Sri Lanka Treasuries yields steady

Mar 05, 2014 (LBO) – Sri Lanka’s short term Treasuries yields eased slightly while the 12-month yield was unchanged at 7.07 percent at Wednesday’s auction, data from the state debt office showed. The debt office sold 01 billion rupees of 3-month bills, 7.7 billion rupees of 6-month bills and 18.2 billion rupees in 12-month bills totaling 27 billion rupees, after offering only 18.0 billion rupees.

The three month yield fell 01 basis point to 6.71 percent and the 6-month yield also fell 01 basis point to 6.88 percent.