Loads the interest rate or current risk free rate of return. This instance will go to Yahoo and pull the current price of ^IRX which is the 13-week treasury bill. This is generally considered to be the going interest rate.

Namespace: RightEdge.Common
Assembly: Common (in Common.dll) Version: 2010.1.0.0 (2010.1.0.0)

Syntax

C#
public double LoadInterestRate()
Visual Basic
Public Function LoadInterestRate As Double
Visual C++
public:
double LoadInterestRate()
F#
member LoadInterestRate : unit -> float 

Return Value

Type: Double
double containing the current interest rate or -1 if there was an error retrieving.

See Also