Interest rates – compensation awards

Below are the interest rates payable on compensation awards for the current ten year period.

Source: Interest Rates - Capital Market Yields-Government Bonds-Monthly (10 years); Reserve Bank of Australia
(calculated to nearest 0.25%)

Interest rates 2007–17

YearVariations within year (%)Adopt (%)

2007

5.88–6.33

6.00

2008

3.99–6.53

5.75

2009

4.09–5.56

5.00

2010

4.98–5.79

5.50

2011

3.83–5.61

5.00

2012

2.89–4.15

3.50

2013

3.23–4.24%

3.75

2014

2.96–4.18

3.75

2015

2.41–2.98

2.75

2016

1.88-2.79

2.25

2017

2.41-2.78

2.75

2018

Jan
2.75

Feb
2.86

Mar
2.72

Apr
2.74

May
2.79

Jun
2.79

 

Jul
-

Aug
-

Sep
-

Oct
-

Nov
-

Dec
-

Interest rate averages

YearsAverage rate (%)

2007–17

4.25

2008–17

4.0

2009–17

3.75

2010–17

3.75

2011–17

3.5

2012–17

3.0

2013–17

3.0

2014–17

3.0

2015–17

2.5

2016-17

2.5

Note: These interest rates have been compiled for the purpose stated above, not for sale analysis.