About the DGPP

The Desjardins Group offers its employees an advantageous and competitive pension plan, contributing to their peace of mind.

The Desjardins Group Pension Plan ("DGPP" or "Plan") promises a retirement income that is protected from market volatility. Your pension amount is determined based on your highest career earnings and the number of years of participation to the DGPP, according to a pre-established formula.

 

DGPP presentation


Description (2 min 07 s)
The Desjardins Group Pension Plan is robust, secure, present for its members and aims to be a leader in responsible investment.




The DGPP in numbers as at December 31, 2021



Robust
Our Plan management approach focuses on stabilizing and improving its financial health over the long term.


122%

Funding
The Plan's ability to meet its obligations over the long term


$18.2B

Net assets
5th largest private Canadian pension fund1



Secure
Our financial strategies are paying off: the Plan is in full financial health.


101%

Solvency
The Plan's ability to meet its obligations if it were terminated


10.4%

10-year annualized return
Above the targeted long-term 5.6% return


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77,700

Plan members
45,900 active
22,200 retired
9,600 deferred


95%

Satisfaction
With the overall service experience



Sustainable

Responsible investing plays a key role in the Plan's asset mix.


Strong engagement

Strengthened governance for responsible investing, and more stringent expectations of our strategic partners


$1B

Investments in renewable energy infrastructure

Data as at December 31, 2021
1 Source : BenefitsCanada (June 2021) 2021 Top 100 Pension Funds Report


2021 Annual report

Additional information on the highlights of the past year concerning, among other things, governance, financial situation, returns, risk management and responsible investment initiatives.