Toronto, November 4, 2019 – You may have seen in the news that Quebec's provincial police informed Desjardins of new developments in their investigation into privacy breach that was announced on June 20. It appears that the privacy breach has affected the data of 4.2 million individual caisse members who do their banking with Desjardins in Quebec and Ontario. There is no information at this time about whether or not more business members have been affected.
As a reminder, this situation only involves caisse members who use Desjardins banking services in Quebec and Ontario. Clients of Desjardins Financial Security Independent Network and Desjardins Financial Security Investments are NOT affected by this situation.
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President, Desjardins Financial Security Independent Network
Senior Vice-President, Desjardins Insurance