Aims and Scope

IJFB aims to provide a platform for high-quality original research papers related to finance, banking, accounting, and business in Asia, including Central Asia, East Asia, South Asia, Southeast Asia, and the Middle East/Africa, and other regions like the Americas, Europe, 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, 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 Business, etc.

Section Policies


  • Open Submissions
  • Indexed
  •  Peer-Reviewed


Publication Frequency

2021  12 Issues

2020 Quarterly

2019 Semiannual

2018 Semiannual

2017 Semiannual

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.


Copyright Notice

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.



2020Q3: Articles Received: 10; Accepted: 05; Rejected: 05; Published: 05; Retracted: 0

2020Q2: Articles Received: 22; Accepted: 13; Rejected: 9; Published: 13; Retracted: 0

2020Q1: Articles Received: 21; Accepted: 13; Rejected: 8; Published: 13; Retracted: 0

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

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

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