• This Consultation Paper outlines proposals to enhance the current legal framework for the resolution of regulated non-viable financial institutions (FIs) in Jamaica. The institutions proposed to be within the scope of this framework include: financial holding companies (FHCs), commercial banks, merchant banks and building societies regulated by Bank of Jamaica as well as securities dealers...

  • International Association of Deposit Insurers


    Policymakers have choices regarding how they can protect depositors and contribute to financial system stability. Explicit, limited-coverage deposit insurance ( a...

  • The financial crisis struck in late 2007. It began when the real estate bubble burst which resulted in the foreclosure of hundreds of thousands of homes. Unfortunately, this had a ripple effect that resulted in millions of Americans defaulting on their mortgages which in turn meant that thousands of banks became insoluble and bankrupt.

  • The International Association of Deposit Insurers (IADI) was formed in May 2002 to enhance the effectiveness of deposit insurance systems by promoting guidance and international cooperation. Members of IADI conduct research and produce guidance for the benefit of those countries seeking to establish or improve a deposit insurance system. Members also share...


1 Pre - Symposium Luncheon Wednesday August 28 2013

Promoting Financial Inclusion Through Public Education and Awareness

4 Financial Markets Fair Saturday August 31 2013