• ​February 12, 2017

    Québec's financial community creates the Inclusion fund​

    In the wake of the tragic events that recently took place in Québec City, Québec's financial community is now joining forces to establish Inclusion, a philanthropic fund of more than $3.5 million to promote values in which it deeply believes: openness, inclusiveness and equality.

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  • February 8, 2017

    Jean-François Chalifoux in the Top 25 of Financial Sector Personalities

    Jean-François Chalifoux, CEO of SSQ Financial Group, was named one of five finalists in the Insurers category of the prestigious Top 25 of the financial industry, as determined by Finance et Investissement.

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  • September 23, 2016

    SSQ Financial Group Raises $113,759 for Accès-Loisirs Québec

    SSQ Financial Group proudly presented Accès-Loisirs Québec with a cheque in the amount of $113,759, raised through fundraising efforts organized around the 2016 SSQ Quebec City Marathon.

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  • September 21, 2016

    A.M. Best Affirms Ratings of SSQ, Life Insurance Company Inc.

    For the fifth consecutive year, A.M. Best Co., an international credit ratings agency focused on the insurance sector, has affirmed the financial strength rating of “A- (Excellent)” and the issuer credit rating of “a-” of SSQ, Life Insurance Company Inc. The outlook for both ratings is stable.

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  • September 14, 2016

    SSQ Financial Group inaugurates SSQ Tower in Longueuil

    Jean-François Chalifoux, Chief Executive Officer of SSQ Financial Group, and Caroline St-Hilaire, mayor of the city of Longueuil, today officially inaugurated SSQ Tower located at Place Charles-Le Moyne in Longueuil. The 12-storey tower, currently under assessment for LEED® certification, is an outstanding example of modern esthetics, daylighting and overall sustainable design at its best.

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  • August 24, 2016

    SSQ Financial Group: Proud partner of the 2016 SSQ Quebec City Marathon

    SSQ Financial Group proudly presents the 19th edition the SSQ Quebec City Marathon. From August 26-28, thousands of walkers and runners will rise to the challenge and participate in various exciting marathon events.

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  • 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.

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  • May 30, 2016

    Fort McMurray forest fires: SSQ is helping

    The forest fires that engulfed the city of Fort McMurray, Alberta have touched many. The fires have forced more than 80,000 people from their homes, leaving everything behind. Many of them have lost everything. SSQ Financial Group made a donation to the Canadian Red Cross to help provide some financial assistance that will allow disaster victims meet their immediate needs during this difficult time.

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  • May 26, 2016

    SSQ Financial Group and Mercer Canada form an exclusive partnership to offer products tailored to the needs of retirees

    SSQ Financial Group is proud to announce a partnership agreement with Mercer Canada, a global consulting firm in the development and management of employee benefit programs. As of this summer, the agreement will provide for the launch of new individual health, travel and life insurance products for retirees of the companies in Mercer's Canadian portfolio.

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  • May 19, 2016

    New $32.5-Million Fund for Community Housing Renovations

    Created in partnership with the Chantier de l’économie sociale Trust, Fonds immobilier de solidarité FTQ, SSQ Financial Group and the McConnell Foundation

    In order to enable housing coops and housing nonprofits to carry out major renovations without raising rent, the Chantier de l’économie sociale Trust and its partners, the Fonds immobilier de solidarité FTQ, SSQ Financial Group and the J.W. McConnell Family Foundation are creating a $32.5-million patient capital investment fund called the Fonds d’aide à la rénovation de l’habitation communautaire (FondsARHC).

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