About DIC » Our Mission


To provide deposit insurance protection and support for Bahamian Dollar depositors, and thereby contribute to the stability of the domestic financial sector by minimizing the risk of loss to depositors.


To be an effective and prudent deposit insurer, achieving full compliance with international best practices for effective deposit insurance systems.


What is Deposit Insurance?

In simple terms, deposit insurance provides peace of mind in the unlikely event your bank should experience difficulty and be forced to close. Read on for details on the who and what of the coverage we provide.

Is Your Bank or Credit Union A Member?

Need to know if your bank or credit union is a member of the program, and that your funds are insured? Our up-to-date list of member institutions will answer your questions.

Got Questions?

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Frequently Asked Questions
pages for the answers!