Sri Lanka’s 01-year Treasuries yield falls to 9.23-pct
ECONOMYNEXT – Sri Lankan Treasury Bill yields edged lower at an auction Wednesday with the 01-year bill yield falling 04 basis points to 9.23 percent from last week, data from the Public Debt Department of the central bank showed.
It raised 19.3 billion rupees from 01-year bills, having offered 15.5 billion rupees worth of bills and getting bids worth almost 61.4 billion rupees.
The 03-month bill yield fell 07 basis points to 8.17 percent while bids for the 06-month bills were rejected.
The debt office raised 24.5 billion rupees from all tenors, the same amount offered, having got bids worth 80 billion rupees.
(COLOMBO, 01 August, 2018)