Journal of Islamic Banking and Finance

ISSN: 2374-2666 (Print Version)

ISSN: 2374-2658 (Electronic Version)

Frequency: Semi-annually (2 issues per year)

Nature: Print and Online

Submission E-mail: [email protected]

Language of Publication: English

Journal of Islamic Banking and Finance is a refereed international journal. The aim of the journal is to be the leading outlet for the best research in Islamic banking and finance. All papers are subject to a minimum of double blind refereeing. The journal publishes the papers that provide in-depth insight and analysis into current issues within Islamic finance and bank management, Issue- or results-focused case studies, illustrating research and product developments, and instances of best practice. It provides comprehensive cover of research in this expanding area which will serve as a central repository for research in the field, bridging the interests of scholars and practitioners and bringing the results of research and product development to the attention of the international financial and business management community.

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Editorial Board

Prof. Yousef Jahmani, Ph.D., CPA, Savannah State University, USA.
Dr. Faisal G. Khamis, Department of Banking and Finance, AL-Zaytoonah University of Jordan.
Dr. Mohammad O. Al-Smadi, Department of Banking, Al Imam Mohammad Ibn Saud Islamic University, Saudi Arabia.
Dr. Hasan Dincer, Department of Banking and Finance, Beykent University, Turkey.
Dr. Marina Mustapha, Taylor’s Business School, Malaysia.
Prof. Dr. Nisar Ahmad, Imperial College of Business Studies, Lahore, Pakistan.
Dr Hodo B. Riman, Department of Banking and Finance, University of Calabar, Nigeria.
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