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Apr 02, 2014, 09:00 ET Launch of Compassion Insurance - A new group insurance product to balance working and caregiving

QUEBEC CITY, April 2, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - SSQ Financial Group, a leader in the group insurance industry, is proud to introduce compassion insurance, an innovative product that helps balance working...


Mar 12, 2014, 13:53 ET The SSQ Tower to be built at Place Charles-Le Moyne in Longueuil - A major project that symbolizes the growth of SSQ Financial Group

LONGUEUIL, QC, March 12, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - The construction of a prestigious building with a distinctive and bright architectural style began today. It will be completed in 2016 and will...


Mar 12, 2014, 07:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Invitation to the press - Strong and steady growth continues for SSQ Financial Group as it consolidates its presence in the greater metropolitan area/

QUEBEC CITY, March 10, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - SSQ Financial Group is pleased to invite media representatives to a press conference during which its CEO, Mr. René Hamel, along with the mayor of...


Mar 10, 2014, 10:38 ET Invitation to the press - Strong and steady growth continues for SSQ Financial Group as it consolidates its presence in the greater metropolitan area

QUEBEC CITY, March 10, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - SSQ Financial Group is pleased to invite media representatives to a press conference during which its CEO, Mr. René Hamel, along with the mayor of...


Feb 06, 2014, 07:00 ET René Hamel earns 5th place in Quebec's financial industry's Top 25

QUEBEC CITY, Feb. 6, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - SSQ Financial Group is both proud and pleased about the news that Canadian trade publication Finance et Investissement has awarded the company's chief...


Nov 28, 2013, 14:41 ET SSQ Financial Group Takes Home the GoodLife Fitness Health & Wellness Leadership Award

QUEBEC CITY, Nov. 28, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - It is with great pride and enthusiasm that SSQ Financial Group was awarded a prize at the GoodLife Fitness Health & Wellness Leadership Summit on November...


Sep 03, 2013, 09:42 ET Title sponsor of the SSQ Quebec City Marathon - SSQ Financial Group raises over $100,000 for Fondation de Lauberivière

QUEBEC CITY, Sept. 3, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - For nearly 10 years SSQ Financial Group has been proudly associated with the SSQ Quebec City Marathon as title sponsor. Combining health and community...


Jun 17, 2013, 10:43 ET SSQ Financial Group's sustainable development and societal responsibility (SDSR) plan - A mobilizing initiative for a promising future

QUEBEC CITY, June 17, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - With the mobilizing support of its 2,000 employees, SSQ Financial Group has announced that it expects to deploy additional levers between 2013 and 2017 to...


Apr 29, 2013, 11:04 ET 2012 Financial Results - SSQ Financial Group delivers exceptional performance

QUEBEC CITY, April 29, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - It is with tremendous enthusiasm that SSQ Financial Group's administrators announced the Group's financial results for 2012 at the company's annual meeting...


Apr 05, 2013, 10:00 ET SSQ Financial Group Deploys Unified IP Business Communications Software from Interactive Intelligence

Leading Canadian financial and insurance company completes first phase of communications software deployment to consolidate infrastructure and add functionality INDIANAPOLIS, IN and QUEBEC CITY,...


Apr 02, 2013, 09:42 ET SSQ Financial Group - Hugo Drouin Appointed Vice-President of Investments

QUEBEC CITY, April 2, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - Mr. René Hamel, Chief Executive Officer of SSQ Financial Group, is very pleased to announce that Mr. Hugo Drouin has been appointed Vice-President of...


Feb 28, 2013, 11:35 ET SSQ Financial Group - An updated organizational structure among the actuarial groups

QUEBEC CITY, Feb. 28, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - On April 1, 2013, SSQ Financial Group will proceed with the merger of Corporate Actuarial at SSQ, Life Insurance Company Inc., SSQ Insurance Company Inc. and ...


Jan 15, 2013, 10:25 ET A First in Canada: Body Shop Direct™ - Track repairs being done to your vehicle thanks to SSQauto!

QUEBEC CITY, Jan. 15, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - SSQauto is the first insurer in Canada to offer online access to body shop services. With the all-new Body Shop Direct service, SSQauto customers will now be ...


