Funds that are deposited with an MFI without a specified maturity and may be withdrawn on demand either subject to notifying the MFI within an agreed period of notice or subject to payment of a substantial penalty (e.g. savings deposits).
The definition of the concept is consistent with Regulation (EU) No 1071/2013 of the European Central Bank of 24 September 2013 concerning the balance sheet of the monetary financial institutions sector (recast) (ECB/2013/33).