Building on a solid foundation

The Québec economy, like the world economy, has been shaken in 2020 by the COVID‑19 pandemic. The last few months have required us and our partner companies to show resilience, solidarity, and creativity to face the crisis. Together, we have been able to roll up our sleeves and step up our efforts to ensure that we are well positioned for the future.

Here is the share value and performance as of May 31, 2020.

Annual return

0.8%

Share value

$44.24

Thank you for investing in the Fonds de solidarité FTQ

By investing in the Fonds de solidarité FTQ, you're supporting local businesses and helping create, maintain, and safeguard jobs. Thank you for your support and resilience since the onset of the COVID‑19 crisis. We can be proud of ourselves.

Saving at the Fonds de solidarité FTQ means creating wealth for all Québecers

Each year, we know that many of you will need to withdraw money from your RRSP+ at the Fonds, whether for retirement or to buy a house. That's perfectly normal. Despite a higher number of withdrawals this year, given the unprecedented situation, we are confident about the future.

The Fonds's mission is to support and foster the local economy, and it's thanks to our investors that we are able to do so. By working together, we can ensure that our society continues to thrive.

As at May 31, 2020, the share value is $44.24. In 2019, it was $43.90. In 2018, it was $40.73. In 2017, it was $37.88. In 2016, it was $34.73.
As at May 31, 2020, net assets are $13,794 million. In 2019, they were $15,627 million. In 2018 they were $14,329 million. In 2017, they were $13,116 million. In 2016, they were $11,750 million.
As at May 31, 2020, the fair value of development capital investments is $10,390 million. In 2019, it was $9,958 million. In 2018, it was $9,288 million. In 2017, it was $8,483 million. In 2016, it was $7,571 million.
As at May 31, 2020, the number of shareholders is 707,935. In 2019, there were 694,357 shareholders. In 2018, there were 667,417. In 2017, there were 645,664. In 2016, there were 618,551.
As at May 31, 2020, the number of shareholders is 707,935. In 2019, there were 694,357 shareholders. In 2018, there were 667,417. In 2017, there were 645,664. In 2016, there were 618,551.
As at May 31, 2020, the fair value of development capital investments is $10,390 million. In 2019, it was $9,958 million. In 2018, it was $9,288 million. In 2017, it was $8,483 million. In 2016, it was $7,571 million.

We have confidence in our wealth-sharing model. When times are tough, collective commitment is more important than ever. Together, we can continue the work we've been doing since our inception and ensure the financial health of our businesses, our investors, and Québec society at large.

As at May 31, 2020, the annual return to the shareholder is 0.8%. In 2019, it was 7.8%. In 2018, it was 7.5%. In 2017, it was 9.1%. In 2016, it was 4.4%. In 2015, it was 9.8%. In 2014, it was 8.3%. In 2013, it was 5.2%. In 2012, it was 2.6%. In 2011, it was 8.7%.  As at May 31, 2020, the annual compound return to the shareholder is 6.4% for 10 years, 5.9% for 5 years, 5.3% for 3 years, and 0.8% for 1 year. As at May 31, 2020, the annual return to the shareholder is 0.8%. In 2019, it was 7.8%. In 2018, it was 7.5%. In 2017, it was 9.1%. In 2016, it was 4.4%. In 2015, it was 9.8%. In 2014, it was 8.3%. In 2013, it was 5.2%. In 2012, it was 2.6%. In 2011, it was 8.7%.  As at May 31, 2020, the annual compound return to the shareholder is 6.4% for 10 years, 5.9% for 5 years, 5.3% for 3 years, and 0.8% for 1 year.

Your savings are essential to keeping the Québec economy healthy

When you save for your retirement and personal projects at the Fonds de solidarité FTQ, your money is invested primarily in Québec companies. These investments are essential to the local economy.

In addition, the Fonds's RRSP+ gives you access to 30 percent more tax savings1 than a regular RRSP. Generating tax savings and contributing to Québec's economic prosperity makes it easier to create personal and collective wealth.

Showing solidarity and working together for Québec

Savers

More than 700,000 Québecers2 have entrusted us with their savings and contribute to the Fonds.

Businesses

We invest this money in local businesses through financing.

Jobs

This helps create, maintain, and safeguard thousands of jobs across the province.

  • 1 The Fonds de solidarité FTQ's shareholders will receive 15% in tax credits from the Québec government and 15% from the federal government. They are capped at $1,500 per fiscal year, which represents a $5,000 purchase of shares of the Fonds de solidarité FTQ.

    Please read the prospectus before buying Fonds de solidarité FTQ shares. Copies of the prospectus may be obtained on the Website fondsftq.com, from a local representative or at the offices of the Fonds de solidarité FTQ. The indicated rates of return are the historical annual compounded total returns including changes in share value and reinvestment of all dividends and do not take into account income taxes payable by any security holder that would have reduced returns. The shares of the Fonds de solidarité FTQ are not guaranteed, their value changes and past performance may not be repeated.

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    2 As at May 31, 2020.