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DEPOSITOR, contracts. He who makes a deposit.
     2. He is generally entitled to receive the deposit from the depositary, but to this rule there are exceptions; as. when the depositor at the time of making the deposit had no title to the property deposited, and the owner claims it from the depositary, the depositor cannot recover it; and for this reason, that he can never be in a better situation than the owner. 1 Barn. & Ald. 450; 5 Taunt. 759. As to the place where the depositor is entitled to receive his deposit, see Story on Bailm. Sec. 117-120 1 Bouv. Inst. n. 1063.

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Administrators told MPs that income from the winding up Laiki's assets has reached e1/4192 mln, while depositors had lost a total of e1/44 bln.
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The Imperial Bank Depositors Lobby Group now wants CBK governor Patrick Njoroge to come clean on the final percentage they are going to receive from the original deposits and the balance which will remain with the Kenya Depositors Insurance Corporation.
The Monetary Board of the Central Bank of Sri Lanka (CBSL) at its meeting held on 08th February 2019, having considered the weak financial performances of TFC, decided to take a number of regulatory actions, as temporary measures, under the provisions of FBA, with effect from 15th February 2019, with a view to safeguard the interests of the depositors and other stakeholders of the company, the Central Bank of Sri Lanka said in a statement on Friday.
The low number of bank depositors suggests that the financial system is not fairly developed and it will be not wrong to say that Pakistan is an undocumented economy.
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State Bank of Pakistan reiterates its commitment to safeguard the interest of depositors and stability of the banking system of the country.
The court ruled on lawsuits filed against the Council of the European Union by two groups of plaintiffs, individuals and companies, which were at the time depositors, bondholders or shareholders of the two banks and included the Nicosia-based Kypros Chrysostomides & Co.
39216-G of 2018 has made an order dated July 8, 2018, and the instructions provided in the order in no way pertain to the regular operations of the Summit bank and affects the depositor's money, said a press release issued by State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) here on Monday.

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