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)

Uncertainty of the global trading has pulled down the improvement of Global Financial Centres

Global IndexesApr 23, 2021
Uncertainty of the global trading has pulled down the improvement of Global Financial Centres
Sri Lanka expects to emerge into the Global Financial Center with the functioning of the Port City Colombo. GFCI 29 provides evaluations of future competitiveness and rankings for 114 financial centers around the world. Other than Singapore most of the possible peer competitors to Colombo Port City have fallen in 2021 from 2020.

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