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Top 300 Private Companies

Rank Company (Year End) Group Revenue $000 Return on Captial (%) Profit $000 Assets $000 Major Shareholder
1General Motors of Canada(De03)auto36,513,571nananaGeneral Motors Corp. (U.S.) 100%
2Sun Life Assurance of Canada(De03)ins22,482,00015.071,409,000158,182,000Sun Life Financial Services Inc. (ON) 100%
3Ford Motor Co. of Canada(De03)auto20,800,000nananaFord Motor Co. (U.S.) 100%
4DaimlerChrysler Canada(De03)auto18,160,000nananaDaimlerChrysler Corp. (U.S.) 100%
5Honda Canada(Ma03)auto14,096,800nana3,615,500Honda Motor Co. Ltd. (Japan) 100%
6Costco Wholesale Canada(Au03)rt7,583,397nananaCostco Wholesale Corp. (U.S.) 100%
7Katz Group(Ja04)rt6,500,000nananaDaryl A. Katz (AB) 100%
8McCain Foods(Ju03)fp6,469,000nana4,639,635McCain family (NB) 100%
9London Life Insurance(De03)ins6,445,00022.24251,00036,968,000Great-West Life Assurance Co. (MB) 100%
10McKesson Canada(De03)wh5,981,500nana1,140,400McKessonHBOC Inc. (U.S.) 100%
11Imperial Oil Resources(De03)ogp5,648,000na1,139,0006,434,000Imperial Oil Ltd. (ON) 100%
12Jim Pattison Group(De03)mgt5,500,000nana3,400,000James A. Pattison (BC) 100%
13Canada Safeway(Ja04)1fd4,043,400nana1,416,900Safeway Inc. (U.S.) 100%
14Canada Life Assurance Co.(De03)ins4,745,0000.253,00054,476,000Great-West Life Assurance Co. (MB) 100%
15Zellers Inc.(Ja04)rt4,624,692nananaHudson's Bay Co. (ON) 100%
16Desjardins Financial(De03)fin4,206,66315.07177,62013,212,280Desjardins Group (QC) 100%
17Great A&P Tea Co. (Canada)(Fe03)1fd2,675,271nana668,782Great A&P Tea Co. (U.S.) 100%
18TD Mortgage Corp.(Oc03)tr4,068,7884.75267,42980,274,810Toronto-Dominion Bank (ON) 100%
19Moore Wallace(De03)1pp2,872,79612.86114,1763,220,008R.R. Donnelley & Sons Co. (U.S.) 100%
20Toyota Canada(De02)wh3,920,310nana497,229Toyota Motor Co. (Japan) and
Mitsui & Co. Ltd. (Japan) 50% each
21RBC Dominion Securities(Oc03)fin3,530,000na412,00087,720,000Royal Bank DS Holding Inc. (ON) 100%
22Cargill Ltd.(My03)wh3,500,000nana1,229,000Cargill Inc. (U.S.) 100%
23CIBC World Markets(Oc03)fin3,473,000na373,000107,658,000Cdn. Imperial Bank of Commerce (ON) 100%
24Syncrude Canada(De03)ogp3,300,000nananaCdn. Oil Sands Ltd. (AB) 36%,
Imperial Oil Resources Ltd. (AB) 25%
25Tembec Industries(Se03)fr3,207,3003.9810,8003,787,100Tembec Inc. (QC) 100%
26Mitsui & Co. (Canada)(Ma03)4wh3,195,841na9,296naMitsui & Co. Ltd (Japan) 100%
27PCL Construction Group(Oc03)eng2,916,089nana997,475PCL Construction Holdings Inc. (AB) 100%
28AVIVA Canada(De03)p&c2,825,300na166,4006,500,000Aviva PLC (U.K.) 100%
29Desjardins Fin. Security Life(De03)ins2,808,73318.05109,7059,665,685Desjardins Financial Corp. (QC) 100%
30Sunoco Inc.(De03)oils2,675,000na53,0001,079,000Suncor Energy Inc. (AB) 100%
31Kruger Inc.(De02)fr2,624,131nana3,346,499Hicliff Corp. (AB) 99%
32Epcor Utilities(De03)util2,590,40017.93438,3004,348,300City of Edmonton (AB) 100%
33General Electric Canada(De03)tech2,552,0317.676,8662,191,482General Electric Co. (U.S.) 100%
34Scotia Capital(Oc03)fin2,538,000na721,000119,000,000Bank of Nova Scotia (ON) 100%
35ING Canada Inc.(De02)p&c2,516,0404.8050,7517,275,227ING Groep NV (Netherlands) 100%
36Toronto Hydro Corp.(De03)util2,508,96112.4895,5812,474,401City of Toronto (ON) 100%
37DuPont Canada(De02)chem2,484,06220.82247,5092,482,360E.I. duPont de Nemours & Co. (U.S.) 100%
38Devon Canada(De03)1ogp1,748,00018.71633,0007,906,000Devon Energy Corp. (U.S.) 100%
39McDonald's Restaurants of Can.(De03)os2,371,200nananaMcDonald's Restaurants Operations Inc.
