Tutorial04_-_soln

Tutorial04_soln - Problem Set 4 ACTSC 231 Mathematics of Finance Winter 2011 Q1 A deferred perpetuity-due begins payments at time n with annual

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–2. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Unformatted text preview: Problem Set 4: ACTSC 231 Mathematics of Finance, Winter 2011 Q1. A deferred perpetuity-due begins payments at time n with annual payments of $1,000 per year. If the present value of this perpetuity-due is equal to $6,561 and the effective rate of interest i = 1 / 9, find n . Q1. The present value of this perpetuity-due is 1 , 000 v n ¨ a ∞e = 6 , 561; where v = 9 / 10 i.e. d = 1 / 10. We know that ¨ a ∞e = 1 /d = 10. Thus, n = ln(6 , 561 / 10 , 000) ln 0 . 9 = 4 . Q2. A loan of $50,000 is made at time 0 and is repaid by making regular annual payments of $7426.39 for 8 years in total. (a) What is the outstanding loan balance at the end of three years? (b) What is the interest payment included in the fourth regular payment? Q2. We first need to find the interest rate i on the loan, which solves 50 , 000 = 7 , 426 . 39a 8 e i. Using the financial calculator, we find i = 4%. (a) We can then compute OLB 3 = 7 , 426 . 39a 5 e 4% = 33 , 060 . 98. (b) The interest paid in the fourth payment is i · OLB 3 = 1 , 322 . 44. Q3. Julia borrows $10,000 and repays the loan by making annual (end of the year) payments of X for 5 years. The annual effective rate on the loan is 6%. (a) Determine P and the outstanding loan balance at the end of two years. (b) Julia skips the third payment. What additional payment does she need to make at time 5 in order to repay the loan within 5 years, as originally planned? Q3. (a) The loan amount L is 10,000 and the payment P is such that L = P a 5 e 6% . Solving this equation, we obtain P = 2 , 373 . 96. Consequently, OLB 2 = P · a 3 e 6% = 6 , 345 . 63. (b) The additional payment at time 5 is the accumulated value of the missed payment at time 3, and hence is given by P (1 . 06) 2 = 2 , 667 . 39....
View Full Document

This note was uploaded on 07/13/2011 for the course ACTSC 231 taught by Professor Chisholm during the Winter '09 term at Waterloo.

Page1 / 4

Tutorial04_soln - Problem Set 4 ACTSC 231 Mathematics of Finance Winter 2011 Q1 A deferred perpetuity-due begins payments at time n with annual

This preview shows document pages 1 - 2. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online