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    Financial Superannuation Investigation Help?

    Hi guys, I am really confused for this one and need help. Thank you guys in advanced. A 23 year old woman has just finished her final year of studying in university and is now working full time at a job that pays $47,000 per annum. Realising that she needs to provide for her retirement, which...
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    Financial escapade

    YEAR TRANSACTION INTEREST BALANCE 1 3000.00 .00 3000.00 2 3000.00 360.00 6360.00 3 3000.00 763.20 10123.20 3 ? .00 ? 4 3000.00 ? ? 5 3000.00 ...
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    Linear programming applied to a financial bond portfolio

    Hi everybody, I've the following linear programming problem with no objective function and only as restrictions only a set of portfolio indicators (e.g. duration, convexity, sensitivity, yield to maturity). The problem is to find the correct weights (xi) which satisfies the following...
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    Presenting A New Financial Formula for TVM calculations

    I would like to present a new time value of money financial formula that will allow you to perform complex TVM calculations that would not be possible with the financial formulas currently in use. In short present value and future value of an annuity are values of serial payments at given...
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    Finding criteria for a household financial budget falsification

    I’m working on a financial problem about budget of households. Households in a state fill a form about their net budget in every year and our insurance company investigate their financial status and find the exact amount of their budget. The net budget can be positive or negative. I’m...
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    Finding criteria for a household financial budget falsification

    I’m working on a financial problem about budget of households. Households in a state fill a form about their net budget in every year and our insurance company investigate their financial status and find the exact amount of their budget. The net budget can be positive or negative. I’m...
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    NPV calculation - This ain't Financial Management 101 [Discussion]

    Before we begin the discussion you would need the tools required to perform complex net present value calculation. Download the tool here that will assist you with the task http://finance.thinkanddone.com/32_bit_tadxl_v_3.0_en_demo.zip If you ever been to places like Yahoo Answers! or...
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    Financial Mathematics HELP PLEASSEE

    Hi Everyone. I am having a lot of trouble with this homework as it is the first more theoretical homework assignment we've had. I was really hoping someone could show me some step by step solutions to this. I realize this may not be the most kosher of things to ask for, but I am completely...
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    Hey can someone help me with this financial math question.

    Suppose you lent $5000 to friend 1 for 18 months at an annual simple interest rate of 9%. After 1 year you need money for an emergency and decide to sell the note to friend 2. If your agreement with friend 2 means she earns simple interest at an annual rate of 12%, how much did friend 2 pay...
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    Linear Program for this financial questions?

    I can think of a way to model this using S_n=aS_(n-1) type notation but I don't think that's an LP. And if it is I sure don't know how to program it into LINGO. So if anyone knows how to model this LP using standard variables your help would be very much appreciated. (Bow)
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    Financial calculator

    I am solving a payments question using my financial calculator (HP10bII+), but cannot figure out how to set C/Y (number of compounds per year i.e. 2 for semi-annual compounding). There is a button for P/Y (Payments per year) but I cannot figure out how to enter C/Y. Can someone help me? Here is...
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    Solving Logarithms Financial math help

    Hi there, Im pretty desperate. I have a test on compound interest and financial math tomorrow and missed a lesson on Logarthims. The teacher apparently went through it quickly and just showed everyone how to solve the problems using their calculator which because i have not even heard of a...
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    financial mathematics-recurrence relations

    A person has inherited a surplus grain mountain of 30000 tonnes held in a warehouse.each year 5% of the grain is eaten by mice.The person is obliged to add N tonnes each year.find the maximum of N such that mountain will decrease in size. This is what I have understood the problem. Initial...
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    Need help with Financial Math- Securities, Call Options, etc!

    Question 1: I have the following table: Outcome__Odds 1________1 2________2 3________5 One may choose any pair of outcomes, i <not equal> j and bet that the outcome will be either i or j. What should the odds be on these three bets if an arbitrage opportunity is to be avoided? Question 2: I...
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    Please help Financial first order differential equation

    A working dog making $10000 per yr(distributed continuously) decides to buy a $40000 dog house by taking out a loan with a 10% interest rate(with interest computed continously). The dog gets a 5% salary increase per year (computed continuously), and will always make payments on his house equal...
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    Financial Stats Formula to work out how much you could loose if you were X% of...

    Hello, I've been trying to come up with a formula for the following. I have 100,000 of X stock which i want to sell I only want to be 20% of the market each day and no more. How many days will it take to liquidate and how much on average will i loose or make. I have a large amount of...
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    Financial Comparison - scoring system?

    I am really not sure which category this topic falls under, so please forgive me if I am posting in the wrong section. I am in charge of procuring railcar leases for my company and I am trying to formulate an equation that will help me create a "score" for each offer when renewing leases...
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    Financial Physics - Probability of Winning

    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data Question: In game A the probability of winning at time t is determined by success (in any game) at the previous two timesteps t-2 and t-1. A win (W) earns one unit of cash, and a loss (L) results in paying one unit of cash. Following...
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    Financial Maths - Future Value Calculation

    The problem: My attempt: 50000 = \frac{x[(1+\frac{0.11}{4})^3 - 1]}{\frac{0.11}{4}} Which gets me x = R16216.62 According to the textbook, the answer should be R13362.60 What am I doing wrong?
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    Financial Maths: Nominal Interest Rate conundrums!

    Hi people. I have an exam tomorrow :o These i can find round about ways to doing them but they are just wrecking my poor brain at the moment. Here are the questions If somebody could do them out i would be eternally grateful, The ones that are really bugging me are the last questions with...