The purpose of this special issue is to collect high-quality recent research on different problems related to “Finance, technology and sustainability”, including research pertaining to sustainable and responsible finance, fintech, blockchain and its impacts, cryptography and security, collaborative finance, financial inclusion, …
The issue will carry revised and substantially extended versions of selected papers presented at the International Conference on Research and Studies in Finance (ICRSF'20), but we also strongly encourage researchers unable to participate in the conference to submit articles for this call.
ASSADI Djamchid (Burgundy School of Business of Dijon, Bourgogne University, France)
BENALI Mimoun (National School of Business and Management of Fez, Sidi Mohamed Ben Abdellah University, Morocco)
EL BOUHADI Abdelhamid (National School of Business and Management of Fez, Sidi Mohamed Ben Abdellah University, Morocco)
TAGHZOUTI Abdellatif (National School of Business and Management of Fez, Sidi Mohamed Ben Abdellah University, Morocco).
Suitable topics include, but are not limited, to the following:
Sustainable and responsible finance: issues and perspectives
Degree of financial market integration of sustainable and responsible finance
Performance of ethical funds versus conventional funds
Green and ecological finance
Fair finance and solidarity finance
Mobilization of long-term savings and intergenerational social inclusion
Origins and foundations of blockchains
Blockchain, internet security and distributed networks
Blockchain, mining and the future of cryptocurrencies
Issues and applications of blockchains
Blockchain, capital markets and settlement systems
Blockchain and financial inclusion
Blockchain and collaborative and participative funding
Regulation of cryptocurrencies and digital transactions.
Financial market innovations and transaction security
Trading Techniques and Moral Principles and Ethics of Brokerage Trades
Regulation of market activity versus ethical and moral education of actors
Ideological, economic and religious underpinnings of Islamic finance
Islamic finance and sustainability issues
Finance in accordance with religious precepts and financial inclusion.
PEP Platforms: challenges and opportunities
Foundations of the Sharing Economy and Innovation Paradigms
Collaborative consumption and innovative business models
Collaborative finance and stakeholder strategies
Digital transformation of financial services
New technologies, entrepreneurship and collaborative finance
Crowdfunding and financial inclusion
Governance and financing of young innovative companies
Challenges, risks and opportunities of fintech
Governance of fintech
Fintech and moralization of public life
Fintech and financial inclusion
Fintech and sustainability.
Notes to Authors:
All papers are refereed through a peer review process.
All papers must be submitted online. To submit a paper, please read the Inderscience submitting articles page.
Authors can register with this online submission system: https://www.inderscience.com/info/inauthors/author_submit.php
As indicated on the journal home page, “Conference papers may only be submitted if the paper has been completely re-written (taken to mean more than 50%).” As these papers will be substantially rewritten, they will need to go through the journal’s review process in the normal way, as ‘new’ papers submitted to the journal.
Manuscripts due by: May, 1st, 2020
Notification to authors: July, 1st, 2020
Final versions due by: September, 1st, 2020