SAP ABAP Data Element ALT_AMOUNT (Alternative amount (during dual currency phase))
EA-FINSERV (Software Component) SAP Enterprise Extension Financial Services
   FS-CML (Application Component) Loans Management
     FVDE (Package) New objects for EURO functionality in TR-LO (loans)
Basic Data
Data Element ALT_AMOUNT
Short Description Alternative amount (during dual currency phase)  
Data Type
Category of Dictionary Type D   Domain
Type of Object Referenced     No Information
Domain / Name of Reference Type BWHR    
Data Type CURR   Currency field, stored as DEC 
Length 13    
Decimal Places 2    
Output Length 16    
Value Table      
Further Characteristics
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No Input History    
Basic direction is set to LTR    
No BIDI Filtering    
Field Label
  Length  Field Label  
Short 10 Alt.amount 
Medium 15 Altern. amount 
Long 20 Alternative amount 
Heading AltAmt 


To output the alternative amount for correspondence during the dual currency phase of the changeover to the euro, the system calculates it on the basis of the actual amount.

Last changed by/on SAP  20011002 
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