(U.S.) 100%
40Enbridge Gas Distribuition(Se03)util2,357,10011.17224,8005,027,200Enbridge Inc. (AB) 100%
41Quebecor Media(De03)br2,348,9008.81203,9006,601,900Quebecor Inc. (QC) 54.7%,
CDP Capital (QC) 45.3%
42Bk. of Montreal Mortgage(Oc03)tr2,232,84717.88251,73944,290,559Bank of Montreal (ON) 100%
43GMAC of Canada(De03)fin2,211,3375.54133,42820,348,999General Motors Acceptance Corp. (U.S.) 100%
44TD Securities(Oc03)fin2,177,000na363,000126,800,000Toronto-Dominion Bank (ON) 100%
45John Deere Canada(De03)cp2,135,91911.64112,6172,444,852Deere & Co. (U.S.) 100%
46Nestle Canada(De02)fp2,012,804nana1,040,375Nestle SA (Switzerland) 100%
47Imperial Tobacco Canada(De03)5cp1,994,00011.60242,0009,752,000British American Tobacco PLC (U.K.) 100%
48Ford Credit Canada(De03)fin1,986,8056.2879,53713,836,536Ford Credit International Inc. (U.S.) 100%
49Pfizer Canada(No03)bio1,916,453nana1,518,882Pfizer Inc. (U.S.) 100%
50Lear Canada(De03)1auto1,331,600nana59,200Lear Corp. (U.S.) 100%
51Olymel Societe en Commandite(No03)fp1,847,293nana441,613Cooperative Federee de Quebec (QC) 75%
52Rogers Cable(De03)br1,823,0105.64-54,8433,720,087Rogers Communications Inc. (ON) 100%
53Aliant Telecom Inc.(De03)tele1,765,78418.71207,0142,675,888Aliant Inc. (NB) 100%
54Gaz Metro inc.(Se03)util1,759,34211.4549,0172,569,491Noverco Inc. (QC) 100%
55Canada Trustco Mortgage(De03)tr1,685,8935.50138,38331,407,885Toronto-Dominion Bank (ON) 100%
56Johnson Controls (Canada)(Se03)ind1,656,000nana498,000Johnson Controls Inc. (U.S.) 100%
57Mazda Canada(De02)wh1,604,367nana278,431Mazda Motor Corp. (Japan) 60%,
Itochu Corp. (Japan) 40%
58Unilever Canada(De02)cp1,595,869nana736,484Unilever PLC (U.K.) and 
CN Holdings Ltd. (U.K.) 100%
59Bayer Inc.(De02)bio1,547,306nana1,127,086Bayer AG (Germany) 73%,
Bayer Corp. (U.S.) 27%, 
60Siemens Canada(Se03)tech1,492,544nananaSiemens AG (Germany) 100%
61Wawanesa Mutual Insurance Co.(De03)p&c1,469,4548.8076,2063,189,307Policyholders
62Int'l Truck & Engine Cda.(Oc03)ind1,448,773nana324,167International Truck and Engine Corp.
