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New Issue: November 35(11)

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The November issue of RFS has published! The Editor’s Choice paper is: “The Rise of Finance Companies and FinTech Lenders in Small Business Lending” by Manasa Gopal and Philipp Schnabl  

Impact Factor

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We are pleased to share that the RFS impact factor for 2021 has risen to 8.414, ranking it 2 out of 111 in the SSCI – Finance category and 10 out of 379 in the SSCI – Economics category (Clarivate, 2021).

New Issue: October 35(10)

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The October issue of RFS has published! The Editor’s Choice paper is: “Credit Ratings and Market Information” by Alessio Piccolo and Joel Shapiro

Submission system down for maintenance

Please note that Editorial Express will be down for scheduled maintenance from 5pm ET August 26 through 8am ET August 29. You will not be able to submit papers during this time.

New Issue: September 35(9)

The September issue of RFS has published! The Editor’s Choice paper is: “Does Career Risk Deter Potential Entrepreneurs?” by Joshua D. Gottlieb, Richard R. Townsend, and Ting Xu

Advisory Editor

We are pleased to welcome Peter C. Mueller to the advisory editor team. Peter is a fourth year PhD candidate in finance at the University of Oklahoma. We thank Tengfei Zhang for his service in the advisory editor role, and wish him the best of luck in his new role as an Assistant Professor of Finance at Rutgers School of Business–Camden.

Call for Papers: Big Data and Securities Markets

The Call for Papers for Big Data and Securities Markets is now available. The conference, which features a dual submission option with RFS, will take place January 13, 2023, in Cambridge, Massachusetts. The RFS sponsoring editor is Itay Goldstein. The submission deadline is September 23, 2022.