Desjardins

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Desjardins is a cooperative financial group. It operates in three segments: Personal and Business Services; Wealth Management and Life and Health Insurance; and Property and Casualty Insurance. The company offers everyday financial management, savings transactions, payment services, financing, specialized services, access to capital markets, development capital, business ownership transfers and advisory services, and through its distribution network, life and health insurance and property and casualty insurance products.

TypePrivate
Founded1900
HQLévis, CA
Websitedesjardins.com
Employee Ratings4.2
Overall CultureF

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Mar 2020)48,420(+2%)
Job Openings982
Revenue (FY, 2018)C$17.3 B(+2%)
Cybersecurity ratingAMore
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Key People/Management at Desjardins

Nicolas Richard

Nicolas Richard

President and Chief Operating Officer, Desjardins Global Asset Management
Christian Duceppe

Christian Duceppe

Vice-President and Co-Chief Investment Officer, Public Markets
Natalie Bisaillon

Natalie Bisaillon

VP Business Development and Client Relationship
Eric Lachaine

Eric Lachaine

Executive Vice-President, Caisse Network and Member and Client Services
Réal Bellemare

Réal Bellemare

Senior Executive Vice-President and Chief Operating Officer, Acting Executive Vice-President, Information Technology
Marc Provost

Marc Provost

Vice-President and Co-Chief Investment Officer, Public Markets
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Desjardins Office Locations

Desjardins has offices in Lévis, Calgary, Montréal, Ottawa and in 4 other locations
Lévis, CA (HQ)
100 Rue des Commandeurs
Calgary, CA
110 9 Ave SW #410
Lévis, CA
200 Rue des Commandeurs
Lévis, CA
6300 Bd Guillaume-Couture
Montréal, CA
1170 Rue Peel #300
Montréal, CA
450 Boulevard de Maisonneuve O
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Desjardins Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

1900
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Desjardins Revenue

Desjardins's revenue was reported to be C$17.31 b in FY, 2018 which is a 1.2% increase from the previous period.
CAD

Revenue (Q3, 2019)

5.0b

Net income (Q3, 2019)

510.0m

Cash (30-Jun-2019)

3.4b
Annual
CADFY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Revenue

15.3b15.2b17.1b17.3b

Revenue growth, %

(1%)12%1%

Operating expense total

7.0b7.2b7.3b7.5b

Pre tax profit

2.5b2.2b2.7b2.9b
Annual
CADFY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Depreciation and Amortization

188.0m299.0m290.0m283.0m

Cash From Operating Activities

2.8b197.0m3.2b3.3b

Purchases of PP&E

(347.0m)(539.0m)(378.0m)(474.0m)

Cash From Investing Activities

(2.9b)606.0m(2.4b)(1.8b)
Quarterly
CADQ1, 2015

Debt/Equity

0.1 x

Financial Leverage

12.5 x
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Desjardins Operating Metrics

Desjardins's Total Loans was reported to be C$197.5b in Q2, 2019. Desjardins's Total Deposits was reported to be C$193.3b in Q2, 2019. Desjardins's Customers was reported to be 7 m in FY, 2017.

Desjardins Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
FÉDÉRATION DES CAISSES DESJARDINS DU QUÉBEC
FONDS DE SÉCURITÉ DESJARDINS
LA FÉDÉRATION DES CAISSES POPULAIRES DE L'ONTARIO
QUEBEC AND ONTARIO CAISSES

Desjardins Revenue Breakdown

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Desjardins revenue breakdown by business segment: 34.9% from Personal and Business Services, 41.4% from Wealth Management and Life and Health Insurance and 23.7% from Property and Casualty Insurance

Desjardins Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

94/100

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Desjardins Online and Social Media Presence

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Desjardins Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    F

    50/100

  • CEO Rating

    F

    50/100

  • Compensation

    D

    55/100

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Desjardins News and Updates

Canada’s Desjardins Buys Hexavest, Adding $4.1 Billion in Assets

Canada’s Desjardins Buys Hexavest, Adding $4.1 Billion in Assets

Privacy watchdog releases damning report into massive Desjardins data breach

A data breach at Desjardins – the largest ever in the Canadian financial services sector – was caused by a series of gaps in administrative and technological safeguards, according to an investigation by the Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada (OPC).

Desjardins increases contactless payment limit on Desjardins terminals for credit cardholders

In response to the government's recommendations, Desjardins Group has adopted a number of preventive...

SmartTrade wins Desjardins deal

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Desjardins enters multi-year contract with behavioural analytics firm exagens

Desjardins Group has selected Montreal-based exagens and its award-winning behavioral banking platfo...
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Desjardins Blogs

Get your house ready for winter now before it arrives!

Winter is fast approaching, so now's the time to do the annual yard clean-up. Learn what precautions you can take around your house to prevent water damage.

Updating your personal finances after a separation

Starting your new life will be much easier if your personal finances are in order and up to date. And the peace of mind you'll gain will help you get back on track and start this new chapter of your life on the right foot.

Urban exodus: Living and working in a rural area

Moving from the city to the country can have an impact on your personal finances. Here are a few tips to make sure nothing's left out of your budget.

Prepare your post-pandemic budget in 4 easy steps

After a long year, you may be itching to get out there and start spending. Learn more about how to update your budget to fit your new normal.

Take advantage of a tax credit by investing in your community

With Capital régional et coopératif Desjardins shares, you can get a tax credit, while supporting your community and diversifying your portfolio.

How to talk to your teen about money

Identify a tangible goal, get the discussion going and be open. Learn 5 useful tips for broaching the topic with your teen.
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Desjardins Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Desjardins founded?

    Desjardins was founded in 1900.

  • Who are Desjardins key executives?

    Desjardins's key executives are Nicolas Richard, Christian Duceppe and Natalie Bisaillon.

  • How many employees does Desjardins have?

    Desjardins has 48,420 employees.

  • What is Desjardins revenue?

    Latest Desjardins annual revenue is C$17.3 b.

  • What is Desjardins revenue per employee?

    Latest Desjardins revenue per employee is C$357.5 k.

  • Who are Desjardins competitors?

    Competitors of Desjardins include Royal Bank Of Canada, Toronto-Dominion Bank and Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce.

  • Where is Desjardins headquarters?

    Desjardins headquarters is located at 100 Rue des Commandeurs, Lévis.

  • Where are Desjardins offices?

    Desjardins has offices in Lévis, Calgary, Montréal, Ottawa and in 4 other locations.

  • How many offices does Desjardins have?

    Desjardins has 12 offices.