Sri Lanka sells 04, 05 and 10 year treasury bonds at 9.35–10.34-pct

Bonds

Aug 31, 2015 (LBO) – The issue of treasury bonds amounting to 30 billion rupees have been oversubscribed with 79.4 billion rupees of bids received from investors.

The Central Bank has accepted 5.5 billion rupees of 04 year and 08 month bonds maturing on 01 May 2020 at a weighted average yield rate of 9.35 percent.

The bond auction held on Monday also accepted 1.7 billion rupees of 05 year and 11 month bonds maturing on 01 August 2021 at a rate of 9.71 percent.

The Central Bank also accepted 24.0 billion rupees of 10 year and 09 month bonds maturing on 01 June 2026 at a weighted average yield rate of 10.34 percent.