Policies respecting financial institutions and corporate law

The sector devoted to policies respecting financial institutions and corporate law is mainly responsible for ensuring updating of the legislative and regulatory framework applicable to financial institutions, real estate brokerage and legal entities. In this capacity, it:

  • elaborates policies to protect savers and investors;
  • promotes the expansion of financial institutions and legal entities in Québec;
  • fosters the development of the Québec financial sector through the administration of two fiscal programs, including the international financial centres (IFCs);
  • advises the Minister on decisions that he makes pursuant to various statutes governing financial institutions.