London interbank offered rate
London interbank offered rateThe interest rate that the largest international banks charge each other for loans, usually of Eurodollars. In fact, LIBOR includes rates quoted each day for many currencies, excluding the euro, but it is the rate for dollar loans that is used as a benchmark for other transactions.
Paris Interbank Offer Rate (PIBOR)Paris Interbank Offer Rate (PIBOR)
The deposit rate on interbank transactions in the Eurocurrency market quoted in Paris.
Clearing House Interbank Payments System (CHIPS)Clearing House Interbank Payments System (CHIPS)
An international wire transfer system for high-value payments operated by a group of major banks.
London Interbank Offered Rate (LIBOR)London Interbank Offered Rate (LIBOR)
The rate of interest that major international banks in London charge each other for borrowings. Many variable interest rates in the US are based on spreads off LIBOR. By contrast with the bid rate LIBID quoted by banks seeking such deposits.
Interbank rateInterbank rate
Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunications (SWIFT)Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunications (SWIFT)
A dedicated computer network to support funds transfer messages internationally between over 900 member banks world-wide.
Further Suggestionsclearing house interbank payment system
Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunications
Moscow Interbank Currency Exchange (MICEX)
London Interbank Bid Rate (LIBID)