Hugo T. Lacroix

Investissement Québec

Bilateral Meetings

  • 02.03.2015 Monday (11.00h - 13.05h)
  • 02.03.2015 Monday (13.05h - 15.10h)
  • 03.03.2015 Tuesday (9.00h - 11.05h)
  • 03.03.2015 Tuesday (11.05h - 13.10h)
  • 04.03.2015 Wednesday (9.00h - 11.05h)

Investissement Québec is a public corporation can help you secure the financing you need to get even the most ambitious projects off the ground. That includes loans, equity financing (development capital and investment funds), tax credits and other forms of assistance—a huge range of financial solutions suited to your needs.


Organization Type Public Organisation
Organization Size250+
Founding Year1998
Areas of Activities


  1. Financial clearing and settlement

Financial product

Investissement Québec offers :

1.Flexible financial products
As a financing corporation, Investissement Québec can provide advantageous financial products and tax incentives (multimédias, games, software, information system design, software publishing).


2.Personalized follow-up.
We will be at your side every step of the way as you set up your business in Québec, particularly when it comes to finding local partners and forging strategic alliances to ensure your new business venture is a success.

Cooperation Offered
  1. Investment/Financing

Development of E-Business

Information technology (IT) is a pillar of the Québec economy. This credit helps IT companies grow their business in a context of stiff international competition. Find out if your company is eligible.

What can your company receive?
A refundable tax credit equal to 24% of eligible wages, up to an annual limit of $83,333 per employee.

To be eligible, your business must:
Have six or more eligible employees.

Focus on services related to:
• Information system design;
• Software publishing.

Carry out the following activities:

• IT consulting services related to technology, systems development and e-business processes and solutions;
- Business process reengineering
- Technology architecture design

• Development, integration, maintenance and evolution of information systems and technological infrastructure;
- Distribution packages
- Software and computer programs
- Technology architecture upgrading
- Integration of hardware and software components

• Design and development of e-business solutions allowing monetary transactions;

Development of security and identification services;
- Electronic imaging
- Artificial intelligence
- Internal network interfaces and security

Cooperation Offered
  1. Investment/Financing

Production of Multimedia Titles

Québec is well known for its creativity and innovative flair in the multimedia sector. To give Québec multimedia companies an extra boost and help them carve out a place among the top industry players, a tax credit is offered for the production of multimedia titles.

What can your company receive?
A refundable tax credit covering up to 30% of your eligible labour expenditure.

To be eligible, your business must:

Produce eligible multimedia titles in Québec:

• titles produced on an electronic medium and run using software that supports interactivity;
• related titles, such as digital animation films associated with an eligible multimedia title produced by your company.

Perform eligible production work:

• all operations necessary to produce the multimedia title, commencing with the design stage and indefinitely thereafter.

Cooperation Offered
  1. Investment/Financing