La Capitale signs agreement with Google Cloud

La Capitale positions itself as an industry leader in the digital age
 

Quebec, April 6, 2018 – La Capitale Insurance and Financial Services is pleased to announce that it has signed a cooperation agreement with Google Cloud to accelerate its innovation strategy and offer its clients solutions that are original, high-performing and secure, supported by the latest technological advancements, including predictive analytics, artificial intelligence and voice recognition.

This agreement with Google Cloud enables La Capitale to position itself as an industry leader in the digital age. “The rapid development of financial technology and the challenges associated with the digital revolution force insurers to make an important choice in relation to their competitors: Will we follow the others or lead the way? We are choosing to commit to innovation in order to offer our clients a singular experience and distinctive products and services,” said Mr. Jean St-Gelais, Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of La Capitale.

“The last fiscal year gave La Capitale an opportunity to carry out various experiments, which led to a prioritizing of important projects for 2018. Our clients will begin to benefit from these efforts this year. As well, a number of promising initiatives are in the works to enhance the client experience on all of our platforms. Our agreement with Google will allow us to accelerate our efforts to bring innovative solutions to the market,” added Mr. St-Gelais.

About La Capitale

La Capitale Insurance and Financial Services, created in 1940, has a strong presence across Quebec and throughout Canada. With over 2,740 employees and guided by the values of mutualism on which it was founded, La Capitale works with clients to build, protect and value what they feel counts for their financial security. It offers insurance products and financial services to the general public as well as to Quebec public service employees. With assets of $7.1 billion, La Capitale occupies a choice position among leading insurers in Canada.

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