Sri Lanka treasury bill yields up at auction

Dec 09, 2015 (LBO) – Sri Lanka’s Treasury bill yields were up at Wednesday’s auction with the 12-month yield rising 6 basis points to 6.92 percent, data from the state debt office showed.

The 3-month yield rose 04 basis points to 6.10 percent and the 6-month yield rose 05 basis points to 6.35 percent.

The debt office sold 7.9 billion rupees of 3-month bills, 7.8 billion rupees of 6-month bills and 8.9 billion rupees of 12-month bills totaling 24.8 billion rupees.