Investment Analysts Journal

ISSN: 1029-3523 (Print)
            2077-0227 (Online)
Publication frequency: 3 issues per year

Impact Factor: 0.71 (2017)
5-year Impact Factor: 0.735 (2017)

Accredited with the DHET (SAPSE)

Official publication of the Investment Analysts Society of South AfricaCo-published with RoutledgeClick here for Open Access options on this journal

Aims & Scope

The Investment Analysts Journal is an international, peer-reviewed journal, publishing high-quality, original research three times a year. The journal publishes significant new research in finance and investments and seeks to establish a balance between theoretical and empirical studies. Papers written in any areas of finance, investment, accounting and economics will be considered for publication. All contributions are welcome but are subject to an objective selection procedure to ensure that published articles answer the criteria of scientific objectivity, importance and replicability.

Readability and good writing style are important. No articles which have been published or are under review elsewhere will be considered. All submitted manuscripts are subject to initial appraisal by the Editor, and, if found suitable for further consideration, to peer review by independent, anonymous expert referees. All peer review is double blind and submission is via email. Accepted papers will then pass through originality checking software. The editors reserve the right to make the final decision with respect to publication.

The Investment Analysts Journal is the official journal of the Investment Analysts Society of South Africa. The Journal is included in the Thomson Reuters Social Science Citation Index and is accredited by the South African Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET).

 

Editors

Editors

Prof Christo Auret - Professor of Finance, School of Economic and Business Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa
Prof Robert Vivian - Professor of Insurance and Risk Management, School of Economic and Business Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa

Editorial Board 

Prof Doojin Ryu - Tenured Associate Professor, Department of Economics,  Sungkyunkwan University, South Korea
Prof Eon van der Merwe Smit - Professor of Business Statistics,  University of Stellenbosch Business School, South Africa    
Prof Mike Ward - Chair of Finance, Gordon Institute of Business Science,  University of Pretoria, South Africa

Latest Issue

Volume 47, Issue 2, 2018

Article

International transmission of risk factor movements: The case of developed markets
Author(s): Hyung-Suk ChoiSchool of Business, Korea, Doojin RyuCollege of Economics, Korea, Heejin YangSchool of Finance, Korea
Pages: 111–126
Does relative efficiency matter? An analysis of market uncertainty
Author(s): Hyoung-joo LimDivision of Accounting/Tax and Management Information Systems, South Korea, Dafydd MaliSheffield Business School, Sheffield Hallam University, UK
Pages: 127–148
The inflation hedging ability of individual shares: Evidence from the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE)
Author(s): Johannes Hendrik van RooyenDepartment of Business Management, South Africa, Daniel Lee JonesDepartment of Business Management, South Africa
Pages: 149–164
Less pain, more gain: Volatility-adjusted residual momentum in international equity markets
Author(s): Adam ZarembaDepartment of Investment and Capital Markets, Poland, Mehmet UmutluDepartment of International Trade and Finance, Turkey, Alina MaydyburaDubai Business School, United Arab Emirates
Pages: 165–191

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