Risk minimization is a key mandate of the Corporation, implemented under the Risk and Examination Directorate, it involves early detection and timely intervention in regard to risk exposures of member institutions to the Deposit Insurance Fund. This helps to minimize failure of institutions that may have adverse effects to the entire financial system. Through the risk management function, KDIC continues to proactively assess the risk exposure of member institutions through offsite surveillance and on exceptional case through a special onsite examination for detection of early warning signs for troubled institutions.