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.

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  • Wolfgang Karl Härdle,
  • Steven Kou,
  • Min Dai
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54 days
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295 days
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28,977 (2020)

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  • Call for Papers: Deep Learning in Finance

    Guest Editors: Weinan E, Princeton University, USA; Beijing Institute of Big Data Research, China; Ruimeng Hu, University of California, Santa Barbara, USA; Shige Peng, Shandong University, China

    Deadline for paper submission: 14 December 2021

  • Call for Papers: Smart Contract Based Electricity Markets

    Guest Editors: Souhir Ben Amor, Humboldt University of Berlin; Brenda Lopez Cabrera, Humboldt University of Berlin; Florian Ziel, University Duisburg-Essen; Rafał Weron, Wrocław University of Science and Technology; Rüdiger Kiesel, University Duisburg-Essen

    Deadline for paper submission: 31 October 2021

  • Call for Papers: Data Science in a Digital Society

    Guest Editors: Lucian Visinescu, Texas State University, Miruna Mazurencu‐Marinescu‐Pele, The Bucharest University of Economic Studies and Daniel Traian Pele, The Bucharest University of Economic Studies
    Deadline for paper submission: 30 December 2021

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