Inflation ( CCPI)0.9% (May 2024)
GDP5.3% (1Q 2024)
Unemployment4.3% (4Q 2023)
3M T-Bill Rate9.39%
12M T-Bill Rate9.90%
2Y T-Bond Rate10.10%/ 10.20%
4Y T-Bond Rate11.10% / 11.25%
USD/LKR304/305
Reserves $5.4Bn (May 2024)
Cum. Trade Deficit $1,229 Mn (March 2024 cumulative)
Cum. Fiscal DeficitLKR 2,320 Bn (Dec 2023)

Sri Lanka 364 days Treasury bill rate fell 0.29 percent at first auction after elected new president

Interest RatesNov 20, 2019
Sri Lanka 364 days Treasury bill rate fell 0.29 percent at first auction after elected new president
91 days T-bill fell by 0.09% to 7.47 %, 182 days rate fell by 0.09% to 7.58% and 364 days bill rate fell by 0.29% to 8.22% lowest for this year. CBSL has accepted LKR 19.0 Bn worth of bids at the auction out of which LKR 16.3 Bn was 364 days bills. Interest rates were under pressure during the last three auctions by pushing the rates up.

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