BCBS and the International Association of Deposit Insurers have published a set of core principles for effective deposit systems. The 18 principles cover:

  • setting objectives;
  • mandates and powers;
  • governance;
  • relationships with other safety-net participants and cross-border issues;
  • membership and coverage;
  • funding;
  • public awareness;
  • selected legal issues;
  • failure resolution; and
  • reimbursing depositors and recoveries.