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)

Stock extended the loss for nine consecutive days eroding over 107Bn

Stock MarketJan 20, 2024
Stock extended the loss for nine consecutive days eroding over 107Bn

Sri Lanka stock index has lost 3% for the last nine days, wiping out LKR 107Bn from the market. The average daily turnover was LKR 683Mn, lower than last year’s daily average of LKR 1.7Bn. Foreign outflow continued to be negative for every trading day in 2024, net outflow is LKR 1.5Bn.

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