Sri Lanka bill yields steady

Sri Lankan Police forming a human chain in parliament to protect the Speaker and enable a vote.

June 08, 2011 (LBO) – Sri Lanka’s Treasuries yields were steady at this week’s auction with the 3-month yield edging up 01 basis point to 7.11 percent and the 12-month yield flat at 7.35 percent, the government’s debt office said. The 6-month yield rose 01 basis point to 7.21 percent.

The debt office said it sold 11.5 billion rupees to the market, in week that 10 billion rupees in bills were maturing.