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)

Stocks fell for third consecutive day even after SL posted 1.3 GDP growth in 4Q 2020

Stock MarketMar 17, 2021
Stocks fell for third consecutive day even after SL posted 1.3 GDP growth in 4Q 2020
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Despite the economy contracted in 2020 by 3.6%, It recorded a growth of 1.3% in 4Q 2020. But the Stocks fell for the third consecutive day by 1.06%. Still, the index holding above 7,000 after it fell almost 7,000 two weeks before. Turnover fell below LKR 1Bn once again and foreign outfow was LKR 192Mn today.


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