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)

Stock market recovered and close above the previous high

Stock MarketJan 13, 2022
Stock market recovered and close above the previous high

Sri Lanka ASPI advanced by 1.64% today continue yesterday's recovery after it fell by 1.52% on the previous two days. The index recorded a fresh high with a moderate turnover of LKR 7Bn lowest for the first two weeks of 2022, but well above last year's average daily turnover of LKR 4.88Bn. Meanwhile, foreigners have withdrawn over LKR 2Bn from the stock market during these two weeks.

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