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%
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CBSL managed to raised less than 50 pct of the funds at T-Bill Primary auction

Interest RatesJun 16, 2021
CBSL managed to raised less than 50 pct of the funds at T-Bill Primary auction
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The treasury yields were almost unchanged at primary auction, where 91days T-bill rate up from 5.16% to 5.17% and 182 Days T-bill rate remain at 5.17% and 364Days T-bill rate also unchanged at 5.21%. But the subscription at primary auction fell to 40% of the total offered at the auction. LKR 33.7Bn was obligation to be settle but CBSL managed to raise only LKR 19.87Bn at the auction.


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