Inflation ( CCPI)1.5% (Oct 2023)
GDP-3.1% (2Q 2023)
Unemployment5.2% (2Q 2023)
3M T-Bill Rate15.29%
12M T-Bill Rate12.94%
2Y T-Bond Rate14.45%/ 14.50%
4Y T-Bond Rate14.70% / 14.80%
Reserves $3.56Bn (Oct 2023)
Cum. Trade Deficit $3,307 Mn (Sep 2023 cumulative)
Cum. Fiscal DeficitLKR 1,614 Bn (Sep 2023)

Illiquid CLC took Sri Lanka stock index return (YTD) over 50% for 2021

Stock MarketNov 5, 2021
Illiquid CLC took Sri Lanka stock index return (YTD) over 50% for 2021
Sri Lanka stocks advanced by another 2.11% but more liquid S&P SL20 fell by 0.45%. A healthy turnover of LKR 5.6Bn was witness along with 53 positive and 139 negative contributors. A illiquid Commercial Leasing Company (CLC) that has only floated 0.45% of it's shares was the key positive contributor, where the controlling stake held by LOLC and related parties.


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