The journal is a top tier peer-reviewed academic and practitioner journal that publishes high-quality articles with a focus on digital finance and innovation as well as on the analysis of digital and internet innovations on financial services and the economy. The journal publishes theoretical or empirical, qualitative or quantitative papers of interest to academics, practitioners, and regulators with the emphasis on empirical, financial market, and investment innovation, financial policy research and recommendations related to improving the welfare in the digital economy.

 The journal supports transparent and reproducible research practices through QuantNet at, which is a collection of QuantLets designed as an easily accessible code pool. QuantLets are codes written in Python, R, Matlab, or other programming languages. QuantNet benefits the research community by providing open access to all research and teaching codes and programs.


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  • Wolfgang Karl Härdle,
  • Min Dai,
  • Steven Kou
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Hybrid (Transformative Journal). How to publish with us, including Open Access

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31,569 (2021)

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