Sri lanka News – Yields in Sri Lanka’s risk free treasury bonds edged up Friday, while a guidance peg on interbank spot trading strengthened after two days, dealers said.
A bond maturing on 01.06.25 was quoted at 27.95/28.05 percent up from at 27.90/28.00 percent at Thursday’s closing.
The kerb rate for the US dollar was 379/380 rupees.
A guidance peg announced by Sri Lanka’s central bank for interbank transactions strengthened 20 cents to 360.80 rupees against US dollar from 361.00 rupees.
Commercial banks offered dollars for telegraphic transfers at rates between 367.80 and 370.00 for small transactions on July 29, data showed.
Banks offered to buy inward remittances at 357.80 -359.00 rupees. (Colombo/July 29/2022)