Inflation ( CCPI)6.4% (Jan 2024)
GDP1.6% (3Q 2023)
Unemployment5.2% (2Q 2023)
3M T-Bill Rate9.79%
12M T-Bill Rate10.02%
2Y T-Bond Rate11.05%/ 11.10%
4Y T-Bond Rate12.20% / 12.30%
USD/LKR313/314
Reserves $4.5Bn (Jan 2024)
Cum. Trade Deficit $4,866 Mn (Dec 2023 cumulative)
Cum. Fiscal DeficitLKR 2,020 Bn (Nov 2023)

Sri Lanka Stocks hit fresh peak with steady turnover

Stock MarketOct 7, 2021
Sri Lanka Stocks hit fresh peak with steady turnover
Sri Lanka ASPI up by 0.46% and more liquid S&P SL 20 also up by 0.47% today reaching fresh peak. 110 positive and 92 negative contributors generated LKR 3.5Bn turnover for the day which is slightly lower than the daily average turnover of LKR 4.2Bn for October. The index advanced by 2.21% for the month. ASPI is well above several pear indexes in the Asia pacific. But net foreign outflow continued as it reached LKR 45.1Bn YTD.

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