(U.S.) 100%
63Economical Mutual Insurance(De03)p&c1,441,1526.7534,8832,873,890Policyholders
64Roins Financial Services(De02)p&c1,439,644na-68,4194,049,014Royal & Sun Alliance Insurance Group PLC
(U.K.) 100%
65GlaxoSmithKline(De03)bio1,410,912nana1,149,719GlaxoSmithKline PLC (U.K.) 100%
66Bell Globemedia(De03)br1,363,000na51,0003,270,000BCE Inc. (QC) 68.5%,
Woodbridge Co. Ltd. (ON) 31.5%
67Emco Ltd.(De02)wh1,349,72820.0132,631549,684Blackfriars Corp. (U.S.) 100%
68Fluor Canada(De02)eng1,347,524nana230,674Fluor Corp. (U.S.) 100%
69Microsoft Canada(Jn03)tech1,338,000nananaMicrosoft Corp. (U.S.) 100%
70Honeywell Canada(De02)tech1,323,00020.31166,8541,505,000Honeywell International Inc. (U.S.) 100%
71Terasen Gas(De03)util1,305,6009.2670,4002,790,700Terasen Inc. (BC) 100%
72Canpotex Ltd.(De03)wh1,300,000nananaAgrium Inc. (SK), IMC Canada Ltd. (SK) and Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan Inc. (SK) 100%
73Atlantic Blue Cross Care(De03)ins1,279,43812.469,950231,619Members
74EDS Canada(De02)tech1,250,635nananaElectronic Data Systems Corp. (U.S.) 100%
75Mercedes-Benz Canada(De03)wh1,246,749nananaDaimlerChrysler North America Holding Inc. (U.S.) 100%
76Consumers' Co-op Refineries(Oc02)ogp1,238,96031.69118,166771,212Federated Co-operatives Ltd. (SK) 100%
77AXA Canada(De03)p&c1,234,50517.2967,2032,668,820AXA Group (France) 100%
78Superior Plus(De03)wh1,234,300na-108,7001,158,700Superior Plus Income Fund (AB) 100%
79ENMAX Corp.(De03)util1,210,40019.00168,1001,443,300City of Calgary (AB) 100%
80Desjardins General Insur. Grp.(De03)p&c1,197,000na45,8002,146,700Desjardins Financial Corp. (QC) 100%
81Schneider Corp.(Ap03)1,5fp769,900nana282,200Maple Leaf Foods Inc. (ON) 100%
82CGU Insurance Co. of Canada(De02)p&c1,159,1886.4222,3923,133,115GAN Co. of Canada Ltd. (ON)100%
83Norampac Inc.(De03)pp1,154,8377.6630,9261,438,996Cascades Inc. (QC) and
Domtar Inc. (QC) 50% each
84Apache Canada(De03)1ogp823,273nana2,961,111Apache Corp. (U.S.) 100%
85BMO Nesbitt Burns(Oc03)fin1,148,7467.46181,70626,959,954Bank of Montreal (ON) 100%
86Uniprix Group(De03)rt1,141,413na10,685308,065Franchisees
87TDL Group(De03)1os807,000nananaWendy's International Inc. (U.S.) 100%
88Sony of Canada(Ma04)wh1,100,000nananaSony Corp. (Japan) 100%
89Weldwood of Canada(De02)fr1,083,482nana1,432,460International Paper Co. (U.S.) 100%
90Purolator Courier(De03)os1,079,210nana397,152Canada Post Corp. (ON) 92%
91Sun Media(De03)pb1,070,51115.18334,8492,885,597Quebecor Media Inc. (QC) 100%
92Lloyd's Underwriters (Canada)(De03)p&c1,054,92766.49177,3832,257,599Lloyd's Underwriters (U.K.) 100%
93Univar Canada(De03)wh1,035,000nana393,261Univar NV (Netherlands) 100%
94BASF Canada(De03)chem1,030,021na30,025374,505BASF Corp. (U.S.) 51%,
