June 14, 2016

Members of SSQ Life's union of office employees (SEB) sign a 5-year collective agreement

SSQ Financial Group announces that SSQ Life’s union of office employees (SEB) have signed to renew their collective agreement. The agreement in principle reached on June 8, 2016, was approved by 83% of union members at the general meeting held on June 13, 2016.

"With this agreement, both parties have demonstrated that they are able to make informed choices that are mutually beneficial. This responsible approach will ensure the sustainability of the pension and group insurance plans while maintaining highly competitive working conditions," said Jean-François Chalifoux, CEO of SSQ Financial Group.

The new 5-year collective agreement will cover the period from January 1, 2015, to December 31, 2019.

About SSQ Financial Group

With $11 billion in assets under management, SSQ Financial Group is a prominent mutualist diversified financial institution in Canada. The Group serves over 3 million customers and employs 2,000 individuals. SSQ Financial Group is recognized for its leadership in the group insurance industry and excellence and expertise in the investment sector. SSQ Financial Group has also made its mark through sustained growth in the general insurance and individual insurance markets.