Deposit insurance systems of post-Soviet countries: A comparative analysis

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Title: Deposit insurance systems of post-Soviet countries: A comparative analysis
Issue: Vol. 11, No 4, 2018
Published date: 12-2018 (print) / 12-2018 (online)
Journal: Journal of International Studies
ISSN: 2071-8330, eISSN: 2306-3483
Authors: Andreas Horsch
Technische Universität Bergakademie Freiberg

Larysa Sysoyeva
Institute for Business Technologies ‘UAB’ of the Sumy State University

Sergii Bogma
PJSC ‘Deloitte & Touche USC’, Kiev
Keywords: post-Soviet countries, deposit insurance, banking systems, European integration
DOI: 10.14254/2071-8330.2018/11-4/2
DOAJ: https://doaj.org/article/027eb70061e3424f8882adb350c5090a
Language: English
Pages: 22-44 (23)
JEL classification: G21, G28, P20
Website: https://www.jois.eu/?465,en_deposit-insurance-systems-of-post-soviet-countries-a-comparative-analysis
File https://www.jois.eu/files/2_560_Horsch%20et%20al.pdf
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This work was supported by the DAAD – German Academic Exchange Service [DAAD Project 57243548].
Abstract

The article provides a comprehensive analysis of deposit insurance systems in the post-Soviet countries as of December 2017. The article brings up to date the earlier databases of Demirgüç-Kunt and various co-authors, covering 15 post-Soviet countries exclusively. The analysis shows that post-Soviet countries are on their way developing deposit insurance systems that can effectively protect clients and help establish a stable financial system. Altogether, the most crucial factor which does not allow post-Soviet countries to fully accept the EU deposit insurance regulations is the divergent course of economic development. The findings are further illustrated along the particular case of Ukraine.

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