Sri Lanka Treasuries yields up across maturities
ECONOMYNEXT – Yields on Sri Lankan treasury Bills rose across the board at Wednesday’s auction with the three-month bill yield up nine basis points to 8.80 percent, the debt office said.
The yield on six-month treasury bills went up eight basis points to 9.75 percent, while the yield on one-year bills were up four basis points to 10.52 percent from the last time they were sold at the auction on May 18, 2016.
The debt office, a unit of the Central Bank, said it got bids worth Rs86 billion and accepted bids of Rs24.5 billion.
(COLOMBO, June 01 2016)