Sri Lanka’s T-bill yields close flat on Wednesday

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June 3, 2015 (LBO) – Sri Lanka’s Treasury bill yields close flat at Wednesday’s auction with 3-months yield unchanged at 6.07 percent while 6-month yields also were flat at 6.18 percent, data from the state debt office showed.

It was decided to accept 6,632 million rupees from the auction of 03 month yields from received 19,629 million rupees worth bills.

Sri Lanka issued Treasury bills of 26,000 million through the auction held today.

6-month bills closed at 6.18 percent and it was decided to accept 7,600 million rupees from received 20,913 million rupees.

12-month closed at 6.29 percent and 3,424 million rupees were accepted from the auction.

The auction was oversubscribed with bids amounting to 57,701 million rupees being received.

It was decided to accept 17,656 million rupees from the auction.