BASF AG (Germany) 49%
95AstraZeneca Canada(De03)1bio712,000nananaAstraZeneca PLC (U.K.) 100%
96Associates Cap. Corp. of Can.(De02)fin965,1706.08120,4397,031,541Citigroup Inc. (U.S.) 100%
97Cdn. Tire Petroleum(Ja04)rt963,500nana457,700Canadian Tire Corp. (ON) 100%
98Dominion of Can. Gen. Ins.(De03)p&c962,8987.5520,2721,919,366E-L Financial Corp. Ltd. (ON) 100%
99EllisDon Inc.(Fe03)eng954,665nana303,949Smith family (ON) 55%, employees 45%
100Cascades Boxboard Group(De03)pp954,000nana946,000Cascades Inc. (QC) 100%
101Murphy Oil Co.(De03)ogp944,86327.20265,8672,187,086Murphy Oil Corp. (U.S.) 100%
102NAV Canada(Au03)tran938,9346.22na2,633,002na
103Ivanhoe Cambridge(De03)dev929,800na240,6006,789,700CDP Capital (QC) and
4 Cdn. pension plans100%
104Royal & Sun Alliance Ins. Can.(De03)p&c911,31610.0744,5563,523,138Royal & Sun Alliance Insurance Group PLC
(U.K.) 100%
105Slocan Forest Products(De03)fr903,06417.8559,176768,571Canfor Corp. (BC) 100%
106National Bank Financial(Se03)fin897,7951.9555,39615,903,868National Bank of Canada (QC) 100%
107PPG Canada(De03)chem890,347nana569,372PPG Industries Securities Inc. (U.S.) 100%
108SSQ, Financial Group(De03)ins873,13016.1118,8662,209,515Solidarity Fund (QFL) (QC) 71%
109Enbridge Pipelines(De03)pipe864,20010.27273,3004,739,200Enbridge Inc. (AB) 100%
110Pharmasave Drugs (National)(De03)rt860,647nananaFranchisees
111Rogers Media(De03)pb854,992na47,9691,467,149Rogers Communications Inc. (ON) 100%
112Transamerica Life Canada(De03)ins839,14414.5592,0908,425,842Aegon Canada Inc. (ON) 100%
113Videotron Ltee(De03)br831,14813.7463,3111,525,605Quebecor Media Inc. (QC) 100%
114Royal Trust Corp. of Canada(Oc03)tr825,51510.8870,7369,386,834Royal Bank of Canada (ON) 100%
115TransAlta Utilities(De03)util810,50010.05189,0003,563,600Transalta Corp. (AB) 100%
116Mitsubishi Canada(De02)wh804,5537.711,81483,368Mitsubishi Corp. (Japan) 100%
117UAP Inc.(De03)wh797,085nananaGenuine Parts Co. Ltd. (AB) 100%
118Ispat Sidbec(De03)1st560,000na1,000971,000Ispat Internationl NV (Netherlands) 100%
119Mackenzie Financial(De03)5fin781,02035.27167,9731,778,923IGM Financial Inc. (MB) 100%
120Jazz Air(De03)tran776,000nananaAir Canada (QC) 100%
121Amex Bank of Canada(De03)bks772,0876.2122,7782,173,321American Express Co. (U.S.) 100%
122Bell ExpressVu(De03)br761,000nananaBCE Inc. (QC) 100%
123QIT-Fer et Titane(De03)mi760,000nananaRio Tinto Group (U.K., Australia) 100%
124Export Packers Co.(Ma04)wh748,000nana166,000Rubenstein family (ON) 100%
125Independent Order of Foresters(De02)ins740,780na-49,4956,717,012Members
126Ledcor Group of Companies(Au03)eng739,000nananaEmployees
127Waste Management Canada(De03)env722,588nana1,722,842Waste Management Inc. (U.S.) 100%
