6. Annuities Due and Deferred

Learn how annuities are affected when the payment is made at the beginning of each period.
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  • Lectures 16
  • Length 1.5 hours
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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Published 2/2014 English

Course Description

This short course discusses how the present and future value of annuities are affected when the payments are made in advance of the interest periods (i.e. at the beginning of each period), instead of at the end of the periods. We will also discuss deferred annuities which are the result of postponing the first annuity payment by more than one interest period.

With this course, you will receive a comprehensive set of course notes and examples which will be covered with the video lectures. The course might take you 3-4 days to complete although this will vary among students.

If you are interested in mathematics of finance and would like to study these topics in more depth, then this is an excellent introduction to the formulas used with annuities and how to solve finance problems.

What are the requirements?

  • scientific calculator (with exponential function and logarithms) or a Business Financial calculator
  • an understanding of how annuities work and compound interest calculations

What am I going to get from this course?

  • When you have completed this course, you will be able to determine the future value and present value of annuities due
  • You will be able to determine the payment size of an annuity due when given either the future value or the present value
  • You will be able to determine the number of required payments for an annuity due
  • You will be able to determine the present value (cash value) of a deferred annuity
  • You will be able to determine the periodic payment of a deferred annuity when given the present value and the deferral period.

Who is the target audience?

  • students who are in a Business Program at college or university
  • CFA students
  • individuals who are interested in mathematics of finance and financial calculations

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Section 1: Annuities Due
Annuities Due - Workbook and Video Notes
8 pages
Annuities Due - Introduction and Example 1
Example 2
quiz 1
3 questions
Example 3 - present value
Example 4
Example 5 - solving for the payment
quiz 2
2 questions
Example 6 and Summary
Section 2: Deferred Annuities
Deferred Annuities - Workbook and Video Notes
7 pages
Deferred Annuities - Introduction and Example 1
Example 2
Example 3
Example 4 - solving for the payment
Example 5 - solving for the number of payments
Example 6
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Instructor Biography

Helen Dakin, Learning & Development (L&D)

Hi. I hold a 4 year Bachelor of Mathematics degree from the University of Waterloo and a B Ed (Honours) from the University of Western Ontario. While I have been trained as a high school mathematics educator, I have had the pleasure of teaching mathematics at the post secondary level for four community colleges in southern Ontario. When I am not teaching, I like to fool around with my camera, muck about in my garden, read a good book and sail around in my boat. Not necessarily in that order. Browse through all of my Udemy courses on Mathematics of Finance.

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