- PowerCenter 10.2
- All Products
RATE(terms, payment, present value[,future value, type] )
Numeric. Number of periods or payments. Must be greater than 0.
Numeric. Payment amount due per period. Must be a negative number.
Numeric. Lump-sum amount that a series of future payments is worth now.
Numeric. Cash balance you want to attain after the last payment. For example, the future value of a loan is 0. If you omit this argument, RATE uses 0.
Boolean. Timing of the payment. Enter 1 if payment is at the beginning of period. Enter 0 if payment is at the end of the period. Default is 0. If you enter a value other than 0 or 1, the
PowerCenter Integration Servicetreats the value as 1.
RATE( 48, -500, 20000 )