Sri Lankaâ€™s 01-yr Treasury Bill yield falls to 9-pct
ECONOMYNEXT – Sri Lankan Treasury Bill yields fell across maturities at an auction Wednesday with the 01-year bill yield falling 16 basis points to 9.00 percent from last week, data from the Public Debt Department of the central bank showed.
It raised 11 billion rupees from 01-year bills, the exact amount offered, after getting bids worth almost 56 billion rupees.
The 03-month bill yield fell 06 basis point to 8.10 percent while the 06-month bill yield fell 08 basis points to 8.62 percent.
The debt office raised 20 billion rupees from all tenors, the same amount offered, having got bids worth 84 billion rupees.
(COLOMBO, 15 August, 2018)