FAQ

1. What is Finance Bulletin?

2. What is the scope of Finance Bulletin?

3. Is Finance Bulletin peer reviewed?

4. What are your publishing criteria?

5. What type of articles does Finance Bulletin publish?

6. Does the journal have article submission charges?

7. What are your publication charges?

8. Who holds copyright on Finance Bulletin articles?

9. How do I submit my article?

10. How quickly will I know the decision on my article?

11. What formats does Finance Bulletin publish in?

 

 

1. What is Finance Bulletin?

Finance Bulletin is a Finance open access journal that publishes original research adopting a short format (max. 3000 words or 12 pages) in the all the areas of Corporate Finance, Banking, Market Finance and Investments, Behavioral Finance, Computational Finance, or any theoretical, methodological or empirical research focusing on one particular aspect of Finance. Finance Bulletin welcomes the submission of papers regardless their methodology or the paradigm on which they are grounded provided they have a strong scientific content and a significant contribution to a better understanding of the field.

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2. What is the scope of Finance Bulletin?

Finance Bulletin is a journal dedicated to publishing high-quality short papers that describe the most significant and cutting-edge research in all areas of Finance. The journal covers the following specific areas:

  • Corporate Finance

  • Mergers and Acquisitions

  • Financial Policy

  • Theoretical Finance

  • Computational and Quantitative Finance

  • Qualitative reserach in Finance

  • Frontiers of Finance

  • Market Finance, Market Microstructure

  • Banking

  • Derivatives

  • Investments and Asset Management

  • Financial Instruments, pricing and models

  • Financial econometrics

  • Interactions Finance / Real Economy

  • Risk and Insurance Topics

  • History and Sociology of Finance

  • ...

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3. Is Finance Bulletin peer reviewed?

Finance Bulletin is a peer-reviewed journal. Each manuscript is reviewed by at least two referees. To facilitate timely publication, referees are asked to complete their reviews within one month.

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4. What are your publishing criteria?

A rigorous review process ensures that authors meet the highest standards of empirical design, data analysis and reporting and establishes that articles published in Finance Bulletin are reliable. Theoretical papers are welcome, as well as monopgraphies or qualitative researches with the same level of requirements ensuring that results are strong, significant and clear.

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5. What type of articles does Finance Bulletin publish?

Finance Bulletin publishes bulletins which mostly consists in short papers that do not exceed 3000 words or roughly speaking 12 pages. 

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6.Does the journal have article submission charges?

Finance Bulletin has submission charges fixed at 50 euros. However until 01/09/2018, the submission fee will be reduced to a symbolic amount of 1 euro.

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7. What are your publication charges?

Finance Bulletin has no publication charges.

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8. Who holds copyright on Finance Bulletin articles?

Finance Bulletin applies the CREATIVE COMMONS ATTRIBUTION (CC BY) licence to works of all types.

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9. How do I submit my article?

You can submit your manuscript using the button  "Submit your research" after reviewing our Author guidelines. 

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10. How quickly will I know the decision on my article?

We are committed to providing authors with a rapid and constructive review process, with a goal of giving the first decisions within cinq weeks (excluding holidays).

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11. What formats does Finance Bulletin publish in?

Published articles will be available in the following formats: HTML, PDF.

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