• January 29 2020

    La Capitale and SSQ Insurance announce their intention to combine operations

    La Capitale Insurance and Financial Services and SSQ Insurance are announcing today their decision to combine operations. The new entity will become an influential player and the biggest mutual insurance company in Canada. From day 1 it will have 4,700 employees and more than 3.5 million members and clients.

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  • November 13 2019

    SSQ Insurance continues with its digital health strategy

    SSQ Insurance partners with HALEO and MindBeacon Group in an effort to give its group insurance plan members access to digital cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT). These partnerships stem from the insurer’s desire to find innovative ways to satisfy the needs of its customers, namely through the deployment of a digital health strategy. Through this modern, online approach, SSQ Insurance is hoping to help its customers with mental health management, specifically through the prevention and early detection of sleep and stress-related problems as well as mood and anxiety disorders.

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  • November 1, 2019

    Jean-François Chalifoux, new Chair of the Centre de développement en assurances et services financiers

    At their last meeting, the members of the board of directors of the Centre de développement en assurances et services financiers (CDASF), also known as Puissance Onze – Quebec City Lévis, elected their organization’s key administrators.

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  • October 29, 2019

    SSQ Insurance improves its Customer Centre and mobile app, positioning itself as leader in digital services

    SSQ Insurance proudly unveils the latest versions of its Customer Centre and mobile app interface, reiterating its desire to position itself as a leader in digital services among Canadian insurance companies. In addition to auto and home insurance, SSQ Insurance plan members will now be able to access their group insurance in a safe, simple and user-friendly environment.

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  • October 10 2019

    SSQ Insurance : title sponsor of the 2019 SSQ Insurance Quebec City Marathon

    SSQ Insurance is proud to be associated with the 22nd edition of the SSQ Insurance Quebec City Marathon. As title sponsor of this exciting sporting event for the past 14 years, SSQ Insurance continues to insist on the importance of physical activity and healthy lifestyle habits.

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  • October 10, 2019

    SSQ Insurance participates in a unique research project with Le Pôle Santé – HEC Montréal

    SSQ Insurance is proud to partner up with Le Pôle Santé – HEC Montréal to study the link between health and wellness management practices in the workplace and the most common insurance claims made by employees. By participating in such a project, the insurer hopes more will be learned about the impact that corporate practices have on the health of individuals, and help participating companies apply the findings to improve the health and wellness of their employees.

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  • October 1, 2019

    SSQ Insurance adds pharmacogenetic testing to its group insurance offering

    SSQ Insurance now offers coverage of pharmacogenetic tests as a new option in group insurance. These tests help analyze how a person’s DNA will react to a prescription drug, making it easier for attending physicians to identify the most appropriate drug for each patient. SSQ Insurance aims to make life easier for its insured customers by helping them access optimal treatment, and for its policyholders by making it possible to better control the cost of drugs

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  • September 19, 2019

    A.M. Best upgrades SSQ, Life Insurance Company Inc. credit ratings

    SSQ Insurance is very pleased with the decision by A.M. Best Co. to upgrade the credit ratings for SSQ, Life Insurance Company Inc. The international rating agency specializing in insurance upgraded the insurer’s rating for financial strength from “A-” to “A (excellent).” The issuer credit rating has also been increased to “a.”  The outlook attributed to both ratings is stable.

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  • September 17, 2019

    Open invitation to the 28th edition of the SSQ Insurance Volleyball Challenge

    SSQ Insurance, in collaboration with the Club de volleyball Rouge et Or de l’Université Laval, is inviting the general public to the 28th edition of the Volleyball Challenge. Held September 20 and 21 at the Desjardins-UL Amphitheatre located in the PEPS pavilion, this is the marquis event for all volleyball fans as it marks the official start of the UL Rouge et Or season.

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  • September 4, 2019

    SSQ Insurance hires François Joseph Poirier to accelerate its national growth

    SSQ Insurance is pleased to announce the appointment of François Joseph Poirier as Vice-President of Business Development and Partner Experience, who will officially begin his duties on September 5, 2019. A 30-year veteran of the insurance industry, François Joseph has developed a results-oriented management approach and acquired an in-depth understanding of customers' and partners' needs, as well as the leadership skills required to forge strong bonds with everyone he works with.

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