Intr. Journal

Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Objectives of IJIAF

  • To publish very innovative and new concepts in finance
  • To publish applied works in finance and accounting
  • To publish peer-reviewed papers on allied  fields of finance
  • To publish unique solutions of accounting, finance and financial markets
  • To promote and encourage on-conventional ideas in management finance


The scope of journal is unique for future growth of theory and practices in the areas of accounting, management and applied finance. IJIAF will cover new concepts, innovative ideas, unique solutions, and non-conventional aspects of theory and practices in applied finance and allied areas.


Section Policies


Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Peer Review Process

Paper Selection Process

  • You will receive an email of acknowledgment after receiving your paper
  • You need to email your paper, report of any plagiarism deduction software and contribution detail of coauthors
  • You will receive response of initial editorial review in 2-3 working days about acceptance or revision before formal review
  • Your paper will be sent for review and you will be notified twice a month about any updates
  • The review response will be communicated along with detailed guidelines
  • Same process would be followed for second and third revision
  • In case of acceptance, you will be advised to submit formatted, improved and edited paper according to APA format
  • You will require to email final paper, scanned copy of agreement and a form for your profile
  • You will be notified when digital version is issued for free downloading and use


Publication Frequency

Periods of Publication

The journal is published quarterly in the months of March, June, September, and December of each Year.

Online Publication

The journal would be publishing online digitally only. All the process would be managed using online features such as submission, review and publication. The papers of journal are in free access domain, however reproduction of contents is subject of formal approval.


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.


IJIAF Readers

IJIAF readers are academic researchers and business managers looking for innovative ideas and unique solutions for their theoretical and practical issues.  The broad types of readers include:

  • Research students in accounting and finance
  • Faculty and researchers in accounting and finance
  • Managers of banks and non-banking financial institutions
  • Financial consultants
  • Financial officers
  • Corporate advocates


Publication Areas

IJIAF invites researches on unique solutions and innovative ideas related to accounting, applied finance and financial market.   The broad areas include:

  • Basic and Management Accounting
  • Managerial, Public and Corporate Finance
  • Theories of Finance
  • Financial Markets
  • Banking and Non-Banking Financial Institutions
  • Islamic Banking and Finance
  • Microfinance
  • Leasing, Insurance and Securities
  • Financial Products and Services
  • International Finance


Editorial Board

Dr.Ahmed Kaleem

Professor of Finance, COMSATS, Lahore, Pakistan

Professor I.U Mangla

Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, USA

Mehmood Shah Khan

Assistant Professor, University of Management and Technology Lahore

Dr. NA Bhatti

Senior Consultant, Ministry of Finance, Saudi Arabia

Dr. Kamran Siddiqui

Head of the Department, DHA Suffah University, Karachi
Dr. Amira Khattak
HOD Management Sciences, Iqra University,Islamabad

Dr. Shoukat Ali
Head Department of Business Education, University of the Punjab


ISSN: 2310-4031

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