Aims and Scope

Indian Journal of Finance and Banking (IJFB) is an international, double-blind peer-reviewed, scholarly open access journal on the financial market, instruments, policy, finance, banking, and business research published both online and print by CRIBFB. This journal is published in both print and online versions. All publications are open access in full text and free to download.

Aims & 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.

Indian Journal of Finance and Banking currently has an acceptance rate of 22%. The average time between submission and final decision is 15 days and the average time between acceptance and publication is 15 days.

This journal accepts article submissions online or by e-mail (

** The journal has been ranked by ABDC.