Sri Lanka Treasuries yields steady

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

Sept 14, 2011 (LBO) – Sri Lanka’s Treasuries yields were steady at Wednesday’s auction with the 3-month yield flat at 7.11 percent data from the state debt office showed. The 6-month yield edged up one basis point to 7.20 percnet and the 12-month yield rose one basis point to 7.26 percent.

The debt office, which is a unit of the Central Bank said 10.05 billion in bills were sold with 4.0 billion in 3-month bills, 2.5 billion rupees in 6-month bills and 3.4 billion rupees in 12-month bills.