Sri Lanka Treasuries yields flat

Sept 19, 2013 (LBO) – Sri Lanka’s Treasuries yields were flat across maturities at Tuesday’s auction though less than half the volume offered was sold to bidders in the market, data from the state debt office showed. The 3-month yield was 8.61 percent, the six month yield was 9.64 percent and the 12-month 10.57 percent.

The debt office offered 5.0 billion rupees of maturing bills to the market but only accepted 2.49 billion rupees in bids. The debt office sold 770 million rupees in 3-month bills, 472 million in 6-month bills and 1,250 million in 12-month bills.