Business Functions Library for Excel

      1. Getting Started
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      1. Time Periods
      2. Inclusive and Exclusive Dates
      3. Using Daycount
      4. Examples of DayCount
      5. Annual Date Sequences
      6. ProjMode and Inclusive Dates
      7. Date Rolling Convention
      1. Rate Projections Functions Walkthrough
      2. Accruals and Cash
      3. Repeating Formulae
      4. Range Names and References
      5. Optional Parameters
      6. Using PmtsPerYear
      7. Modelling Seasonality
      8. Calculating Interest
      9. Using Business Functions in VBA (Visual Basic for Applications)
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      11. Volatility
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      1. Introduction To the Worked Examples
      2. Daycount
      3. General Projections
      4. Business Plans
      5. Cashbasis And Periods
      6. Using Timebases
      7. Using Dates
      1. How To Generate a time scale for a structured financing
      2. How To Project Rents off a Rental Forecast
      3. How To Run a model on different time bases
      4. How To Isolate The Cause of a Errors in Cells using Trace
      1. Introduction to the Utilities
      2. Audit
      3. Synchronized Range Insert/Delete
      4. Database Edit
      5. Insert Macro Button
      6. Link Analyser
      7. Range Describer
      8. PrintScript (beta)
      9. Create Local Range Name
      1. Number Formats
      2. Apply BF"s Color Palette
      3. Bullets
      4. Color Cells
      5. Conditional Formats
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      1. Select Excel Function
      2. Array Function Tools
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      5. Named Range Manager
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      1. Conversion of Input Strings to Values
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      5. Range Handling And Constraints
      6. Dates in Excel and Business Functions
      7. Old Composite DayCount Format
      8. DayCount in Excels"s Functions
      1. NPV of Annual To Periodic CashFlows - CorrectionM
      2. Interest - Simple, Annual, Continous and Discount Factors
      1. New Functions
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    PrintScript (beta)
    Automate printing with resorting to VBA
    Introduced in Version 1.31
    The problem: You want to print off the same sheets from your model on a regular basis, consistently. You don"t want to have to fire up the VBA editor every time to check what"s in the VBA macro (if you have one) to be printed, what the settings are etc.
    What PrintScript does:PS interprets a list of commands you type into an Excel sheet. The Excel sheet has to have the prefix "PS_" so that PrintScript can easiliy find it. You then give it a list of sheets to be printed. You can also define the same range area on each sheet to be printed - useful for multi-page cashflows where the format is the same (good discipline). And its all sitting there on a sheet, not a VBA module, so anyone can see it or change it (althouhg you can of course protect the sheet if you want to ).
    Example Commands
    Enter these or similar commans on a sheet named PS_MyPSSheet and then go BusinessFunctions/Utilities/PrintScript.
    Cell1Cell2Cell3Cell4 ?
    LANDSCAPE true

    The current full list of commands is:
    KeyWord1Contents of CellsMeaning
    > ?anythingAnythingComment (ignored by system)
    LANDSCAPE true or falseThe print ranges or sheets on subsequent lines are to be printed landscape.
    PORTRAIT true or falseThe print ranges or sheets on subsequent lines are to be printed portrait.
    BLACKANDWHITE true or falseThe print ranges or sheets on subsequent lines are to be printed in black and white or colour
    PRINTOne or more SheetNames, Sheet Indices, RangeNames, Range Addresses.Print the sheets or ranges specified.
    PRINTSHEETS or PRINTSHEETSFROMTOTwo SheetNames or Sheet Indices.Print the sheets between and including the two sheet identifiers.
    RANGEA cell area defined by a reference, eg a1:c3The range to be printed of the sheets on subsequent lines.

    Note that the macro goes through the list of commands in the order that they are in the worksheet, so you can print some sheets, then change some settings, print some more, and so on.

    There is an example called PrintScript.xls in the Worked Examples.

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