Sri Lanka Treasury bill yields down

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Oct 28, 2015 (LBO) – Sri Lanka’s Treasury bill yields were down on Wednesday’s auction, data from the state debt office showed.

The 3-month yield was down to 6.61 percent with bids amounting to 30.8 billion rupees being received and it was decided to accept 3 billion rupees from the auction.

The 06 month yield was also down at 6.99 percent from 7.03 percent with bids amounting to 33.7 billion rupees being received and accepting only 17.4 billion rupees.

The 12-month yield was down at 7.06 percent with bids amounting to 21.0 billion rupees being received and accepting 2.6 billion rupees.

The Central Bank received 85.6 billion rupees of bids after offering 23 billion rupees for the auction.

The regulator accepted bills worth 23.0 billion rupees.