Are you curious and wish to obtain more information on the field of insurance in Québec City and in Canada ? Here is a bit of economic data that will help you accurately portray the industry and will show you why Puissance Onze is a leader across Canada.
Why do we nickname Québec City “the capital of insurance” ? Because with its neighbor across the river, Lévis, it constitutes a major hub for the insurance industry thanks to the companies that established their headquarters there.
And the nickname “Hartford of the north” ? In the United States, this city of Connecticut is considered to be the world capital of insurance companies. Québec City is about to imitate it with great success !
1 Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton, Rapport – Mise à jour des principaux indicateurs de l’impact économique des sociétés d’assurance ayant leur siège social à Québec et en Chaudière-Appalaches, august 2015
2 Statistique Canada (EERH) and analyse KPMG 2015
3 MSA Research (msaresearch.com) Compilation : Le Journal de l’assurance