Release of the Study on the Economic Impact of the Co-operative Sector in Canada 


During Co-operatives and Mutuals Canada (CMC)’s National Congress 2019, Scott Banda, Chief Executive Officer of Federated Co-operatives Limited and Nadine Groulx, President, Cantons-de-l'Est Regional Council of the Desjardins Group, released a study: Economic Impact of the Co-operative Sector in Canada. Led by Dr. Fiona Duguid in partnership with George Karaphillis, the study confirms that co-operatives are an economic driver that contributes to the development of the Canadian economy.