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%
Reserves $5.4Bn (May 2024)
Cum. Trade Deficit $1,229 Mn (March 2024 cumulative)
Cum. Fiscal DeficitLKR 2,320 Bn (Dec 2023)

Sri Lanka stocks jumped 3.13% ASPI and 4.14% on S&P SL 20 with new hope

Stock MarketJul 11, 2022
Sri Lanka stocks jumped 3.13% ASPI and 4.14% on S&P SL 20 with new hope

The Sri Lanka stock index ASPI jumped by 3.13% and more liquid S&P SL 20 up by 4.14% the day after the public storm into key government places and forced the president and PM to resign. But turnover was still less than LKR 1,000Mn. The market capitalization surpassed LKR 3Triilion after it fell below the millstone four days before.

Foreigners were net buyers of LKR 3.3Mn, which is less than LKR 1Bn by today. They were net sellers of LKR 52Bn in 2021.


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