**Annuity Table** — A method for determining the present value of a structured series of payments. The annuity table provides a factor, based on time and a discount rate, by which an annuity payment can be multiplied to determine its present value. For example, an… … Investment dictionary

**Fixed Annuitization Method** — One of three methods by which early retirees of any age can access their retirement funds without penalty before turning 50.5. The fixed annuitization method divides the retiree s account balance by an annuity factor taken from IRS tables to… … Investment dictionary

**Equivalent annual cost** — In finance the equivalent annual cost (EAC) is the cost per year of owning and operating an asset over its entire lifespan. EAC is often used as a decision making tool in capital budgeting when comparing investment projects of unequal lifespans.… … Wikipedia

**Capital budgeting** — (or investment appraisal) is the planning process used to determine whether a firm s long term investments such as new machinery, replacement machinery, new plants, new products, and research and development projects are worth pursuing.Many… … Wikipedia

**Substantially equal periodic payments** — (SEPP) are one of the exceptions in the United States IRS Code that allows receiving payments without the 10% early distribution penalty from a retirement plan or deferred annuity before the usual 59 1/2 age restriction under certain… … Wikipedia

**Business and Industry Review** — ▪ 1999 Introduction Overview Annual Average Rates of Growth of Manufacturing Output, 1980 97, Table Pattern of Output, 1994 97, Table Index Numbers of Production, Employment, and Productivity in Manufacturing Industries, Table (For Annual… … Universalium

**Continuous-repayment mortgage** — Analogous to continuous compounding, a continuous annuity[1][2] is an ordinary annuity in which the payment interval is narrowed indefinitely. A (theoretical) continuous repayment mortgage is a mortgage loan paid by means of a continuous annuity … Wikipedia

**Time value of money** — The time value of money is the value of money figuring in a given amount of interest earned over a given amount of time. The time value of money is the central concept in finance theory. For example, $100 of today s money invested for one year… … Wikipedia

**Actuarial notation** — 1. net single premium of insurance (benefit 1 unit) 2. paid at the moment of death 3. for x year old person, for n years 4. life insurance 5. deferred (m year) 6. with double force of interestActuarial notation is a shorthand method to allow… … Wikipedia

**Pension** — This article is about the retirement income arrangement. For the type of lodging, see Pension (lodging). For the mortgage repayment scheme, see Mortgage loan. Financial market participants … Wikipedia