# Interest rate

From ACT Wiki

(IR).

An interest rate is the rate of return receivable from lending money, or the rate payable on a borrowing.

In wholesale markets, market interest rates are conventionally quoted on a per annum basis.

## See also

- Bridge financing
- Compound
- Cost-plus loan pricing
- Discount rate
- Discount yield
- Interest
- Interest rate cap
- Interest rate exposure
- Interest rate floor
- Interest rate guarantee
- Interest rate option
- Interest rate risk
- Interest rate tiering
- Lombard rate
- Monetary policy
- Prime rate
- Rate reset
- Return
- Yield
- Zero rate provision

## Other resources

Many happy returns - calculating and applying interest rates and yields, The Treasurer