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Investing with talent

This interactive technical note demonstrates the concept of time value of money and how it is applied in the evaluation of investment opportunities. Two basic tools that rely on this concept, the Net Present Value (NPV) and the Internal Rate of Return (IRR), are described and compared, to each other and to some more intuitive alternative methods.



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