Dec 13, 2012, 12:56 ET SSQ continues expansion with construction of a complex at Place Charles-LeMoyne in Longueuil

QUEBEC CITY, Dec. 13, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - SSQ, Life Insurance Company Inc. has made an offer to purchase a 4,000 m2 property at Place Charles-LeMoyne in Longueuil in order to build Tour SSQ, a real...


Nov 20, 2012, 15:36 ET SSQ Financial Group among the top 300 co-operative and mutual enterprises in the world

QUEBEC CITY, Nov. 20, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - The International Co-operative Alliance (ICA) unveiled its brand new world monitoring index of co-operative and mutual enterprises, the ICA Global 300,...


Oct 22, 2012, 11:30 ET Job appointments at SSQ Financial Group

QUEBEC, Oct. 22, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - Mr. René Hamel, Chief Executive Officer of SSQ Financial Group, is pleased to announce the appointment of four key players in the company. These nominations are...


Sep 14, 2012, 10:45 ET A.M. Best Assigns Ratings to SSQ, Life Insurance Company Inc.

QUEBEC CITY, Sept. 14, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - For the first time in its history, SSQ, Life Insurance Company Inc. has received a credit rating from A.M. Best Co. The credit rating agency today published ...


Sep 01, 2012, 14:00 ET As part of the SSQ Quebec City Marathon - SSQ Financial Group raises over $50,000 for Laura Lémerveil

QUEBEC CITY, Sept. 1, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - Due to the drive and dedication of its employees and partners, SSQ Financial Group is proud to have raised over $50,000 for Laura Lémerveil, an organization...


Jan 09, 2012, 10:20 ET Job appointments at SSQ Insurance Company Inc. (AXA Life Insurance Inc.)

QUEBEC CITY, Jan. 9, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - Following the announcement of the acquisition of AXA Life Insurance Inc. on September 26, 2011, and the closure of the transaction on January 1, 2012, Mr....


Jan 04, 2012, 10:27 ET SSQ Life Insurance Company Inc. concludes the acquisition of AXA Life Insurance Inc.

QUEBEC CITY, Jan. 4, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - On January 1, 2012, SSQ, Life Insurance Company Inc. concluded the acquisition of AXA Life Insurance Inc.: the new entity will be called SSQ Insurance Company ...


Oct 14, 2010, 13:34 ET $66,102 raised for the Association québécoise de la dysphasie
Capitale-Nationale

QUEBEC CITY, Oct. 14 /CNW Telbec/ - The SSQ Quebec City Marathon was instrumental in raising $66,102 for the Association québécoise de la dysphasie Capitale-Nationale. The funds raised will go toward ...


Oct 05, 2010, 10:23 ET SSQ General Insurance, the new official sponsor of the AGIR À GRANDE ÉCHELLE
campaign

QUEBEC CITY, Oct 5 /CNW Telbec/ - Mr. Gilles Mourette, Chief Executive Officer at SSQ General Insurance, is proud to announce that SSQ General Insurance will be the new official sponsor of the 2010...


Sep 22, 2010, 16:22 ET SSQ General Insurance, a subsidiary of SSQ Financial Group, sets up business
in Greater Montreal area

QUEBEC CITY, Sept. 22 /CNW Telbec/ - SSQ General Insurance, a significant player in Quebec's general insurance industry, is set to open its doors for business in Longueuil next January. In a move...


Apr 26, 2010, 10:33 ET 2009 Financial Results - SSQ Financial Group announces 35.7% growth in net
income

QUEBEC CITY, April 26 /CNW Telbec/ - SSQ Financial Group achieved excellent financial results in 2009. Its assets under management rose from $4.0 billion to $4.7 billion, an increase of 19.4% over...


Nov 17, 2009, 15:30 ET SSQ Financial Group reaches fundraising target and raises $50,155 for
SOCODEVI Foundation

QUEBEC CITY, Nov. 17 /CNW Telbec/ - The SSQ Quebec City Marathon was instrumental in raising $50,155 this year for the SOCODEVI Foundation. The funds raised will go toward the purchase of an...