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 ASPI end the week with positive momentum par with some Asian peers

Stock MarketJun 4, 2021
Sri Lanka ASPI end the week with positive momentum par with some Asian peers
ASPI finished the 1st week of June with 3.15% up and healthily daily average turnover of LKR 2.8Bn against LKR 2.1Bn in May. Net foreign outflow of LKR 1.2Bn was witness during the week brining the YTD net foreign outflow to LKR 25.73Bn. U.S. jobs report raised concerns over policy tightening by the Federal Reserve slow the growth of the Asian EM markets.

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