Quick facts about Desjardins

Quick facts about Desjardins

Desjardins, the leading financial cooperative in Canada

It's all about people

7 millionmembers and clients



  • 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

238 caisses

905 points of service

28 Desjardins Business centres

1,689 ATMs, the largest network in Quebec

Services across Canada and around the world

  • Only financial institution established in 201 towns and villages
  • Business entities and units offering a full 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


$313 billion in total assets

$2,598 millionin surplus earnings after taxes and before member dividends

21.6% tier 1A capital ratio

1st financial institution in Canada to sign the Principles for Responsible Banking

$445 millionreturned to members and the community

Rated one of Canada's top greenest employers by Mediacorp Canada

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Data as at December 31, 2019, unless otherwise indicated.