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)

Sri Lanka attracts USD 58.54Mn via SLDB auction higher than the initial offer lower than the total liability

Interest RatesJul 27, 2021
Sri Lanka attracts USD 58.54Mn via SLDB auction higher than the initial offer lower than the total liability
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Sri Lanka has a liability of repaying principle amount of USD 106.56Mn for SLDB maturing on 30th July 2021. In line with settling the said obligation CBSL initially announced USD 30mn SLDB auction while open it for upsizing to $80Mn. CBSL managed to attract USD 58.54Mn which is higher than the initial offer but lower than the total obligation of the SLDB maturity.


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