Fonds de solidarité FTQ The Fonds de solidarité FTQ is a development capital investment fund that channels the savings of Quebecers into investments. As at May 31, 2017, the organization had $13.1 billion in net assets, and through its current portfolio of investments has helped create and protect 186,440 jobs. The Fonds is a partner in more than 2,700 companies and has 645,664 shareholder-savers.

Industries:
Labour/Trade Unions | Financial Services
Contact Information:
Patrick McQuilken 
Senior Advisor, Media Relations and Communications
Tel: 514-850-4835 
Tel: 514-703-5587 
pmcquilken@fondsftq.com

Latest

Jul 05, 2019, 06:30 ET Fonds de solidarité FTQ Posts Another Exceptional Year with Shareholder Return of 7.8% and Record Profits of Over $1.1 Billion

Highlights of the year ended May 31, 2019: Share value at $43.90 (an increase of $2.29 over January 2019 and $3.17 over July 2018); Annual return of 7.8%; 6-month return of 5.5%; Annual comprehensive ...


Jun 11, 2019, 11:00 ET Espace Montmorency: Construction Begins on the Largest Urban Hub Ever Built in Laval

A partnership between MONTONI, Groupe Sélection and Fonds immobilier de solidarité FTQ LAVAL, QC, June 11, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Construction begins today on Espace Montmorency, Laval's largest ever...


Jun 11, 2019, 07:00 ET Fonds de solidarité FTQ and Fondaction Invest $13.5 Million to Support the Growth of JLD-Laguë

The Laval company recently acquired TransDiff and Centre de transmission JDH in Québec City LAVAL, QC, June 11, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - The Fonds de solidarité FTQ and Fondaction have invested $10...


Jun 11, 2019, 06:30 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Invitation - Construction Breaks Ground on Espace Montmorency/

Laval's largest urban centre LAVAL, QC, June 6, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - The Fonds immobilier de solidarité FTQ, Groupe MONTONI and Groupe Sélection cordially invite the media to attend the groundbreaking ...


Jun 07, 2019, 07:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media invitation - Announcement of the 1,000th Community Housing Unit Created Thanks to the Fonds d'Investissement de Montréal Founded by Phyllis Lambert/

MONTRÉAL, June 3, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - The partners of the Fonds d'Investissement de Montréal (FIM) are inviting media representatives to the announcement that more than 1,000 community housing units...


Jun 06, 2019, 13:00 ET Media Invitation - Construction Breaks Ground on Espace Montmorency

Laval's largest urban centre LAVAL, QC, June 6, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - The Fonds immobilier de solidarité FTQ, Groupe MONTONI and Groupe Sélection cordially invite the media to attend the groundbreaking ...


Jun 03, 2019, 10:00 ET Media invitation - Announcement of the 1,000th Community Housing Unit Created Thanks to the Fonds d'Investissement de Montréal Founded by Phyllis Lambert

MONTRÉAL, June 3, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - The partners of the Fonds d'Investissement de Montréal (FIM) are inviting media representatives to the announcement that more than 1,000 community housing units...


May 27, 2019, 15:25 ET Creation of Class "C" Shares Approved at Special Meeting of Shareholders of the Fonds de solidarité FTQ

The Fonds is looking to further support the Québec economy and savers LAVAL, QC, May 27, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - At a Special Meeting held today in Laval, shareholders of the Fonds de solidarité FTQ...


May 15, 2019, 07:00 ET Fonds de solidarité FTQ Invests $8.8 Million in Milestone Pharmaceuticals IPO

MONTRÉAL, May 15, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - As an investment partner of Montréal-based Milestone Pharmaceuticals since 2011, the Fonds de solidarité FTQ is proud to contribute to a new milestone in the...


May 15, 2019, 07:00 ET Fonds de solidarité FTQ Acquires Shares of Milestone Pharmaceuticals Inc.

MONTRÉAL, May 15, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - On May 9, 2019, the Fonds de solidarité FTQ acquired, during an Initial Public Offering ("IPO"), 433,333 common shares ("Common Shares") of Milestone...


May 15, 2019, 06:30 ET Fonds régionaux de solidarité FTQ Côte-Nord Invests Over $2.3 Million in Two Crab Fishing Businesses

SEPT-ÎLES, QC, May 15, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Following its recent introduction of a new financing product aimed at the fishing industry, Fonds régionaux de solidarité FTQ Côte-Nord today announced over ...


