Sri Lanka’s six and twelve months Treasury bill yields up


Aug 12, 2015 (LBO) – Sri Lanka’s Treasury bill yields were up at Wednesday’s auction with the 12-month yield up 09 basis points to close at 6.63 percent, data from the state debt office showed.

6-month yield was up 07 basis points to close at 6.57 percent.

The debt office of the Central Bank has not offered 3-month Treasury bills for the auction.

The auction was oversubscribed with bids amounting to 47,973 million rupees being received and it was decided to accept 21,963 million rupees from the auction.

Treasury bills of 20,000 million rupees were scheduled to be issued through the auction held today.