CSE’s ASPI records second biggest drop in history

The All Share Price Index (ASPI) of  the Colombo Stock Exchange (CSE) recorded the second highest drop in history, today (10).
ASPI dropped by ASPI 221.24 points and closed at 5121.91 points today.
ASPI declined 4.14% in comparison to the previous trading day.
The highest drop was recorded back in 2010, when ASPI dropped by 300.59 points.

Meanwhile, the CSE  temporarily suspended regular trading for 30 minutes from 9.42 am to 10.12 am this morning as the S&P SL20 index had dropped by 5%.

Total turnover for the day was marked at Rs. 1,346 million.