Inflation ( CCPI)1.7% (June 2024)
GDP5.3% (1Q 2024)
Unemployment4.3% (4Q 2023)
3M T-Bill Rate9.91%
12M T-Bill Rate10.21%
2Y T-Bond Rate10.65%/ 10.75%
4Y T-Bond Rate11.80% / 11.85%
USD/LKR303/304
Reserves $5.6Bn (June 2024)
Cum. Trade Deficit $1,229 Mn (March 2024 cumulative)
Cum. Fiscal DeficitLKR 361Bn (April 2024)

Stock market fell for eighth continuous day wiping out LKR 107 Bn from the market

Stock MarketApr 26, 2023
Stock market fell for eighth continuous day wiping out LKR 107 Bn from the market

ASPI fell by 3.48% for the last eight days as the uncertainty of the Domestic Debt Restructuring weights via the banking sector to stocks. But foreigners added LKR 847Mn worth of stocks to their books in this period. Turnover fell below LKR 1Bn today after it hit above LKR 1Bn yesterday.

Index reached 9693.23 in the first week of March. Now it stands at 9,091.72.

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