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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 ...


Mar 21, 2017, 07:37 ET Alert! Desjardins launches a new water damage prevention program - A connected object gives policyholders more peace of mind

LÉVIS, QC, March 21, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - Desjardins is announcing the launch of Alert, a new home insurance program to prevent water damage, available nationwide. When clients with a home insurance...


Mar 13, 2017, 10:30 ET Desjardins introduces new flood coverage for Canadians

LÉVIS, QC, March 13, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - Thanks to new flood coverage—Endorsement 16d in insurance jargon—customers of Desjardins (Desjardins Insurance, The Personal and State Farm Canada) who live...


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 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...


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,...


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, ...


Nov 23, 2012, 07:31 ET Desjardins General Insurance Group reports strong growth in third quarter

Highlights Net income of $126 million for first three quarters, up $39.8 million from 2011 Gross written premiums increases of 9.1% in third quarter and 9% for the first three quarters, entirely...


Aug 23, 2012, 09:01 ET Desjardins General Insurance Group reports strong second quarter and half year results

Highlights: 2nd quarter net income of $39.5 million and half-year net income of $103.8 million, up 137% and 78.3%, respectively, from the same period in 2011 Direct written premiums increase in first ...


Jun 05, 2012, 09:01 ET Desjardins General Insurance Group reports first quarter results

Net income of $64.3 million, up 54.5% from Q1 2011 Direct written premiums increased 8.7%, entirely through organic growth Loss ratio of 63.6%, down 2.3 points compared to Q1 2011 Combined ratio of...


Mar 21, 2012, 06:31 ET Desjardins General Insurance Group posts strong growth and profitability in 2011

Premium growth of over 11% in 2011 19th consecutive year generating an underwriting profit 17.4% return on equity Net income of $128.2 million LÉVIS, QC, March 21, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - For the year...