Aims and 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 bank institutions etc.
The subject areas include but are not limited to the following fields: 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, Macroeconomics, Information in Relation to Finance, Banking, and Accounting, etc.
Subject Area – Economics, Econometrics and Finance. Subject Category – Finance (2003).
Subject Area – Business, Management and Accounting. Subject Category – Management of Technology and Innovation (1405); Marketing (1406); Organizational Behavior and Human Resource Management (1407).
Subject Area – Social Sciences. Subject Category – Law (3308).
Regular Research Articles
This should describe new and/or carefully investigated findings, and research methods should be given in sufficient detail for others to verify the work. Articles should be 5,000 - 8,000 words long to describe and interpret the work clearly. All regular research articles are peer-reviewed by a minimum of 3 referees.
Short Communication Articles
This short communication is suitable for reporting the results of small investigations or giving details of new models, innovative methods, or techniques. The style of the main sections doesn’t need to conform to that of full-length papers. Short communications should be usually 3,000~5,000 words long. Short communication articles are also peer-reviewed.
Publication FrequencyContinuous Publication.
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.
Article Publication Charge
The APC (Article processing charge) is paid once, only if the manuscript is accepted for publication after being peer-reviewed (Indian Journal of Finance and Banking does not use submission or review charges).
In an open-access model, we promise that readers don't pay the subscription fee to access online published articles. Authors or a supporting institution pay for the publication of the article. With the support of Article Processing Charges (APCs), permanently unrestricted online access to published articles is allowed. Some fundamental costs like the peer-review process, typesetting, copy-editing, archiving, online production in various formats, abstracting and indexing services, promotion of the journal, and inclusion in CrossRef are covered. Hence, this journal is financed by Article Processing Charges (APCs).
APC for the authors with affiliation in low-income countries: 200 USD
APC for the authors with affiliation in lower-middle-income countries or upper-middle-income countries: 300 USD
APC for the authors with affiliation in high-income countries: 500 USD
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