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EvaluationDate

  

return the global evaluation date

 

Calling Sequence

Parameters

Description

Examples

Compatibility

Calling Sequence

EvaluationDate(format)

Parameters

format

-

deduce, default, list, record, or a string; (optional) date format

Description

• 

The EvaluationDate command returns a record containing the global evaluation date. If the optional parameter format is given, the returned date will be formatted accordingly. See Finance[FormatDate] for more details.

• 

By default, this date is set to the current date as returned by the TodaysDate command. However, the evaluation date does not have to coincide with today's date. Unlike today's date, the global evaluation date can be set (see Finance[SetEvaluationDate]).

Examples

withFinance:

EvaluationDate

February 17, 2016

(1)

EvaluationDatelist

17,2,2016

(2)

EvaluationDate%d-%B-%Y

17-February-2016

(3)

SetEvaluationDateJan-05-2007:

EvaluationDate

January 5, 2007

(4)

EvaluationDatelist

5,1,2007

(5)

EvaluationDate%d-%B-%Y

05-January-2007

(6)

Compatibility

• 

The Finance[EvaluationDate] command was introduced in Maple 15.

• 

For more information on Maple 15 changes, see Updates in Maple 15.

See Also

Finance[FormatDate]

Finance[ParseDate]

Finance[SetEvaluationDate]

Finance[TodaysDate]

StringTools[FormatTime]

StringTools[ParseTime]

 


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