Sri Lanka 15-year bond yield falls at auction

July 30, 2013 (LBO) – Sri Lanka’s 15-year bond yield fall at auction by 11 basis points to 12.10 percent from the last auction while the a 30-year bond was unchanged at 12.50 percent, data from the state debt office showed. A large volume of 79 billion rupees in bonds matures on August 01.

Sri Lanka last issued 15-year bonds in January 2013.

The 5-year bond yield was unchanged at 11.17 percent.

The debt office sold 10 billion rupees in 30 year bonds maturing in 2043 and 20 billion in 15-year bonds maturing in 2028 and 5 billion rupees of five year bonds maturing on 2018.