Sri Lanka Treasuries yields steady

Standing left to right – Mr. Dinesh Jebamani (Chief Manager Liability Product Management and New Age Media – Seylan Bank), Mr.Sudesh Peiris (Senior Manager – Digital Banking Channels – Seylan Bank), Ms. S.Senevirathne (Representative of the Revenue Department – Western Province), Mr. Tilan Wijeyesekera (Deputy General Manager – Retail Banking – Seylan Bank) and Mr. Malik Wickremanayaka (Deputy General Manager – Operations – Seylan Bank)

June 10, 2014 (LBO) – Sri Lanka’s Treasuries yields were steady at Tuesday’s auction with yields easing one basis point across maturities, data from the state debt office showed. The 3-month yield fell 01 basis point to 6.54 percent, the 6-month yield fell 01 basis point to 7.72 percent and the 12-month yield fell 01 basis point to 7.0 percent.

The debt office, which is a unit of the Central Bank said 12 billion rupees of bills were offered for rollover and 14.5 billion rupees in bids were accepted from the market made up of 905 million rupees in 3-month, 1.27 billion in 6-month and 12.3 billion in 12-month bills.