Explanation of Rounding Algorithm in Hyperion Financial Management Rules
Last updated on AUGUST 01, 2016
Applies to:Hyperion Financial Management - Version 22.214.171.124.00 to 126.96.36.199.00 [Release 4.1 to 11.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
In Hyperion Financial Management rules the VBScript Round() function does not round "4 down / 5 up". At 0.5, the VBScript or Excel function rounds either up or down depending on whether the preceding figure is odd or even. This should provide a statistically "even" number of instances that round up to those that round down.
A custom routine in rules must be used if "4 down / 5 up" rounding is required.
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