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 move along while peer stock indexes are struggling to maintained the momentum

Stock MarketJul 13, 2021
Sri Lanka stocks move along while peer stock indexes are struggling to maintained the momentum
Sri Lanka stock index ASPI close with 0.60% and S&P SL 20 up by 0.49%. Turnover was closer to LKR 2Bn while having 127 positive contributors and 58 negative contributors. Sri Lanka stock index has sizable deviation from the rest of the Asian peer indexes which are generating YTD index return less than 12%. Despite all positive facts, still net foreign outflow continues from CSE.

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