News - At the end of the first quarter of 2016, Desjardins Financial Security (DFS), a subsidiary of Desjardins Group specializing in life insurance, health insurance and retirement savings, posted net income of $99.1 million, compared to $79.8 million for the same period last year.
News - Laval University grad takes on running shoe giants with new company called Math Sport
News - Mirego, a Canadian leader in mobile strategies and solutions announced today it has accelerated the rollout of its mobile offering in the enterprise market. This announcement reflects the company’s desire to address the increasing need from businesses to accelerate workplace transformation and to empower employees.
News - At the end of the first quarter ended March 31, 2016, Desjardins Group, Canada's largest cooperative financial group, posted $382 million in surplus earnings before member dividends—a decline of $82 million compared to the same quarter of 2015.
News - At a time when the number of major floods is constantly rising, no operational flood risk analysis or cartography tool has been available to assist with flood management. This is something that the team of Professors Karem Chokmani and Monique Bernier of INRS’s Eau Terre Environment Centre is about to change through the development of GARI, a new flood risk analysis and management tool.
News - Microsoft Canada announced today that the Microsoft Cloud is now officially open to power even more Canadian businesses. With this announcement, Microsoft Azure is generally available from local datacentre regions located in Toronto and Quebec City, and Office 365 is now offering data residency for Canadian business customers.
News - TSO3, an innovator in sterilization technology for medical devices in healthcare settings, reported record results for the first fiscal quarter ended March 31, 2016.
News - The 24 new conferences secured by the Convention Centre’s sales team will bring an extra 16,000 business tourists to Québec City this year and in the years to come. That’s over 28,000 overnight stays at hotels and an estimated $18 million in economic benefits for city businesses.
News - Held from July 5 to 7, 2016, the forum—an “idea lab” in the making—is expected to draw some 200 entrepreneurs and economic actors from Canada, Europe, and the United States to discuss their ideas for accelerating business growth and entrepreneurial development. These business leaders will share their experiences and discuss the challenges of growing a business (innovation, financing, risk).
News - Rebuilding Montreal's Champlain bridge is a source of pride for Quebec's Canam. It's also a chance for the company to strut it's stuff.