Sri Lanka Treasuries yields fall sharply across maturities
ECONOMYNEXT – Yields on Sri Lankan Treasury Bills fell across the board at an auction Wednesday with the 03-month bill yield down 12 basis points to 9.44 percent from 9.56 percent last week, the Central Banks public debt department said.
The yield on the 06-month bill fell 30 basis points to 9.71 percent at the auction from 10.01 percent last week, it said in a statement.
The one-year bill yield fell 19 basis points to 9.99 percent from 10.18 percent last week.
The debt office said it got bids worth Rs1.4.5 billion and accepted bids worth Rs27.3 billion.
(COLOMBO, May 26, 2017)