Depositors' and Investors' Guarantee Fund
The Depositors' and Investors' Guarantee Fund (Icelandic: Tryggingarsjóður innstæðueigenda og fjárfesta) is the statutory deposit insurance scheme in Iceland. It is established under Act No. 98/1999 on Deposit Guarantees and Investor-Compensation Scheme, which transposes European Union directives 94/19/EC and 97/9/EC into Icelandic law, in accordance with the decisions of the European Economic Area.
- Act No. 98/1999 on Deposit Guarantees and Investor-Compensation Scheme. (in English)
- Directive 94/19/EC of the European Parliament and the Council of 30 May 1994 on deposit-guarantee schemes. OJEC L135 of 31 May 1994, pp. 5–14. Consolidated version.
- Directive 97/9/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 3 March 1997 on investor-compensation schemes. OJEC L084 of 26 March 1997, pp. 22–31.
- Joint EEA Committee Decisions Nos. 18/1994 and 12/1998.