The Central Bank of Sri Lanka raises the Policy Interest Rates

The Monetary Board of the Central Bank of Sri Lanka (CBSL), at its meeting held on 03 March 2023, decided to raise the Standing Deposit Facility Rate (SDFR) and the Standing Lending Facility Rate (SLFR) of the Central Bank by 100 basis points to 15.50 per cent and 16.50 per cent, respectively, effective from the close of business on 03 March 2023.


Published Date: 

Friday, March 3, 2023