Sri Lanka Treasuries yields steady

Chief Regulatory Officer at CSE Renuke Wijayawardhane presenting the listing certificate to Executive Chairperson at Renuka Hotels Shibani Thambiayah

May 04, 2011 (LBO) – Sri Lanka’s Treasuries yields were steady at Wednesday’s auction with the government rolling over a 10 billion rupee stock of maturing bills, according to data released by the government’s debt office. The 3-month yield rose 01 basis point to 7.05 percent, the 6-month yield rose 01 basis point to 7.15 percent and the 12-month yield rose 01 basis point to 7.35 percent.

The government sold 4.9 billion rupees in 3-month bills, 3.5 billion rupees in 6-month bills and 1.8 billion rupees in 12-month bills. The debit office said all bills were sold to real buyers with a total of 10.3 billion rupees being raised.