Inflation ( CCPI)1.7% (June 2024)
GDP5.3% (1Q 2024)
Unemployment4.3% (4Q 2023)
3M T-Bill Rate9.55%
12M T-Bill Rate10.07%
2Y T-Bond Rate10.55%/ 10.65%
4Y T-Bond Rate11.80% / 11.85%
USD/LKR303/304
Reserves $5.6Bn (June 2024)
Cum. Trade Deficit $2,180 Mn (May 2024 cumulative)
Cum. Fiscal DeficitLKR 361Bn (April 2024)

Sri Lanka Stock Index ASPI pulled back to stay above 7000 at end of the week

Stock MarketMar 5, 2021
Sri Lanka Stock Index ASPI pulled back to stay above 7000 at end of the week
Sri Lanka stock index ASPI returned to green (ASPI up by 0.75%) and (S&P SL 20 up by 0.82%) after falling continuously for the last four days. Turnover was marginally above the Rs. 2.0 Bn while foreigners were net sellers of Rs. 272Mn extending the YTD net outflow of Rs. 14.5Bn. Several key Asian indexes were on the red for the last few days.

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