Apr 30, 2019, 10:00 ET Fonds de solidarité FTQ to Abolish $25 Enrolment Fee as of June 1, 2019

MONTRÉAL, April 30, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - As of June 1, 2019, individuals who open an account at the Fonds de solidarité FTQ will no longer have to pay the $25 enrolment fee. There will therefore be no ...


Apr 26, 2019, 11:03 ET Fonds de solidarité FTQ Donates $35,000 to Red Cross to Help Québec Flood Victims

Information concerning redemption of Fonds de solidarité FTQ shares in case of a loss MONTRÉAL, April 26, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - As hundreds of homes are flooded throughout Québec, the Fonds de...


Mar 15, 2019, 13:00 ET Fonds de solidarité FTQ to Boost Investments to $1 Billion a Year to Support Québec Businesses

The Fonds will focus on supporting energy and technology transitions in the coming years MONTRÉAL, March 15, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - "Since the Fonds de solidarité FTQ was created 35 years ago, the world ...


Mar 15, 2019, 12:00 ET Fonds de solidarité FTQ to Exceed Strategic Planning Objectives with $2.8 Billion Already Invested

MONTRÉAL, March 15, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Before members of the Chamber of Commerce of Metropolitan Montreal, Gaétan Morin, President and CEO of Fonds de solidarité FTQ, made his first assessment of...


Feb 27, 2019, 07:00 ET Hortau Closes $20M Round to Fuel Product Development, Growth, International Expansion

LÉVIS, QC, Feb. 27, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Hortau, a leader in precision irrigation management services for commercial agriculture, today announced the closing of a $20 million equity funding round. The ...


Feb 19, 2019, 10:00 ET Buoyed by a Successful Launch in 2016, Hameau Saint-Jacques Kicks Off Phase 3

QUÉBEC CITY, Feb. 19, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Groupe immobilier SMB and its partner Fonds immobilier de solidarité FTQ today announced the start of construction and marketing of phase three of the Hameau ...


Feb 08, 2019, 07:00 ET Real Estate Sector Survey - Québec City CMA - Households Cautious About Buying a Residential Property

Regarding the 18-34 age group: Intentions to purchase within the next five years 44% intend to buy a property within the next five years 84% want to buy a single-family home 59% want to buy in a...


Feb 08, 2019, 07:00 ET Real Estate Sector Survey - Québec - Buying Intentions Remain Unchanged in the Residential Market - The 18-34 Age Group Still Want to Become Homeowners

Regarding the 18-34 age group: 46% intend to buy a property within the next five years 69% want to buy a single-family home 81% obtained a mortgage the first time they applied 76% have a down payment ...


Feb 08, 2019, 07:00 ET Real Estate Sector Survey - Montréal CMA - Confident in the Future, 18-34 Year Olds Want to Become Homeowners

Regarding the 18-34 age group: Intentions to purchase within the next five years 50% intend to buy a property within the next five years 55% would prefer to live in a city centre under certain...


Feb 06, 2019, 09:01 ET Cirque du Soleil Entertainment Group acquires The Works Entertainment with the financial support of the Fonds de solidarité FTQ and la Caisse

The financing of US$120 million will allow the Group to continue its international growth MONTREAL, Feb. 6, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Cirque du Soleil Entertainment Group announces today the acquisition of ...


Jan 22, 2019, 00:01 ET The Fonds de solidarité FTQ Suspends Lump-Sum Payments Until May 31, 2019

MONTRÉAL, Jan. 22, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Beginning today, January 22, 2019, and until the end of its financial year on May 31, 2019, the Fonds de solidarité FTQ will no longer accept lump-sum...


Jan 05, 2019, 07:00 ET Fonds de solidarité FTQ Posts 12-Month Return of 5.8% and the share value reaches $41.61

The portfolio of private Québec companies continues to perform well Highlights as of November 30, 2018: 12-month return: 5.8% 6-month return: 2.2% Share value at $41.61 (+$0.88 since July 2018 and...


Dec 20, 2018, 11:43 ET Fonds immobilier de solidarité FTQ Partners with Medifice and Ville de Blainville to Build an Indoor Riding Arena

BLAINVILLE, QC, Dec. 20, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - The Fonds immobilier de solidarité FTQ and real estate developer Medifice are partnering on the construction of an indoor riding arena in Blainville. The...


Dec 12, 2018, 10:00 ET Fonds régionaux de solidarité FTQ de l'Est-du-Québec Creates New Financing Product for the Fishing Industry

GASPÉ, QC, Dec. 12, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - The Fonds régionaux de solidarité FTQ de l'Est-du-Québec (Gaspésie–Îles-de-la-Madeleine, Bas-Saint-Laurent, Côte-Nord) have launched a new financing product...