Call for Papers


We are calling for the submission of papers for the forthcoming issue. A length of 3000-10000 words is preferred. All manuscripts should be prepared in MS Word and submitted online. If you are interested in submitting a paper to this journal, please refer to the Author Guidelines.

Published Papers (2023) - This Issue is now open for submissions.

Deadline for manuscript submissions: 20 December 2023.

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Current Issue

Vol 13 No 1 (2023): Indian Journal of Finance and Banking

Journal Full Title: Indian Journal of Finance and Banking; Journal Abbreviation: Int. J. of Fin. and Ban.; Journal ISSN (Print): 2574-6081; Journal ISSN (Online): 2574-609X; DOI Prefix: 10.46281/ijfb; Journal Frequency: Continuous Publication (1 volume and 2 issues yearly since 2023); Article Acceptance Percentage: 26%; Publication Ethical Guide: Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE)’s; Peer-Review Policy: Double-Blind (External) Copyright and Licensing: The Author(s); Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 - International License; Publication Policy: Open-Access Journal; Authors' Geographical Diversity: International; Editorial Members' Geographical Diversity: International;  Publish Mode: Publish-as-you-go; Business Model: Gold Open Access; Editors: Professor Dr. Ahmed El-Masry scopus-1.png Associate Professor Dr. Hafez Abdo scopus-1.png Associate Professor K. M. Anwarul Islamscopus-1.png  Citation Analysis: Scopus | Web of ScienceGoogle ScholarDimensions

Published: 2023-01-18

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Indian Journal of Finance and Banking (IJFB) is a journal devoted to contemporary finance, banking, and accounting. The initiative is the result of close cooperation between "CRIBFB (USA) [Affiliated Societies]" and "American Center of Science and Education (USA) [Affiliated Societies]". All publications are open-access in full text and free to download. This journal accepts article submissions online or by e-mail ([email protected]).

Aims & Scope

IJFB aims to provide a platform for high-quality original research papers of scientific research related to finance, banking, and Accounting in Asia, including Central Asia, East Asia, South Asia, Southeast Asia, the Middle East/Africa, and other regions like the Americas, Europe, etc.  It also analyzes the activities of international financial & accounting institutions, central banks, and banks.

Key Topics:

  • Insurance              
  • Uncertainty
  • Portfolio Theory
  • Asset Pricing
  • Futures Markets
  • Investment Policy
  • Agency Theory
  • Risk Management
  • Banking Systems
  • Computational Finance
  •  Behavioural Finance
  • Financial Econometrics
  • Corporate Governance
  • Credit and Market Risk
  • Advanced Stochastic Methods
  • Financial Intermediation
  • Public Finance Management
  • Financial Regulation and Policy
  • Fiscal Markets and Instruments
  • Financial Derivatives Research
  • Financial Instruments for Risk Management
  • Statistical and Empirical Financial Studies
  • Asset-Liability Management
  • Bank Assurance
  • Banking Crises
  • Derivatives and Structured Financial Products
  • Efficiency and Performance of Financial Institutions and Bank Branches
  • Financing Decisions of Banks
  • Investment Banking, Management of Financial Institutions
  • Technological Progress and Banking
  • Foreign Exchange Management
  • Conventional Vs. Non-Conventional Banking
  • Internet Banking
  • Mobile Banking
  • Retail Banking
  • E-Banking
  • CSR of Bank
  • SMEs Banking
  • FinTech
  • Bankruptcy Prediction and Determinants
  • Corporate Finance
  • International Finance
  • Rural Finance,
  • Fixed Income Securities
  • Alternative Investments,
  • Portfolio and Security Analysis
  • Time Value of Money
  • Credit Risk Modelling and Management
  • Financial Engineering
  • Foreign Exchange Markets
  • Law and Finance
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Mutual Funds Management
  • Portfolio Management
  • Regulations of Financial Markets
  • Venture Capital
  • Microcredit, Valuation
  • Risk and Return
  • Liquidity Management
  • Foreign Direct Investment
  • Financial Accounting
  • Financial Statement Analysis
  • Microeconomics
  • Econometrics Models
  • Projects Finance
  • Sustainable Finance
  • Macroeconomics etc.

Subject Area – Economics, Econometrics, and Finance. Subject Category – Economics, Econometrics, and Finance (miscellaneous).

Subject Area – Business, Management, and Accounting. Subject Category – Business, Management, and Accounting (miscellaneous).

Subject Area – Business, Management, and Accounting. Subject Category – Marketing.

Subject Area – Law, Crime, Criminology, and Criminal Justice. Subject Category – Law.

Paper Submission Statistics (Articles)

2022Q: Articles Received: 108; Accepted: 28; Rejected: 80 ; Published: 28; Retracted: 0

2021Q: Articles Received: 55; Accepted: 29; Rejected: 26; Published: 29; Retracted: 0

2020Q: Articles Received: 60; Accepted: 36; Rejected: 24; Published: 36; Retracted: 0

2019Q: Articles Received: 24; Accepted: 10; Rejected: 14; Published: 10; Retracted: 0

2018Q: Articles Received: 22; Accepted: 08; Rejected: 14; Published: 08; Retracted: 0

2017Q: Articles Received: 25; Accepted: 10; Rejected: 15; Published: 10; Retracted: 0

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