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## Theoretical formula to help build amortisation table

Suppose I have an input number of 100.

For each period I have a fixed number which I will add to the latest input number and then I will multiply it by 0.1 and add it to the total (or multiple by 1.1).

i.e.

Round 1:

Input = 100 + 10 (fixed number) = 110
110 * 1.1 = 121 (new input)

Round 2:

Input = 121 + 10 (fixed number) = 131
131 * 1.1 = 144.1

etc.

I need a way to write a calculated measure or calcualted table to work out the variable amount and closing amount at any given round. Chart is below.

Would appreciate anyone who thinks they're able to write a formula for this. My trouble is that the variable column is a self-reference, since to calculate the variable number in a certain period, you need to know the variable number in all previous periods to work out the input number for the period you are trying to calculate.

Thanks!

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Hi @Anonymous ,

Try the following measures

``````InPut =
VAR _Firstinput = 100
VAR _Fixedbefore = CALCULATE(SUM('Table'[Fixed]),FILTER(ALL('Table'),'Table'[Index]<SUM('Table'[Index])))
VAR _Varbefore = CALCULATE(SUM('Table'[Var]),FILTER(ALL('Table'),'Table'[Index]<SUM('Table'[Index])))
RETURN
_Firstinput+_Fixedbefore+_Varbefore``````
``````OutPut =
VAR _Firstinput = 100
VAR _Fixedbefore = CALCULATE(SUM('Table'[Fixed]),FILTER(ALL('Table'),'Table'[Index]<=SUM('Table'[Index])))
VAR _Varbefore = CALCULATE(SUM('Table'[Var]),FILTER(ALL('Table'),'Table'[Index]<=SUM('Table'[Index])))
RETURN
_Firstinput+_Fixedbefore+_Varbefore``````

Best Regards,

Stephen Tao

If this post helps, then please consider Accept it as the solution to help the other members find it more quickly.

2 REPLIES 2
Community Support

Hi @Anonymous ,

Try the following measures

``````InPut =
VAR _Firstinput = 100
VAR _Fixedbefore = CALCULATE(SUM('Table'[Fixed]),FILTER(ALL('Table'),'Table'[Index]<SUM('Table'[Index])))
VAR _Varbefore = CALCULATE(SUM('Table'[Var]),FILTER(ALL('Table'),'Table'[Index]<SUM('Table'[Index])))
RETURN
_Firstinput+_Fixedbefore+_Varbefore``````
``````OutPut =
VAR _Firstinput = 100
VAR _Fixedbefore = CALCULATE(SUM('Table'[Fixed]),FILTER(ALL('Table'),'Table'[Index]<=SUM('Table'[Index])))
VAR _Varbefore = CALCULATE(SUM('Table'[Var]),FILTER(ALL('Table'),'Table'[Index]<=SUM('Table'[Index])))
RETURN
_Firstinput+_Fixedbefore+_Varbefore``````

Best Regards,

Stephen Tao

If this post helps, then please consider Accept it as the solution to help the other members find it more quickly.

Anonymous
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Another thing to add on is that the "fixed" addition may not be consistent throughout the entire periods so the formula needs to handle that as well.

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