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%
USD/LKR304/305
Reserves $5.4Bn (May 2024)
Cum. Trade Deficit $1,229 Mn (March 2024 cumulative)
Cum. Fiscal DeficitLKR 2,320 Bn (Dec 2023)

Sri Lanka stock index up for 15th consecutive day

Stock MarketJul 24, 2023
Sri Lanka stock index up for 15th consecutive day

ASPI has been able to outperform many of it’s regional peer indexes by a large margin after Sri Lanka DDR makes a less short-term impact on the capital market. It removed the restructuring risk premium from the private firms that carry G.Sec and minimized the spillover effect to the rest of the firms.

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