Organisation Metadata

Organisation Description

SOQUEM (Société québécoise d’exploration minière) was created in 1965 by Jean Lesage’s Provincial government as a crown corporation to enable Quebec to develop its mineral resources.  In 1998, SOQUEM became a wholly owned subsidiary of SGF (Société Générale de Financement du Québec), another Quebec crown corporation created in 1962 by Lesage’s government.  SGF merged its operations with Investissement Quebec in 2010.

Date modified: