News - In the third quarter of 2014, Desjardins Group, the leading cooperative financial group in Canada, once again posted strong growth in all its business segments, reporting $3,200 million in operating income, up 6.9% from the same period of 2013. The increase was primarily due to growth in credit, brokerage, asset management and insurance activities.
News - Elster Solutions, a market leader in Smart Grid and Energy Management Solutions, is proud to announce that it has entered into an agreement to resell DimOnOff smart lighting solutions. DimOnOff, Inc. is a leader in wireless lighting control and monitoring systems headquartered in Quebec, Canada.
News - The National Optics Institute (INO) has won the Grand Prix québécois de la qualité, receiving the award from Quebec's Minister of the Economy, Innovation and Exports, Jacques Daoust, and Mouvement québécois de la qualité, Chairman of the Board, Roch L. Dubé, at a ceremony in Montreal held on November 13 in conjunction with the best business practices show, Salon sur les meilleures pratiques d'affaires.
News - Industrial Alliance Insurance and Financial Services has just signed a partnership agreement with Allianz Global Benefits, a world-leading employee benefits network. This new partnership will allow Industrial Alliance to bring Allianz Global Benefits' expertise on stand-alone and captive fronting to its clients.
News - H2O Innovation Inc. announces its results for the first quarter of fiscal year 2015. During this quarter, the Company's revenues increased by 35.0% to $11.2 M, up from $8.3 M in the comparable quarter of the previous fiscal year – generating a gross profit of 27.0% compared to 25.8% in the first quarter of fiscal year 2014.
News - The results of the national survey from Great Places in Canada, sponsored by the Canadian Institute of Planning are in and Quebec City has a winner. It has been declared by the Institute that the prettiest street in Canada for 2014 is rue du Petit Champlain situated in the lower town of Old Quebec.
News - Two scientists from Université Laval have received the 2014 and 2013 Barbara Turnbull Award for Spinal Cord Research, an annual prize supported through a partnership between the Barbara Turnbull Foundation, Brain Canada, and the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR). Drs. Yves De Koninck (2014) and Frédéric Bretzner (2013) of Université Laval are recipients of this prestigious award for their world-class work to advance research on spinal cord injury and find new treatments.
News - Cominar Real Estate Investment Trust ("Cominar" or the "REIT") (TSX: CUF.UN) announced today its results for the third quarter of fiscal year 2014.
News - EXFO Inc. (NASDAQ: EXFO) (TSX: EXF) has joined others in Canada's telecommunications industry to make sure this country maintains its position as a world leader in next generation network technologies.
News - Boralex Inc. ("Boralex" or the "Corporation") submitted bids, on November 5, for wind power projects of up to 150 MW in the Charlevoix region and 225 MW in the Témiscouata and Kamouraska regions, under Hydro-Québec's call for tenders for 450 MW of wind power.