Quick facts about Desjardins

Quick facts about Desjardins

Desjardins, the leading financial cooperative in Canada

It's all about people

7 million members and clients
46,216employees
3,779directors
  • Rated one of Canada's top 100 employers by Mediacorp Canada
  • 1st caisse founded by Alphonse and Dorimène Desjardins
  • 1 Youth Advisory Board with 12 young members

Desjardins is the financial institution with the largest regional presence in Quebec and is well established in Ontario.

Presence of Desjardins in Quebec and Ontario

271caisses
989points of service
32Desjardins Business centres
1,957ATMs, the largest network in Quebec

Services across Canada and internationally

  • Only financial institution established in 240 towns and villages
  • Entities and business units offering a large range of financial and insurance services in Canada
  • Active in some 30 developing and emerging countries through Développement international Desjardins
  • Pioneer and leader in online and mobile banking services in Quebec

Business sectors

  • Personal and business services
  • Wealth management and life and health insurance
  • Property and casualty insurance

Highlights

$295.5 billionin total assets
$2,326 millionin surplus earnings after taxes and before member dividends
17.3%tier 1A capital ratio
$389 millionreturned to members and the community
The coolest financial institution according to millennials in Quebec
(according to Leger's 2018 Youth Study)
Rated one of Canada’s top 100 greenest employers by Mediacorp Canada

Note:

Data as at December 31, 2018, unless otherwise indicated.