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Oct 12, 2017, 07:30 ET 2017 Ajusto survey: The Desjardins program is making better drivers

MONTREAL, Oct. 12, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - A recent survey of Ajusto users confirms that, since Desjardins launched the program in 2013, it has helped improve the way people drive. Safer drivers The...


May 16, 2017, 07:30 ET Desjardins General Insurance Group reports 2017 first quarter results

Net loss of $11.4 million and a return on equity of -3.3% Unfavorable current year loss ratio mainly due to the impact of severe weather Solid organic growth with policies in force increasing to more ...


Feb 28, 2017, 07:30 ET Desjardins General Insurance Group reports 2016 fourth quarter and year-end results

Direct premiums written of $4,463.2 million for 2016 Net income for the year of $262.3 million and a return on equity of 12.4% 24th consecutive year of underwriting profit with a combined ratio...


Nov 14, 2016, 07:00 ET Desjardins General Insurance Group reports third quarter results

Net income of $12.1 million and a combined ratio excluding market yield adjustment of 88.4% An increase in direct premiums written of 8.0% Return on equity of 1.0% mostly due to high auto insurance...


Aug 15, 2016, 07:00 ET Desjardins General Insurance Group reports second quarter results

Net income of $48.4 million and a combined ratio excluding market yield adjustment of 99.1% Return on equity of 9.3% Major effort to assist clients impacted by the Fort McMurray wildfires LEVIS, QC,...


Mar 02, 2016, 07:00 ET Desjardins General Insurance Group reports solid 2015 fourth quarter and year-end results

Direct premiums written growth of 83.0% in the year, bolstered by the acquisition of State Farm's Canadian P&C insurance operations and strong organic growth Net income of $328.8 million in 2015 and...


Nov 25, 2015, 08:31 ET Desjardins General Insurance Group reports third quarter results

Direct premiums written of $1,063.5 million, an increase of 82.8% compared to the same period last year, mainly reflecting the addition of State Farm's Canadian P&C insurance operations Strong...


Aug 27, 2015, 08:01 ET Desjardins General Insurance Group reports second quarter results

Direct written premiums of $1,133.1 million, reflecting the addition of State Farm's Canadian P&C insurance operations Net income of $184.8 million and a combined ratio excluding MYA of 72.6%, due in ...


May 28, 2015, 08:01 ET Desjardins General Insurance Group reports first quarter results

Direct written premiums of $908.7 million, an increase of 77.8% compared to the same period last year, reflecting the addition of the State Farm's Canadian P&C insurance operations Organic growth of...


Mar 27, 2015, 08:31 ET Desjardins Insurance launches the new Ajusto app

MONTREAL, March 27, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - Desjardins Insurance is introducing the new Ajusto app for smartphones. With this launch, Desjardins becomes the first insurer in Canada to offer a 100% mobile ...


Mar 10, 2015, 08:01 ET Desjardins General Insurance Group reports 2014 fourth quarter and year-end results

ROE of 12.9%, including costs related to the purchase of State Farm's Canadian operations. Direct written premiums increased 6.3% in Q4-2014 compared to the same period in 2013, and 5.9% for the full ...


Nov 27, 2014, 07:01 ET Desjardins General Insurance Group reports strong third quarter results

Financial Highlights Third quarter net income of $63.0 million, with an ROE of 20.9% Premium growth of 5.8%, despite auto rate reductions in Ontario Three JD Power customer satisfaction awards LÉVIS, ...


Aug 28, 2014, 07:00 ET Desjardins General Insurance Group reports increase for second quarter

Second quarter net income of $49.4 million, with an ROE of 17.1% Direct written premiums of $616.4 million, an increase 5.4% 50,000 clients registered after one year for DGIG's usage based insurance...


Jul 16, 2014, 11:27 ET Desjardins Insurance's Plan Sponsor Ecosystem wins top honours from the Insurance & Financial Communicators Association

MONTREAL, July 16, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - Desjardins Insurance's Group Retirement Services' innovative Plan Sponsor services, known as the 'Plan Sponsor Ecosystem' has been honoured with a number of...


May 29, 2014, 09:00 ET Desjardins General Insurance Group Reports First Quarter Results

Growth in direct written premiums of 6.0% compared to the same period in 2013 Net income of $16.7 million Return on equity of 5.9% LÉVIS, QC, May 29, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - For the first three months...


Mar 13, 2014, 07:00 ET Desjardins General Insurance Group reports solid fourth quarter and year-end results in 2013

Direct written premiums increased by 6.7% to pass the $2 billion mark in 2013 Net income rose by 7.8% to $195.2 million for the year Return on equity for the full year of 19.0% LÉVIS, QC, March 13,...


Nov 25, 2013, 09:01 ET Desjardins General Insurance Group reports solid third quarter

Highlights Net income of $45.4 million, up from $20.9 million in Q3 2012. Direct written premiums increased by 6.3% compared to the same period in 2012, entirely through organic growth. Combined...


Aug 26, 2013, 10:01 ET Desjardins General Insurance Group reports solid second quarter and half-year results

Second quarter net income of $42.5 million, with an ROE of 17.4% Direct written premiums increased by 6.3% in the quarter, entirely through organic growth Combined ratio of 88.4%, an 8.3 percentage...


May 23, 2013, 10:01 ET Desjardins General Insurance Group reports first quarter results

Growth in direct written premiums of 6.1% Net income of $25.4 million Return on equity (ROE) of 10.9% LÉVIS, QC, May 23, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - For the first three months ended March 31, 2013,...


May 13, 2013, 10:16 ET Take control of how much you save on your car insurance with Ajusto

Desjardins Insurance offers up to an additional 25% in savings LÉVIS, QC, May 13, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - Ajusto, from Desjardins Insurance, offers consumers the opportunity to control their car...


May 13, 2013, 10:15 ET New usage-based insurance program from Desjardins Insurance puts Ontarians in the driver's seat

Drivers with good habits can now save up to 25 per cent on their car insurance TORONTO, May 13, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - Today, Desjardins Insurance is launching Ajusto, the first widely-available car...


May 08, 2013, 11:01 ET Emergency Preparedness Week (May 5-11) - Quebec home retrofitted to reduce the impact of winter storms and earthquakes

TORONTO, May 8, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - The Institute for Catastrophic Loss Reduction (ICLR) in partnership with Desjardins retrofitted a Quebec home to reduce the impact of winter storms and earthquakes....


May 08, 2013, 07:01 ET /R E P E A T -- Media advisory - Tour a Quebec home retrofitted to reduce the risk of winter storm and earthquake/

LÉVIS, QC, May 2, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - The Institute for Catastrophic Loss Reduction (ICLR) in partnership with Desjardins Insurance retrofitted a Quebec home to reduce the impact of winter storm and...


May 02, 2013, 10:01 ET Media advisory - Tour a Quebec home retrofitted to reduce the risk of winter storm and earthquake

LÉVIS, QC, May 2, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - The Institute for Catastrophic Loss Reduction (ICLR) in partnership with Desjardins Insurance retrofitted a Quebec home to reduce the impact of winter storm and...


Mar 14, 2013, 09:01 ET Desjardins General Insurance Group Records 20th Straight Year with Underwriting Profit in 2012

Growth in direct written premiums of 8.2% Net income of $185.9 million 20th consecutive year generating an underwriting profit LÉVIS, QC, March 14, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - For the year ended December 31, ...