Inflation ( CCPI)6.4% (Jan 2024)
GDP1.6% (3Q 2023)
Unemployment5.2% (2Q 2023)
3M T-Bill Rate9.79%
12M T-Bill Rate10.02%
2Y T-Bond Rate11.05%/ 11.10%
4Y T-Bond Rate12.20% / 12.30%
USD/LKR313/314
Reserves $4.5Bn (Jan 2024)
Cum. Trade Deficit $4,866 Mn (Dec 2023 cumulative)
Cum. Fiscal DeficitLKR 2,020 Bn (Nov 2023)

Sri Lanka Treasury Bill rates on the rise for the third consecutive week

Interest RatesNov 13, 2019
Sri Lanka Treasury Bill rates on the rise for the third consecutive week
The Treasury bill rate of 91days rose from 7.49% to 7.56% and 364 Days bill rates rose from 8.41% to 8.51% during the auction held at CBSL today. CBSL has taken many measures to keep the domestic interest rate at a lower level in order to boost the economy which is performing badly during the last couple of quarters.

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