Press releases

December 2, 2021

Cook it acquires Locaal

Montreal, December 2, 2021 - Cook it, launched in 2014 by Judith Fetzer, Patrick Chamberland and Thomas Dubrana, is proud to announce the acquisition of Montreal-based ready-to-eat company, Locaal. It has purchased a new 10,000 square feet facility in Longueuil, which includes a kitchen and meal prep area, that will be used to assemble its new and improved ready-to-eat meals.

December 2, 2021

Québec City Residential Market Is In Full Gear

The Association des professionnels de la construction et de l’habitation du Québec (APCHQ), the Fonds immobilier de solidarité FTQ, the Ministère des Affaires municipales et de l'Habitation (MAMH) and the Quebec Professional Association of Real Estate Brokers (QPAREB) today unveiled the results of a vast real estate survey in Québec. Conducted by Léger in the fall, the web-based survey polled over 5,500 people on their home buying and selling intentions in the next five years. A similar study was conducted last fall. The 2021 edition was designed to gauge whether the pandemic is having a lasting impact on consumers’ residential choices.

December 2, 2021

After a banner year, young households will be less active on the residential market

The Association des professionnels de la construction et de l’habitation du Québec (APCHQ), the Fonds immobilier de solidarité FTQ, the Ministère des Affaires municipales et de l'Habitation (MAMH) and the Quebec Professional Association of Real Estate Brokers (QPAREB) today unveiled the results of a vast real estate survey in Québec. Conducted by Léger in the fall, the web-based survey polled over 5,500 people on their home buying and selling intentions in the next five years. A similar study was conducted last fall. The 2021 edition was designed to gauge whether the pandemic is having a lasting impact on consumers’ residential choices.

September 20, 2021

Exprolink joins forces with California-based Zero Motorcycles and accelerates its development in North America

As the sole North American manufacturer of compact litter vacuums and sweepers, Exprolink accelerates its growth and establishes itself as a world leader in the field of small vocational electric vehicles. Less than two years after beginning the electrification of all its products, the Quebec company announces the opening of three sales offices in the United States, on the east and west coasts and in Texas, as well as a partnership with Zero Motorcycles, the worldwide leader in electric motorcycles and powertrains.

Created in 1983, the Fonds de solidarité FTQ is a development capital fund that calls upon the solidarity and savings of Quebecers to help fulfill its mission to contribute to Québec's economic growth by creating and protecting jobs through investments primarily in small and medium-sized businesses in all spheres of activity.

The Fonds also seeks to encourage Quebecers to save for retirement and to offer its over half a million shareholders-savers a reasonable return over and above the outstanding tax benefits they receive for purchasing Fonds shares. A leading purveyor of unsecured risk capital (growth and venture capital), the Fonds continues to drive our economy.

Please read the prospectus before buying Fonds de solidarité FTQ shares. Copies of the prospectus, from a local representative or at the offices of the Fonds de solidarité FTQ. The shares of the Fonds de solidarité FTQ are not guaranteed, their value changes and past performance may not be repeated.