Co-operatives and Mutuals Canada

Co-operatives and Mutuals Canada (CMC) allows our members to speak with a single voice. CMC is a national, bilingual association that represents more than 18 million co-operative members from 9,000 co-operatives.

CMC activities are targeted at helping co-operatives form, develop and thrive. Through advocacy with the federal government, CMC provides a knowledgeable voice to encourage national policies that strengthen the co-operative economy. CMC also supports wide-ranging research in partnership with leading research institutions and government to inform policy.

News

Bécancour: Québec remet 6 millions dans IFFCO Canada

Le conseil d'administration d'IFFCO Canada doit se réunir le 6 juin pour réviser l'ensemble du projet d'usine d'urée à Bécancour, près de Trois-Rivières. Le projet, qui a été mis en veilleuse pour la deuxième fois en décembre 2015,

Le CDÉA appui le tourisme dans le Nord-Est de l'Alberta

Le Conseil de développement économique de l'Alberta (CDÉA), annonce un investissement majeur une contribution financière de 160 000$ du ministère albertain de la Culture et du Tourisme pour développer des produits touristiques dans le Nord-Est de l'Alberta.

Cash-strapped Albertans need alternatives to payday loans; NDP's new regulations could help

Connect First Credit Union and Servus Credit Union are the two biggest credit unions in Alberta and they will offer short-term, payday-style loans at lower rates with longer payback periods.

Looming co-op housing crisis could push 50,000 Canadians out of their homes

The operating agreements, and their related mortgages, were underwritten by the Canadian Housing Mortgage Corporation (CHMC) and provided co-ops with between 20 and 40 years of annual subsidies to provide low-income or vulnerable tenants with RGI subsidies.

La Coopérative de solidarité de services à domicile change d’image

Pour son 20e anniversaire, La Coopérative de solidarité de services à domicile Beauce-Sartigan modernise son image corporative.

Credit Unions in favour of Alberta payday loan bill

“With more restriction on their activities, we think that that will create an opportunity for us to provide a fairer loan solution that is much better for Albertans that need to borrow in this way,” says Wetter.