Journal of Risk and Financial Management — Open Access Journal

Journal of Risk and Financial Management (ISSN 1911-8074; ISSN 1911-8066 for printed edition) is an international peer-reviewed open access journal on risk and financial management. JRFM was formerly edited by Prof. Dr. Raymond A.K. Cox and published by Prof. Dr. Alan Wong online in one yearly volume from 2008 until end 2012. Since October 2013, it is published quarterly and online by MDPI. International Engineering and Technology Institute (IETI), Institute of Data Science and Artificial Intelligence (IDSAI), International Research Institute for Economics and Management (IRIEM) are affiliated to Journal of Risk and Financial Management (JRFM) and their members receive a discount on the article processing charges.
  • Open Access free for readers, with article processing charges (APC) paid by authors or their institutions.
  • High visibility: Indexed in the Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI - Web of Science) and EconLit (AEA).
  • Rapid publication: manuscripts are peer-reviewed and a first decision provided to authors approximately 19 days after submission; acceptance to publication is undertaken in 4.8 days (median values for papers published in the first six months of 2018).
  • Recognition of reviewers: reviewers who provide timely, thorough peer-review reports receive vouchers entitling them to a discount on the APC of their next publication in any MDPI journal, in appreciation of the work done.

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2 October 2018
MDPI Welcomes Plan S

Special Issues

Special Issue in JRFM
Alternative Assets and Cryptocurrencies Guest Editor: Christian Hafner
Deadline: 31 December 2018
Special Issue in JRFM
Corporate Debt Guest Editor: Xing (Alex) Zhou
Deadline: 31 January 2019
Special Issue in JRFM
Currency Crisis Guest Editor: Faridul Islam
Deadline: 28 February 2019
Special Issue in JRFM
Financing and Facilitating Entrepreneurship Guest Editor: David Ahlstrom
Deadline: 10 March 2019

Topical Collections

Topical Collection in JRFM
Trends in Emerging Markets Finance, Institutions and Money Collection Editors: Stéphane Goutte, Duc Khuong Nguyen
Topical Collection in JRFM
Feature Papers from Journal Editorial Board Collection Editor: Michael McAleer

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