Inflation ( CCPI)0.9% (March 2024)
GDP4.5% (4Q 2023)
Unemployment4.3% (4Q 2023)
3M T-Bill Rate9.90%
12M T-Bill Rate10.21%
2Y T-Bond Rate10.85%/ 11.00%
4Y T-Bond Rate12.10% / 12.20%
USD/LKR298/299
Reserves $4.951Bn (March 2024)
Cum. Trade Deficit $860 Mn (Feb 2024 cumulative)
Cum. Fiscal DeficitLKR 2,020 Bn (Nov 2023)

Sri Lanka government Securities auction able raise only 66 percent of the target funds for the government

Interest RatesApr 28, 2021
Sri Lanka government Securities auction able raise only 66 percent of the target funds for the government
The regular primary auction yields a marginal increase of the T-bill rates, where 91Days by one basis point to 5.11%, 182days from 5.13% to 5.14%, and capped 364days at 5.18%. CBSL offered 45Bn for auctions and able to raise 30Bn falling short of 15Bn.

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