Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Journal of finance and Islamic Banking limited only publish articles related to two major themes; Islamic finance and Islamic banking. First, Islamic finance includes all submissions related to Islamic finance only. Specifically is divided into two, namely Islamic monetary and microfinance. Islamic monetary can be broken down into a variety of examples of topics such as the Islamic monetary system, sharia capital markets, ZISWAF (Zakat, Infaq, Sadaqah, and Waqf), dinar, and so forth. Subsequently, submissions related to sharia microfinance can be illustrated in a variety of topics related to sharia microfinance institutions; the cooperative sharia and Baitul Maal wa Tamwil (BMT).

The second major theme is Islamic Banking. The study of Islamic banking includes all submissions related to Islamic banking, be it management, marketing, accounting, product, systems, and others. Specifically theme of Islamic banking translated into various examples such as the role of Islamic banks in macroeconomics, funding of Islamic banks, Islamic banks products, IT systems, e-money, entrepreneurship program of Islamic banks, and so on.

Section Policies

Articles

  • Checked Open Submissions
  • Checked Indexed
  • Checked Peer Reviewed

Copy Editor

Editors
  • Budi Sukardi
  • Checked Open Submissions
  • Checked Indexed
  • Checked Peer Reviewed

Peer Review Process

Journal of finance and Islamic banking maintain the standards of peer review while increasing the efficiency of the process.

The initial review process is at least 6 months.

All research articles published in the Journal of finance and Islamic banking undergo full peer review, key characteristics of which are listed below:

  • All research articles are reviewed by at least two suitably qualified experts.
  • All publication decisions are made by the journals’ Editors-in-Chief on the basis of the reviews provided
  • Members of the international Editorial Boards lend insight, advice, and guidance to the Editors-in-Chief generally and to assist decision making on specific submissions
  • Managing  Editors and  Editorial Assistants provide the administrative support that allows the Journal of finance and Islamic banking to maintain the integrity of peer review while delivering rapid turnaround and maximum efficiency to authors, reviewers, and editors alike.
  • Journal of finance and Islamic banking additionally benefit through the manuscript referral process from the high-quality peer review conducted by established journals.

Peer review of referred papers:

Editors of the Journal of finance and Islamic banking will decide promptly whether to accept, reject, or request revisions of referred papers based on the reviews and editorial insight of the supporting journals. In addition, Editors will have the option of seeking additional reviews when needed. Authors will be advised when Editors decide further review is needed.


Peer review of novel submissions:

Articles submitted directly to the Journal of finance and Islamic banking will be fully peer-reviewed by at least two appropriately qualified experts in the field selected by the Editor-in-Chief. The Editor-in-Chief or a designated member of the Editorial Board will then decide whether to accept, reject or request revisions based on the reviews and comments received.
Editors will decide whether each submission reports well-conducted research with conclusions supported by the data presented in the paper. Assessments of priority will not be a factor in decision-making, but all papers must make an incremental or novel addition to the literature.

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.

Archiving

This journal utilizes the LOCKSS system to create a distributed archiving system among participating libraries and permits those libraries to create permanent archives of the journal for purposes of preservation and restoration. More...

Article Processing Charges

Every article submitted to the Journal of Finance and Islamic Banking will not have any 'Article Processing Charges. This includes submitting, peer-reviewing, editing, publishing, maintaining, and archiving, and allows immediate access to the full-text versions of the articles.

Plagiarism Check

Plagiarism screening will be conducted by the Journal of Finance and Islamic Banking  Editorial Board using Grammarly® Plagiarism Checker and searching with Indonesia One Search, Google Scholar, etc

Copy Editing and Proofreading

Every article accepted by the Journal of Finance and Islamic Banking shall be an object to Grammarly®'s writing-enhancement program conducted by PAPUA Journal Editorial Board.