Inflation ( CCPI)1.5% (April 2024)
GDP4.5% (4Q 2023)
Unemployment4.3% (4Q 2023)
3M T-Bill Rate8.76%
12M T-Bill Rate9.29%
2Y T-Bond Rate10.00%/ 10.05%
4Y T-Bond Rate10.70% / 10.80%
USD/LKR299/300
Reserves $5.438Bn (April 2024)
Cum. Trade Deficit $1,229 Mn (March 2024 cumulative)
Cum. Fiscal DeficitLKR 2,320 Bn (Dec 2023)

Sri Lanka Short term T-Bill rate fell with strong investor demand

Interest RatesNov 16, 2021
Sri Lanka Short term T-Bill rate fell with strong investor demand
Sri Lanka T-Bill auction-rate fell for the second continuous week supported by strong investor demand. 91Days T-bill fell to 7.77%, which was 8.43% at end of the last month. 182Days T-Bill also fell to 8.03% from 8.21% at the start of this month, while 364Days T-bill fell marginally to 8.17% from 8.26% at the start of this month. Despite the rate decline, the investor demand still seen only for 91Days T-bills.

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