DIFK representatives attended EFDI D2I Workshop on “Single Customer View (SCV): Issues, Challenges and Solutions for DGSs” organized by the European Forum of Deposit Insurers (EFDI)

Representatives of DIFK attended EFDI D2I Workshop on “Single Customer View (SCV): Issues, Challenges and Solutions for DGSs” organized by the De Nederlandsche Bank (Netherlands) and the Financial Services Compensation Scheme (UK)  under the umbrella of the European Forum of Deposit Insurers (EFDI). The event took place on 13 April, 2018 at De Bazel ConferenceREAD MORE

The Managing Director represented DIFK in the International Conference of the European Regional Committee of IADI and participated in experts training workshop on Core Principles and the Methodology

The Managing Director of the Deposit Insurance Fund of Kosovo, Mrs. Violeta Arifi – Krasniqi participated in the International Conference with the theme: “Resolution and Deposit Guarantee Schemes in Europe: Incomplete Processes and Uncertain Outcomes”, organized by the European Regional Committee of IADI held on 23 of march 2018, which discussed the following themes, intoREAD MORE

The Managing Director participated in EBRD Leadership seminar “Managing Todays Dynamic Organisation”

The Managing Director of the Deposit Insurance Fund of Kosovo, Mrs. Violeta Arifi – Krasniqi participated in the Leadership seminar “Managing Todays Dynamic Organisations” held at the Joint Vienna Institute. The seminar, sponsored by the European Bank of Reconstruction and Development “EBRD”, is a programme designed to address the needs of the countries that areREAD MORE

Senior Compensation Officer for attended the FDIC 101 training program organized by FDIC from 12-16 March 2018

Senior Compensation Officer, Ms. Lirika Ulaj, attended the FDIC 101 training program organized by FDIC (Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation). FDIC 101 is a 5-day program that reflects governing policies and procedures used by FDIC to support its mandates in insuring deposits, banking supervision and bank resolutions. FDIC’s field experts presented the roles and functions ofREAD MORE

Deposit Insurance Fund of Kosovo publishes the Strategic Plan for the period 2018-2022

The Deposit Insurance Fund of Kosovo (DIFK) published the Strategic Plan for the period 2018-2022, approved by the Management Board on 18 January 2018, which will ensure institutional development in accordance with the European Directive on Deposit Guarantee and Fundamental Principles of IADI. The Strategic Plan includes a five-year planning period, 2018-2022, with a visionREAD MORE

DIFK, at a joint workshop, reviewed the ‘Standard Operating Procedure on Compensation Process’

The DIFK staff held a joint workshop aimed at reviewing the ‘Standard Operating Procedure on Compensation Process’ respectively the Preparatory Phase. The workshop held from 12 – 15 February 2018 in Tirana, addressed recommendations and lessons learned from simulation of ‘Insured event’ carried on 28 & 29 September 2017 between the staff of DIFK andREAD MORE

DIFK was represented by Managing Director at IADI Executive Council meeting and the conference organized by Financial Stability Institute

Managing Director, Ms. Violeta Arifi Krasniqi, in the capacity as member, represented DIFK in the Committee meetings and the 54th meeting of the Executive Board of IADI (International Association of Deposit Insurers), whereby, among others, the Code of Ethics was adopted, and the initiative for establishment of a working group for exploring options for fundingREAD MORE

From 1st of January 2018, the deposit insurance limit is increased to € 5,000

The Deposit Insurance Fund of Kosovo (DIFK) would like to inform you that from 1st of January 2018, the deposit insurance limit has been increased from €4,000 to €5,000, in line with article 3, paragraph 1 of the Law No. 04/L-133 on Deposit Insurance. All DIFK member banks have been provided with certificates of memberships andREAD MORE

DIFK representatives attended a one day workshop on Deposit Insurance Systems organized by World Bank: Financial Sector Advisory Center (FINSAC)

Representatives of DIFK attended a one day workshop  on Deposit Insurance Systems: Addressing Emerging Challenges in Funding, Investment, Risk-based Contributions & Stress Testing. The workshop was organized by World Bank – Vienna Financial Sector Advisory Center (FinSAC). The workshop which took place on November 30, 2017, at FinSAC office in Vienna was attended by theREAD MORE

DIFK participated in the International Conference “Access to Finance, Bank lending and the Banking Sectors in Central, Eastern and Southeastern Europe”

Ms. Violeta Arifi-Krasniqi DIFK Managing Director on 14.11.2017 will participate in the International Conference “Access to Finance, Bank lending and the Banking Sectors in Central, Eastern and Southeastern Europe”, co-organized by the Central Bank of the Republic of Kosovo, National Bank of Austria and the European Investment Bank. The purpose of organizing this conference isREAD MORE