About Desjardins Group
Desjardins Group is the leading cooperative financial group in
Canada and the fifth largest in the world, with more than $300
billion in assets. In simple terms, Desjardins is a federation of
credit unions, or "caisses populaires", with over 7 million
members and clients and more than 46,000 employees across the
Founded in 1900 in Levis, Quebec, Desjardins now offers a full range of financial products and services to individuals and businesses through its extensive distribution network, online platforms and subsidiaries across Canada.
Desjardins inspires trust through the commitment of its people, its financial strength, its ownership by members rather than shareholders, and its contributions to improving the economic and social well-being of people and communities.