Inflation ( CCPI)35.3% (April 2023)
GDP-12.4% (4Q 2022)
Unemployment4.8% (4Q 2022)
3M T-Bill Rate25.60%
12M T-Bill Rate22.97%
2Y T-Bond Rate29.25%/ 30.00%
4Y T-Bond Rate27.25% / 27.35%
Reserves $2.75Bn (April 2023)
Cum. Trade Deficit $862Mn (March 2023)
Cum. Fiscal DeficitLKR 2,300 Bn (Dec 2022)

Banks have increased deposit rates by 0.20 pct after CBSL tightened the Monetary policy

Interest RatesSep 25, 2021
Banks have increased deposit rates by 0.20 pct after CBSL tightened the Monetary policy
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The New Deposits rates of the commercial banks have increased from 4.99% to 5.19% by end of the August and New Fixed Deposit rates offered by them also have been revised from 5.15% to 5.35%. But the New Lending rates have not yet revised in generally but AWPR has jumped from 6.01% to 6.46%.


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