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Budget 2022 | Fiscal weakness to persist next year

In our assessment, for Sri Lanka to achieve meaningful economic outcomes from the budget, far-reaching reforms have to be carried ...

Monthly Updates
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October 2021

The CBSL maintained policy interest rates at their current levels in October. Call and repo rates remained close to the upper bound ...

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September 2021

Money market rates adjusted upward in response to the policy rate hike in August. The call and repo rates converged on the upper ...

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August 2021

The CBSL tightened its monetary policy stance on 19th August by 50 bps becoming the first central bank in the region to do so. The press ...

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July 2021

Call and repo rates climbed ~19 bps converging on 3M T-bill yield as excess liquidity in the money markets continued to dry up during ...