Focus and Scope
The scope of AFBR includes the fields in the finance & banking such as financial markets and institutions, corporate finance, international finance, financial derivatives, rural finance, insurance, fixed income securities, alternative investments, portfolio and security analysis, time value of money, mergers and acquisitions, microcredit, valuation, risk and return, portfolio management, foreign exchange management, liquidity management, foreign direct investment, financial accounting, financial statement analysis, microeconomics, macroeconomics, econometrics models, conventional vs. Non-conventional banking, internet banking, mobile banking, retail banking, e-banking, CSR of bank, SMEs banking etc.
Peer Review Process
The journal uses double-blind system for peer-review; both reviewers and authors’ identities remain anonymous. The paper will be peer-reviewed by three experts; two reviewers from outside and one editor from the journal typically involve in reviewing a submission.
2019 Semiannual, published in June and December
2018 Triannual, published in June ,September and December
2017 Annual, published in December
Open Access Policy
This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.
This journal utilizes the LOCKSS system to create a distributed archiving system among participating libraries and permits those libraries to create permanent archives of the journal for purposes of preservation and restoration.
Submission of an article implies that the work described has not been published previously (except in the form of an abstract or as part of a published lecture or academic thesis), that it is not under consideration for publication elsewhere, that its publication is approved by all authors and tacitly or explicitly by the responsible authorities where the work was carried out, and that, if accepted, will not be published elsewhere in the same form, in English or in any other language, without the written consent of the Publisher. The Editors reserve the right to edit or otherwise alter all contributions, but authors will receive proofs for approval before publication. Copyrights for articles published in CRIBFB journals are retained by the authors, with first publication rights granted to the journal. The journal/publisher is not responsible for subsequent uses of the work. It is the author's responsibility to bring an infringement action if so desired by the author.