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Dec 10, 2018, 10:01 ET Desjardins takes news steps to combat climate change

MONTREAL, Dec. 10, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - A year ago, Desjardins announced measures to become proactive in the fight against climate change. The initiatives centred on reducing its carbon footprint,...


Nov 26, 2018, 09:00 ET Desjardins Investments proposes changes to SocieTerra Growth Portfolio and Desjardins Québec Balanced Fund

MONTREAL, Nov. 26, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - Desjardins Investments Inc. ("DI"), manager of the Desjardins Funds, today announced changes to SocieTerra Growth Portfolio (the "Portfolio") and Desjardins...


Nov 21, 2017, 13:30 ET State Farm brand in Canada to become Desjardins Insurance

As part of Desjardins's continued integration plan, former State Farm Canadian business is becoming Desjardins Insurance LEVIS, QC, Nov. 21, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - In January 2015, Desjardins Group the...


Nov 10, 2017, 11:34 ET Results for the third quarter of 2017 - Desjardins Group records surplus earnings of $758 million for the third quarter

The amount returned to members and the community reached $84 million, up $19 million LÉVIS, QC, Nov. 10, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - For the third quarter ended September 30, 2017, Desjardins Group, Canada's ...


Nov 09, 2017, 10:00 ET HEC Montréal Creates a NSERC-Prompt Industrial Research Chair in User Experience With Six Industry Partners and the Federal and Provincial Governments

MONTRÉAL, Nov. 9, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - HEC Montréal is very proud to announce the creation of its first-ever industrial research chair. The NSERC-Prompt Industrial Research Chair in User Experience...


Oct 26, 2017, 09:31 ET Desjardins Capital and Siparex join forces to put their private equity expertise to work helping companies grow on both sides of the Atlantic

Both companies already work with Quebec-based and European SMEs QUÉBEC CITY, Oct. 26, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - Desjardins Capital, the venture and development capital fund management arm of Desjardins...


Oct 26, 2017, 09:30 ET Desjardins Group's innovative Desjardins Capital SME fund will support the growth of SMEs across Quebec

An estimated $500 million investment over five years QUÉBEC CITY, Oct. 26, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - "We've listened to our clients who want to diversify their investment portfolios. We've also listened to ...


Oct 25, 2017, 08:30 ET Media Advisory - Desjardins Group to announce two major initiatives supporting the growth of small and medium-sized businesses

LÉVIS, QC, Oct. 25, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - Desjardins Group will announce two strategic initiatives to support small and medium-sized businesses at 9:30 a.m. (ET) on Thursday, October 26, 2017, by press ...


Oct 24, 2017, 07:30 ET Desjardins's Cybersecurity Kit: A great toolkit for SMEs

MONTREAL, Oct. 24, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - Companies are confronted with a number of risks that can compromise their productivity and growth on a daily basis. Data theft, fraud, computer piracy and...


Oct 18, 2017, 09:30 ET Co-op Week: some 7,100 Desjardins officers and employees join forces to help young people, including residents of the 30 Auberges du cœur youth shelters

LÉVIS, QC, Oct. 18, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - "The Auberges du cœur is a network of 30 youth shelters across Quebec. Every year, they provide shelter and support for more than 3,500 at-risk youth between...


Oct 17, 2017, 10:01 ET Desjardins Announces October 2017 Cash Distributions for Desjardins ETFs

MONTREAL, Oct. 17, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - Desjardins Global Asset Management Inc. (DGAM), acting as manager and portfolio advisor of the Desjardins Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs), announces today the...


Oct 02, 2017, 07:00 ET I Keep It to Myself campaign: three Quebec financial institutions join forces once again to fight fraud

MONTREAL, Oct. 2, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - For the second year in a row, Desjardins Group, National Bank and Laurentian Bank are joining forces during Cyber Security Awareness Month to sponsor the I Keep...


Sep 19, 2017, 10:01 ET Desjardins Announces September and Third Quarter of 2017 Cash Distributions for Desjardins ETFs

MONTREAL, Sept. 19, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - Desjardins Global Asset Management Inc. (DGAM), acting as manager and portfolio advisor of the Desjardins Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs), announces today the...


Jan 28, 2016, 07:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media advisory - Launch of VIVA MTL - Bringing Montrealers together/

MONTREAL, Jan. 22, 2016 /CNW Telbec/ - Media representatives are invited to attend the launch of VIVA MTL, Desjardins' contribution to the Je fais Mtl citizen movement. Throughout the year, VIVA MTL...


Jan 22, 2016, 13:00 ET Media advisory - Launch of VIVA MTL - Bringing Montrealers together

MONTREAL, Jan. 22, 2016 /CNW Telbec/ - Media representatives are invited to attend the launch of VIVA MTL, Desjardins' contribution to the Je fais Mtl citizen movement. Throughout the year, VIVA MTL...


Sep 02, 2014, 08:30 ET 3Macs and Desjardins Securities announce acquisition completion

Acquisition of three Desjardins Securities branches by 3Macs translates into new opportunities for both businesses TORONTO, September 2, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - Following their agreement announcement on...


Jun 18, 2014, 10:31 ET 3Macs and Desjardins Securities reach collaboration agreement

Acquisition of three Desjardins Securities branches by 3Macs translates into new opportunities for both businesses TORONTO, June 18, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - 3Macs and Desjardins Securities, the brokerage ...