Inflation ( CCPI)1.7% (June 2024)
GDP5.3% (1Q 2024)
Unemployment4.3% (4Q 2023)
3M T-Bill Rate9.14%
12M T-Bill Rate9.95%
2Y T-Bond Rate10.10%/ 10.20%
4Y T-Bond Rate11.60% / 11.70%
USD/LKR303/304
Reserves $5.6Bn (June 2024)
Cum. Trade Deficit $2,180 Mn (May 2024 cumulative)
Cum. Fiscal DeficitLKR 361Bn (April 2024)

Stocks fell as the uncertainty over Tax and domestic debt restructuring looms

Stock MarketOct 21, 2022
Stocks fell as the uncertainty over Tax and domestic debt restructuring looms

The turnover fell continuously during the week from LKR 1.8Bn to LKR 1.3Bn. ASPI fell by 0.59% today. The average daily turnover of the week fell to LKR 1.6Bn from LKR 2.5Bn in the last week. Foreigners were net buyers and extended their net purchase to LKR 16.7Bn so far this year.

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