Sri Lanka sells Rs32.3bn of 4, 6 and 8 year bonds

June 29, 2015 (LBO) – The issue of treasury bonds amounting to 30 billion rupees have been oversubscribed with 79.15 billion rupees of bids received from investors.

The central bank has accepted 3.7 billion rupees of four year bonds maturing on 01 June 2020 at a weighted average yield rate of 8.16.

The bond auction held on Monday accepted 13.3 billion rupees of six year bonds maturing on 01 January 2022 at a rate of 8.67.

The public debt department of the bank has also accepted 15.3 billion rupees of eight year bonds maturing on 01 September 2023 at a rate of 8.82.