Sri Lanka Treasuries yields up on longer end

Nov 14, 2012 (LBO) – Sri Lanka’s Treasuries yield rose as much as 08 basis points to 12.73 percent for the 12-month maturity but the 3-month yield fell 01 basis point to 10.67 percent, data from the state debt office showed. The 6-month yield rose 03 basis points to 12.05 percent.

The debt office which is a unit of the Central Bank said 2.1 billion rupees of 3-month bills, 8.0 billion rupees of 6-month bills and 5.3 billion rupees of 12-month bills were sold.

The debt office originally offered to sell 14.0 billion rupees of bills.