Sri Lanka treasury bill yields up; 1-year up 20 bp at 7.17pct

Sep 02, 2015 (LBO) – Sri Lanka’s treasury yields were up at Wednesday’s auction with the 3-month yield up 26 basis points to 6.79 percent, data from the state debt office showed.

The 6-month yield were up 20 basis points to 7.07 percent, and the 12-month yield also rose 20 basis points to 7.17 percent.

The Central Bank sold only 3.9 billion rupees of bills after offering 12.0 billion rupees for auction, with a little over 10 billion rupees of bills maturing this week.