QUÉBEC, May 1, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - The Ministère des Finances du Québec
today announced that the sales campaign for the June 1, 2014 issue of
Québec Savings Bonds has begun May 1, 2014. These bonds are redeemable
at any time without penalty and will bear interest at 1.40% until May
31, 2015. Thereafter, the interest rate will be set annually depending
on market conditions.
At the same time, the Department announced that the rate on outstanding
Québec Savings Bonds will be set at 1.40% as of June 1, 2014 and will
remain in force until May 31, 2015.
Savings and retirement products issued by the Québec government are
flexible and safe investment vehicles that allow Quebecers to have
their money work for them while contributing to the development of
These products are eligible, without fees, for the various accounts
offered by Épargne Placements Québec, namely Investment Savings
account, TFSA, RRSP, RRIF, LIRA and LIF. They are available from
Épargne Placements Québec by contacting an investment officer at 1 800
463-5229, Monday through Friday, from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
For more information, you can also visit the Épargne Placements Québec
website at www.epq.gouv.qc.ca.
SOURCE: Ministère des Finances
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