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.

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Patrick McQuilken 
Senior Advisor, Media Relations and Communications
Tel: 514-850-4835 
Tel: 514-703-5587 
[email protected]

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Jul 13, 2020, 12:48 ET Launch of Le Grec Dips: Aliments Morehouse Continues to Grow During Pandemic by Offering New Local Products to Quebecers

With the support of the Fonds régionaux de solidarité FTQ, Montréal-based Morehouse is now majority owned by a Quebecer MONTRÉAL, July 13, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - Aliments Morehouse Canada was...


Jul 09, 2020, 08:30 ET Fonds immobilier de solidarité FTQ Increases Fonds d'acquisition de Montréal Budget to $25 Million to Support Community Housing in Montréal

MONTRÉAL, July 9, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - The Fonds immobilier de solidarité FTQ is pleased to announce an additional investment of $15 million in the Fonds d'acquisition de Montréal (FAM), bringing the...


Jul 06, 2020, 11:00 ET Fonds régionaux de solidarité FTQ Québec Invest to Support Probewell's Expansion

QUÉBEC CITY, July 6, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - Probewell, a leading manufacturer of high-accuracy measurement instruments for power utilities, has a new financial partner, the Fonds régionaux de solidarité ...


Jun 30, 2020, 06:30 ET Fonds de solidarité FTQ Generates 0.8% Return for Financial 2019-2020 Despite a Second Semester Marked by COVID-19

$1.4 billion invested for the benefit of businesses and $3.0 billion in redemption requests received from shareholders-savers Highlights as at May 31, 2020: Share value at $44.24 (a decrease of $1.96 ...


Jun 18, 2020, 11:30 ET Fonds de solidarité FTQ Invested $1.4 Billion in 2019-2020 or 40% More Than Projected

Solidarity is more important than ever for the recovery: The Fonds assists local businesses with capital and other forms of support Highlights Investments made in 2019-2020: $1.4 billion (initial...


Jun 15, 2020, 06:30 ET Fonds de solidarité FTQ Invests $40 Million in New Look Vision Group

MONTRÉAL, June 15, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - After investing in New Look Vision Group for the first time in 2013, the Fonds de solidarité FTQ is reaffirming its confidence in the company with a new $40...


Jun 01, 2020, 13:05 ET Fonds de solidarité FTQ invests $7.35 million in InvestEco Sustainable Food Fund III

Greater access to venture capital is essential for Québec's food and agriculture start‑ups in the COVID-19 era MONTRÉAL, June 1, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - As the consequences of the COVID-19 pandemic...


Jun 01, 2020, 07:00 ET Xebec and Fonds de solidarité FTQ launch an investment fund to increase renewable natural gas production in Québec

MONTREAL, June 1, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - Xebec Adsorption Inc. (TSXV: XBC) ("Xebec"), a global provider of clean energy solutions, and Fonds de solidarité FTQ (the "Fonds") are proud to announce the...


Apr 30, 2020, 07:10 ET Vaccine Candidate to Prevent COVID-19: Fonds de solidarité FTQ to Invest $7.5 Million in IMV

QUÉBEC CITY, April 30, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - The Fonds de solidarité FTQ (the "Fonds" will invest $7.5 million in IMV Inc. ("IMV") (Nasdaq: IMV); (TSX: IMV) to support the development of highly...


Mar 10, 2020, 12:43 ET Fonds de solidarité FTQ Invests $3 Million in Exprolink to Support Québec's Transportation Electrification Industry

QUÉBEC CITY and LONGUEUIL, QC, March 10, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - Fonds de solidarité FTQ is investing $3 million to support the growth of Exprolink, a Longueuil-based company operating in the...


Mar 05, 2020, 12:15 ET CIF Metal Welcomes Fonds de solidarité FTQ and Investissement Québec as New Shareholders

Desjardins Capital remains a shareholder as part of this transaction intended to ensure the company's future in Thetford Mines THETFORD MINES, QC, March 5, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - Founded in 1987 in...


Feb 21, 2020, 11:17 ET Fonds de solidarité FTQ's Mario Tremblay Named Chair of SHARE's Board of Directors

SHARE is a leading not-for-profit organization in responsible investment services, research and education VANCOUVER, Feb. 21, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - Since 2000, the Shareholder Association for Research...


