17 Aug 2016
Marc Lafrenière
Partner | CPA, CGA, CIRP, LIT | Recovery and reorganization

The annual level of debt (non-mortgage) per consumer has gone up by 3.83% in the second quarter compared to this same period last year—a more substantial increase than among Albertans, who are living in a recession. Trustee Partner and Financial Recovery Advisor Marc Lafrenière commented on the publication of data from TransUnion, which also mentions the increase in default payment rates by Quebec consumers. Read the article published by TVA Nouvelles, which was also featured in Journal de Montréal and Journal de Québec.

Raymond Chabot can help

According to Raymond Chabot, a subsidiary of Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton, planning, awareness and education are key to sound personal finances. That is why, in addition to effectively supporting individuals with financial problems, Raymond Chabot is socially committed to making consumers aware of the importance of carefully planning their finances. You can review Laurent Paquin’s sound advice on the Raymond Chabot website.

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11 Aug 2016

Over the past few months, Cittadino, a Canadian-Italian newspaper, wrote articles about several Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton professionals. President and CEO Emilio B. Imbriglio and Assurance Partners Rick Sassano, Marco Berretta and Joe Pannunzio talked about their respective journeys and attachment to their Canadian-Italian community, with whom they work very closely.
Click to read the articles (in Italian only):

  • Marco Berretta
  • Emilio B. Imbriglio
  • Joe Pannunzio
  • Rick Sassano

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08 Aug 2016

On Saturday, July 16, 2016, Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton invited citizens to a memorable gastronomic evening on the Gouin bridge to celebrate the city’s 350th anniversary and the Gouin bridge’s 100th anniversary.

As main partner for this event, Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton’s colours lit up the 37 tents on the bridge, where a dance floor was also set up. The spectacular evening with so much to see drew some 1,000 citizens and business people.

As very active participants in the region, RCGT’s professionals are very proud to celebrate this great achievement!

Gouin bridge - Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu

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27 Jul 2016

WMAE-Badge-2016The Grant Thornton network is one of the 50 “World’s most attractive global employers,” according to the Universum Talent Survey of more than 270,000 business and engineering students from 12 of the world’s largest economies.

“At Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton and across the Grant Thornton network, we are dedicated to providing our talent with a work environment conducive to helping them unlock their full potential. We are very proud of this honour that recognizes the culture that our 42,000 people in more than 130 countries have created,” said François Trudel, Vice-President of Talent & Culture at Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton.

The rankings obtained by Universum, global leader in employer branding, are based on the opinions of business and engineering students from top universities in the world’s 12 largest economies: Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, France, Germany, India, Italy, Japan, Russia, UK and US.