction. The six month yield fell 19 basis points to 7.70 percent.
The debt office sold the exact volumes offered with a total of 12.5billion rupees accepted after getting bids of almost 37 billion rupees.
The debt office sold 10.5 billion rupees in 12-month bills, and a billion rupees each in 03 month and 06 month bills.
(COLOMBO, 28 August 2019)