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
4,351elected officers
  • 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

1,032points of service
35Desjardins Business centres
2,049ATMs, the largest network in Quebec

Services across Canada and internationally

  • Only financial institution established in almost 300 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


$275.1 billionTotal assets
$2,151 millionSurplus earnings after taxes and before member dividends
18.0%Tier 1A capital ratio
The coolest financial institution according to millennials in Quebec
(according to Leger's 2018 Youth Study)
Ranked 2ndon Corporate Knights' 2015 list of 50 Best Corporate Citizens in Canada
$320 millionreturned to members and the community

Excellent credit ratings: AA (DBRS), A+ (Standard and Poor's), Aa2 (Moody's), AA- (Fitch)

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Social and Cooperative
Responsibility Report


Data as at December 31, 2017, unless otherwise indicated.