Feb 20, 2020, 14:12 ET Fonds immobilier de solidarité FTQ Partners with Devimco Immobilier on MAA Residential Project

MONTRÉAL, Feb. 20, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - The Fonds immobilier de solidarité FTQ is teaming up once more with Devimco Immobilier, this time on the MAA Condominiums and Penthouses project in Montréal's...


Feb 18, 2020, 12:00 ET The Fonds de solidarité FTQ invests C$7.2 million in Theodorus IV, a seed stage venture capital fund

The €38 million Belgian fund opens an office in Montréal MONTRÉAL, Feb. 18, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - To promote the creation of Québec companies based on the results of academic research, Fonds de...


Feb 05, 2020, 10:46 ET Fonds de solidarité FTQ Invests $20 Million in BRIVA FINANCE

BRIVA offers short-term financing to businesses allowing timely completion of their projects MONTRÉAL, Feb. 5, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - Following a career spanning more than 25 years working for financial ...


Jan 20, 2020, 08:30 ET Placements CMI (Marcel Dutil family), CDPQ and the Fonds de solidarité FTQ acquire the Canadian operations of Canam Group

ST. GEORGES, QC, Jan. 20, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - Placements CMI (Marcel Dutil family), Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (CDPQ) and Fonds de solidarité FTQ (the Fonds) have signed a definitive...


Jan 08, 2020, 10:00 ET LQT Therapeutics Announces up to C$1.8M in Seed Funding Led by Fonds de solidarité FTQ to Accelerate Research of New Therapies for Long QT Syndrome

LAVAL, QC, Jan. 8, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - LQT Therapeutics, Inc. ("LQTT"), a newly formed life-science company, today announced it has raised up to C$1.8 Million in seed funding led by Fonds de...


Jan 06, 2020, 06:30 ET /R E P E A T -- Fonds de solidarité FTQ Posts 12-Month Return of 11% and Share Value Reaches $46.20/

Highlights as at November 30, 2019: 12-month return of 11.0%; 6-month return of 5.2%; Share value at $46.20 (+$2.30 since July 2019 and +$4.59 since January 2019); 6-Month comprehensive income...


Dec 31, 2019, 06:30 ET Fonds de solidarité FTQ Posts 12-Month Return of 11% and Share Value Reaches $46.20

Highlights as at November 30, 2019: 12-month return of 11.0%; 6-month return of 5.2%; Share value at $46.20 (+$2.30 since July 2019 and +$4.59 since January 2019); 6-Month comprehensive income...


Dec 10, 2019, 11:37 ET BDC Capital, Fonds de solidarité FTQ, Fondaction and Palomino Capital invest US$29 million in Spring Lane Capital Fund I

The US$156.5 million fund will invest in start-up and post-start-up cleantech companies MONTRÉAL, Dec. 10, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - To support the development of cleantech companies, four Québec-based...


Nov 21, 2019, 00:01 ET The Fonds de solidarité FTQ Suspends Lump-Sum Payments Until May 31, 2020

MONTRÉAL, Nov. 21, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Beginning today, November 21, 2019, and until the end of its financial year on May 31, 2020, the Fonds de solidarité FTQ will no longer accept lump-sum...


Nov 06, 2019, 07:00 ET Amplitude Venture Capital Launches CAD $200 Million Fund Focused on Building World-Class Precision Medicine Companies

TORONTO, Nov. 6, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Amplitude Venture Capital today announced the launch of a CAD $200 million fund to continue its successful investment strategy of building globally competitive...


Oct 01, 2019, 16:00 ET The Fonds de solidarité FTQ announces the composition of its Board of Directors following its shareholders' meeting

MONTRÉAL, Oct. 1, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - During its general annual meeting held on September 28, 2019, the Fonds de solidarité FTQ's shareholders elected the majority of the directors of the Fonds'...


Sep 28, 2019, 14:00 ET Fonds de solidarité FTQ has returned $10 billion of savings to Quebecers since 1983

More than 700,000 Quebecers are now Fonds shareholders, an equivalent to more than 1 worker out of 7 Financial highlights for the fiscal year ended May 31, 2019: Share value at $43.90 (up $2.29 over...


Sep 16, 2019, 07:00 ET Licaplast Industries, a Charter Oak Equity and Fonds de solidarité FTQ Portfolio Company, Acquires M'Plast Inc.

MONTREAL, Sept. 16, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Licaplast Industries – Emballages Inc. ("Licaplast"), a portfolio company of Charter Oak Equity, LP ("Charter Oak") and Fonds de solidarité FTQ, is pleased to...