WINNIPEG, MB, November 18, 2022 /CNW/ – IGM Financial Inc. (IGM) (TSX:IGM) announced today that it has been recognized as one of the from Canada 100 best employers by Mediacorp Canada Inc. in its annual ranking of the best places to work.
Through its unique group of individual businesses, IG Wealth Management, Mackenzie Investments and Investment Planning Advisor (IPC), IGM provides a diverse and inclusive work environment to more than 3,900 full-time employees and approximately 4,000 advisors across Canada and offers a wide range of financial planning and investment management services to help Canadians achieve their financial goals.
“We are extremely honored to be recognized as one of from Canada best employers,” said James O’SullivanPresident and CEO, IGM Financial. “It’s a testament to the efforts of all of our phenomenal talents to create a unique and progressive culture across the company. We always strive to put our people first and ensure that we provide an environment that empowers them to feel valued and engaged so they can reach their full potential.”
Over the past year, IGM has strengthened its commitment to employee well-being, community engagement, diversity, equity and inclusion, and environmental initiatives.
IGM has worked to meet the needs of its employees by implementing a modernized hybrid work model, rooted in flexibility and designed to promote work-life balance for employees. As part of this goal, the company has significantly increased its wellness and mental health programs to support the emotional, physical, financial and social well-being of employees.
The company’s continued commitment to community involvement across all of its business units has been enthusiastically welcomed by employees, who have rallied around various initiatives, including the IG Walk for Alzheimer’s Disease, the Mackenzie Ensemble Charitable Foundation and IPC’s annual Movember campaign.
Additionally, IGM continued to focus on diversity, equity and inclusion through, in part, the creation of seven employee-led and environmental corporate resource groups by charting a course a net zero future.
“We have remained committed to removing barriers for underrepresented groups in financial services, and with our focus on sustainability and employee well-being, we believe this has made us a very attractive employer,” said declared Cynthia CurrieExecutive Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer, IGM Financial. “We are extremely proud of the open and collaborative dialogue we have established with our employees. It has helped us to truly understand how they feel and create a workplace that meets their needs.”
About IGM Financial Inc.
IGM Financial Inc. is part of from Canada leading diversified wealth and asset management companies with approximately $246 billion of total assets under management and advice to October 31, 2022. The company offers a wide range of financial planning and investment management services to help more than two million Canadians achieve their financial goals. Its activities are conducted primarily through IG Wealth Management, Mackenzie Investments and Investment Planning Advisor. IGM Financial is a member of the Electric company group of companies.
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