Inflation ( CCPI)25.2% (May 2023)
GDP-12.4% (4Q 2022)
Unemployment4.8% (4Q 2022)
3M T-Bill Rate25.65%
12M T-Bill Rate22.91%
2Y T-Bond Rate29.25%/ 30.00%
4Y T-Bond Rate27.25% / 27.35%
Reserves $2.75Bn (April 2023)
Cum. Trade Deficit $1,443Mn (April 2023 cumulative)
Cum. Fiscal DeficitLKR 2,300 Bn (Dec 2022)

ASPI Index crossed the psychological 8,000 point threshold

Stock MarketJul 19, 2021
ASPI Index crossed the psychological 8,000 point threshold
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Sri Lanka stocks ASPI closed 0.70% higher and S&P SL 20 up by 1.71% today while recording highest turnover of LKR 6.2Bn since 30th March this year. Despite positive momentum, foreigners have been net sellers over LKR 1Bn for the second consecutive day, which resulted a total of LKR 7Bn net outflow for this month so far. Interestingly negative contributors were higher than positive contributors today ( 99 vs 84).


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