FCT Named One of the Best Workplaces in Financial Services and Insurance

OAKVILLE, ONTARIO, November 7, 2017 – FCT*, the national leader in title insurance and real estate technology, announced that the company has been named to the 2017 List of Best Workplaces in Financial Services & Insurance by the Great Place to Work® Institute.

FCT received this honour after a thorough and independent analysis conducted by Great Place to Work®. The list of the 20 Best Workplaces in Financial Services & Insurance is based on direct feedback from employees of the hundreds of organizations that were surveyed by Great Place to Work®.

“From our executive team to our front line employees, all of us at FCT are committed to being a great place to work,” said Michael LeBlanc, CEO, FCT. “Earning a spot on the 2017 Best Workplaces in Financial Services and Insurance list is a reflection of this commitment and the collective efforts of our people every single day.”

FCT has also been recognized as one of the “Top 50 Best Workplaces” in Canada under the Large and Multinational category, a “Top 50 Best Workplace for Women” and is a certified great place to work. FCT’s employee benefits, learning and development opportunities and recognition programs, along with a dedication to our community investment initiatives across Canada, are just some of the ways the company demonstrates a commitment to engaging employees.

About FCT
Founded in 1991, the FCT group of companies is based in Oakville, Ontario, and has over 800 employees across the country. The group provides industry-leading title insurance, default  solutions and other real-estate-related products and services to approximately 450 lenders, 43,000 legal professionals and 5,000 recovery professionals, as well as real estate agents, mortgage brokers and builders, nationwide.

The Great Place to Work® Institute has named FCT one of Canada’s Top 50 Best Workplaces for three consecutive years (2015, 2016, 2017) and certified FCT as a Great Place to Work. FCT has also been named a Great Place to Work for Women® and was recently named a Best Workplaces in Financial Services & Insurance. FCT’s parent company, First American Financial Corporation, was named to the Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For® list in 2016 and again in 2017.

For more information on FCT, please visit the company website at www.fct.ca.

*The FCT group of companies includes FCT Insurance Company Ltd., which provides title and valuation insurance with the exception of commercial policies, which are provided jointly by FCT Insurance Company Ltd. and First American Title Insurance Company. Services by First Canadian Title Company Limited.

About Great Place to Work®:
Great Place to Work® (GPTW) is the global authority on high-trust, high-performance workplace cultures. Through proprietary assessment tools, advisory services, and certification programs, GPTW recognizes the world’s Best Workplaces in a series of national lists including those published by Fortune magazine (USA) and The Globe & Mail (Canada). Great Place to Work® provides the benchmarks, framework, and expertise needed to create, sustain, and recognize outstanding workplace cultures. www.greatplacetowork.ca and @GPTW_Canada

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Phillip Notley
FCT
Head of Marketing
905. 464.1474
pnotley@fct.ca