Survey on Mutual Fund Activities in Québec

The objective of this survey is to monitor the evolution of the net assets of mutual funds in Québec, to segment the market by mutual fund type, and to measure the concentration of supply in the market.

Frequently Asked Questions

1. What is the Institut de la statistique du Québec?
2. Who is this questionnaire sent to?
3. Do I have to respond to the survey?
4. How can I be sure that no one will see the answers I provide?
5. Who will the data be sent to?
6. Can I have access to the survey results?
7. When I try to access the questionnaire, I get an error message. What should I do?

What is the Institut de la statistique du Québec?
The Institut de la statistique du Québec (ISQ), also known as Statistique Québec, is a government body whose mission is to produce, analyze and disseminate official, objective and quality statistics on various aspects of Québec society.

Who is this questionnaire sent to?
The Institut de la statistique du Québec sends this questionnaire to all investment fund managers in Canada. As such, we are requesting your cooperation.

Do I have to respond to the survey?
This is a mandatory survey. Your participation is important in order to draw the most accurate portrait possible of the net assets of mutual funds held by Québec residents.

How can I be sure that no one will see the answers I provide?
The Act respecting the Institut de la statistique du Québec guarantees the confidentiality of all the data collected. All employees take an oath before a commissioner and are bound to maintain the secrecy and confidentiality of the data they gather.

All the data provided by participants are confidential.

Who will the data be sent to?
The data provided by participants will be seen and used only by authorized employees at the Institut de la statistique du Québec. Only aggregated survey results will be made public in order to protect the privacy of participants.

Can I have access to the survey results?
The results of the survey are published on the website of the Institut de la statistique du Québec.

When I try to access the questionnaire, I get an error message. What should I do?
Make sure you correctly entered your identifier and password.

You can contact the Direction des stratégies et des opérations de collecte by telephone at 1 800 561-0213 or by e-mail at collecte@stat.gouv.qc.ca. Please mention the name of the Survey on Mutual Fund Activities in Québec, your name, and your contact information where we can reach you.

We will respond to your request within 24 hours during our office hours, Monday to Friday between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m.