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Present value is defined as K/i where K is the annual cash flow and i is the discount rate.

How would this formula change if the cash flow happens lets say evey 8 years in prepetuity (instead of every year). Thank you.

How would this formula change if the cash flow happens lets say evey 8 years in prepetuity (instead of every year). Thank you.

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F8 =C10 + B4*4.243

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Hi,

Try this...

There are some valid datas in the cells A2 (Eg. 100), B2(Eg. 200), C2 and D2.

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Can we implement this formula?

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{

A2=A3; B2=B3; C2=C3; D2=D3; K2=K3;

}

ELSE

{

no change to any values.

}

Thanks in advance...

Try this...

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Can we implement this formula?

IF(K2="Approved")

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A2=A3; B2=B3; C2=C3; D2=D3; K2=K3;

}

ELSE

{

no change to any values.

}

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