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)

Sri Lanka stocks extended the loss for the 11th consecutive trading day

Stock MarketJan 23, 2024
Sri Lanka stocks extended the loss for the 11th consecutive trading day

Sri Lanka stock market is the weakest so far this year among the regional pears as it has eroded over LKR 140Bn value from the market. Daily turnover was moderate at LKR 700Mn, which is par with the rest of the days in this year so far. Foreigners outflow is witnessed every day of 2024, resulting in a net outflow of LKR 1.6Bn (USD 5Mn) for the year so far.

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