128Meloche Monnex(Oc03)p&c713,00015.5539,1001,656,000Toronto-Dominion Bank (ON) 100%
129Rio Algom(Ju02)1,4mi452,0005.8029,0002,075,000BHP Billiton PLC (U.K.) 100%
130Rolls-Royce Canada(De03)ind707,693nana408,576Rolls-Royce PLC (U.K.) 100%
131Cascades Fine Papers Group(De03)fr703,000nana363,000Cascades Inc. (QC) 100%
132Slater Steel(De02)st691,9752.65-80,950647,457na
133NexInnovations Inc.(My03)tech689,000nananana
134L'Oreal Canada(De03)cp685,000nana266,160L'Oreal SA (France) 100%
135Allstate Insurance Co. of Can.(De03)p&c674,91619.0761,5001,638,680Allstate Insurance Co. (U.S.) 100%
136Citibank Canada(De03)bks673,1543.98106,33612,585,858Citibank NA (U.S.) 100%
137Empire Life Insurance(De03)ins668,7153.8817,7514,589,363E-L Financial Corp. (ON) 98%
138Tarkett Inc.(De02)hf667,4456.9215,950472,387Tarkett AG (Germany) 100%
139Trimac Corp.(De03)tran650,457nananana
140Cascades Tissue Group(De03)pp644,000nana546,000Cascades Inc. (QC) 100%
141Enersource Corp.(De03)util631,3256.907,627612,174City of Mississauga (ON) 90%
142Provident Life & Accident(De03)ins630,81122.9199,8292,195,350UnumProvident Corp. (U.S.) 100%
143Scott Paper(De02)pp615,79116.6337,605672,380Kruger Inc. (QC) 100%
144Campbell Co. of Canada(Jl03)fp605,000nananaCampbell Investment Co. (U.S.) 100%
145Compass Group Canada(Au03)os600,000nananaCompass Group PLC (U.K.) 100%
146Maxxcom Inc.(De02)os599,5905.153,919382,801MDC Partners Inc. (ON) 100%
147Allianz Canada(De03)p&c598,75410.2719,5421,686,115Allianz of Canada Inc. (ON) 100%
148ING Bank of Canada(De03)bks591,16023.2366,42912,339,600ING Groep NV (Netherlands) 100%
149Cdn. Satellite Communications(Au03)tech590,418nana1,522,354Shaw Communications Inc. (AB) 100%
150Harlequin Enterprises(De03)pb584,924nana431,264Torstar Corp. (ON) 100%
151CIBC Trust Corp.(Oc03)tr575,97422.5298,31011,372,691Cdn. Imperial Bank of Commerce (ON) 100%
152Rothmans Benson & Hedges(Ma03)cp575,500na145,500naRothmans Inc. (ON) 60%,
FTR Holding SA (Switzerland) 40%
153Uniboard Canada(De03)ind570,423nana511,474Kunz Holding GmbH & Co. KG
(Germany) 100%
154MBNA Canada Bank(De03)bks570,10248.58145,9191,919,954MBNA Corp. (U.S.) 100%
155Loeb Canada(Se03)fd565,800nananaMetro Inc. (QC) 100%
156ALSTOM Canada(Ma02)eng561,000nana545,000Alstom SA (France) 100%
157Chubb Insurance Co. of Can.(De03)p&c556,95650.2590,3171,378,708Chubb Corp. (U.S.) 100%
158Schlumberger Canada(De02)ogs530,123nana552,688Schlumberger BV (Netherlands) 100%
159National Life Assurance Co.(De03)ins527,93713.5325,8082,355,201Industrial-Alliance Life Management Corp.
(QC) 99.99%
160Leroux Steel(No02)wh522,9011.30-6,330305,900Russel Metals Inc. (ON) 100%
161Indust.-Alliance Pacific Life(De03)ins516,94715.6634,0011,885,021Industrial-Alliance Life Insurance Co.
