On 12-14 April 2019, the General Director of the Deposit Insurance Agency, Mr. Genci Mamani, attended the Spring Meetings of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and of the World Bank Group (WB) in Washington. Each year the Spring Meetings, bring together central bank governors and finance ministers of the member states, senior managers of international financial institutions, as well as representatives of the academic world, business and civil society.
The Deposit Insurance Agency represented by Mr. Mamani was part of a joint delegation, consisting of the Bank of Albania: represented by the Governor Mr. Gent Sejko, First Deputy Governor, Ms. Luljeta Minxhozi, as well as other senior executives of the Bank and the Ministry of Finance: represented by the Minister of Finance and Economy, Ms. Anila Denaj, Deputy Minister Mr. Erjon Luci and other MoFE officials.
In this context the General Director, Mr. Mamani held meetings with the World Bank Financial Advisory Center (FINSAC) and the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) of the United States of America. The good relations and the successful cooperation between the institutions was highly evaluated during the meetings.
The General Director expressed his gratitude to the representatives of these institutions for the ongoing assistance offered on the reforming of the Albanian Deposit Insurance Agency and for strengthening the professional and operational capacities of its employees. During these meetings, the extend of cooperation and technical assistance for advancing the knowledge on the additional functions given to the Agency by the Law “On recovery and resolution of banks in the Republic of Albania” was specifically requested.