What does perpetuity mean?
A perpetuity is a security that pays for an infinite amount of time. In finance, perpetuity is a constant stream of identical cash flows with no end.
What is another word for perpetuity?
In this page you can discover 21 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for perpetuity, like: eternity, endurance, eternality, world without end, sempiternity, continuance, forever, all-time, life, continuity and ceaselessness.
What does perpetuity mean in law?
Perpetuity, literally, an unlimited duration. In law, it refers to a provision that is in breach of the rule against perpetuities. For centuries, Anglo-American law has assumed that social interest requires freedom in the alienation of property.
What is perpetuity formula?
Perpetuity is a perpetual annuity, it is a series of equal infinite cash flows that occur at the end of each period and there is equal interval of time between the cash flows. Present value of a perpetuity equals the periodic cash flow divided by the interest rate.
Will I be in perpetuity?
: for all time : forever The land will be passed on from generation to generation in perpetuity.
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