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 Schedule
 return an object for time discretization

 Calling Sequence Schedule(dates, opts) Schedule(startdate, enddate, frequency, opts)

Parameters

 dates - list of dates given in a format recognized by ParseDate; payment dates startdate - a string containing a date specification in a format recognized by ParseDate or a Date data structure; start of payments enddate - a string containing a date specification in a format recognized by ParseDate or a Date data structure; end of payments frequency - Annual, Semiannual, EveryFourthMonth, Quarterly, Bimonthly, or Monthly; payment frequency opts - (optional) equation(s) of the form option = value where option is one of calendar or convention; specify options for the Schedule command

Options

 • calendar = a name representing a supported calendar (e.g. Toronto, NewYork) or a calendar data structure created using the Calendar constructor.
 • convention =  Unadjusted, Preceding, ModifiedPreceding, Following, ModifiedFollowing, or MonthEndReference -- Provide business day conventions; default value is Unadjusted. See AdjustDate for more details.

Description

 • The Schedule(dates, opts) calling sequence defines a new payment schedule, where payments are to occur on the specified dates.
 • The Schedule(startdate, enddate, frequency, opts) calling sequence defines a new payment schedule, where payments are to occur with the specified frequency between startdate and enddate.

Examples

 > $\mathrm{with}\left(\mathrm{Finance}\right):$
 > $S≔\mathrm{Schedule}\left("Jan-01-2000","Jan-01-2010",\mathrm{Semiannual}\right)$
 ${S}{≔}{\mathbf{module}}\left({}\right)\phantom{\rule[-0.0ex]{0.5em}{0.0ex}}{}\phantom{\rule[-0.0ex]{0.5em}{0.0ex}}{\mathbf{end module}}$ (1)

Compatibility

 • The Finance[Schedule] command was introduced in Maple 15.
 • For more information on Maple 15 changes, see Updates in Maple 15.

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