(QC) 99.91%
162Centra Gas Manitoba(Ma03)util514,8512.7413,179582,975Manitoba Hydro (MB) 100%
163Cognicase Inc.(Se02)tech514,819na-471,331362,442CGI Group Inc. (QC) 100%
164Hewitt Equipment(De02)wh511,448nananaHewitt family (QC) 100%
165Lombard Canada Group(De02)p&c500,17615.3113,4821,313,555Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd. (ON) 100%
166Extendicare (Canada)(De03)os497,730na13,787335,058Extendicare Inc. (ON) 100%
167Canadian Tire Acceptance(Ja04)fin489,500nana989,400Canadian Tire Corp. (ON) 100%
168Marubeni Canada(De03)wh487,4768.73 68428,523Marubeni America Corp. (U.S.) 51%,
Marubeni Corp. (Japan) 49%
169N.M. Paterson & Sons(Jl03)3wh275,949nana116,788Paterson family (MB) 100%
170Charlwood Pacific Group(De03)mgt473,000nananaCharlwood family (BC) 100%
171Sumitomo Canada(De03)wh469,300na5,100217,000Sumitomo Corp. (U.S.) 51%,
Sumitomo Corp. (Japan) 49%, 
172Luscar Coal(De03)mi461,4818.2983,0521,579,190Luscar Energy Partnership (AB) 100%
173RBC Life Insurance Co.(De03)ins459,85311.2010,8101,656,137RBC Insurance Holdings Inc. (ON) 100%
174Wyeth Canada(De02)chem459,415nana999,906Wyeth (U.S.) 100%
175Mark's Work Wearhouse(Ja04)4rt458,000nana285,200Canadian Tire Corp. (ON) 100%
176Commonwealth Plywood Co.(Se02)ind442,000nana251,000Soaring Phoenix Inc. (QC) 100%
177Palliser Furniture(De03)hf441,199nananaDeFehr family (MB) 100%
178Robin Hood Multifoods(Fe04)1fp316,900nana229,900International Multifoods Inc. (U.S.) 100%
179Great Lakes Power(De02)mgt432,00010.60167,0003,500,000Brascan Corp. (ON) 78.96%
180Peter Kiewit Sons Co.(De02)eng423,486na30,812240,724Employees
181Volvo Cars of Canada(De02)wh421,5882.73 950166,347Ford Motor Co. of Canada Ltd. (ON) 100%
182CGC Inc.(De03)ind418,000nananaUSG Foreign Investments Ltd. (U.S.) 100%
183Highland Valley Copper(Ja04)mi411,555nananaTeck Cominco Ltd. (BC) 97.5%
184Thompsons Limited(Au03)wh411,161nananaThompson family (ON) 100%
185Groupe Pomerleau(De03)eng402,000nana200,000P. and F. Pomerleau (QC) 50% each
186Graham Group(Oc03)eng401,038nana128,786Employees
187Household Financial Corp.(De03)fin400,2707.3444,9202,637,753Household Global Funding Inc. (U.S.) 100%
188Traders General Insurance(De03)p&c396,940na-5,821938,712GAN Co. of Canada Ltd. (ON) 100%
189Optimum Group(De03)fin387,198nana789,121Gilles Blondeau (QC) >50% (voting)
190Assante Corp.(De02)fin386,3799.6522,978636,918Martin S. Weinberg (MB) 18.5%
191Newfoundland Power(De03)util385,21311.4630,061742,694Fortis Inc. (NF) 100%
192Groupe BMR(De03)wh385,000nananaMembers
193Halliburton Group Canada(De02)ogs371,65822.4534,024280,749Halliburton Co. (U.S.) 100%
194xwave Solutions(De03)tech367,595na-12,201160,909Aliant Inc. (NF) 100%
195Canada Trust Co.(De03)tr362,0998.0543,7787,905,146Canada Trustco Mortgage Co. (ON) 100%
196Telesat Canada(De03)tech357,24215.8272,0321,256,616BCE Inc. (QC) 100%
197407 International(De03)os349,5114.44-75,2044,333,191Cintra Concesiones de Infraestructuras de Transporte SA (Spain) 67%
198Sears Acceptance Co.(De03)fin347,800nana1,533,900Sears Canada Inc. (ON) 100%
199Tim-br Mart (Ontario)(De02)wh346,700na9,26029,465Members
200Dominion Construction Co.(De03)dev343,600nana90,400Dominion Company Inc. (BC) 100%
201Amicus Bank(De03)bks337,180na-22,1515,331,492Cdn. Imperial Bank of Commerce (ON) 100%
202Hudson's Bay Co. Acceptance(Ja04)fin331,903nananaHudson's Bay Co. (ON) 100%
203IMP Group Int'l(Ma02)ind331,299nananaKCR Holdings Ltd. (NS) 100%
204SGF Chimie(De02)chem331,248na-59,794772,297SGF du Quebec (QC) 100%
205General Dynamics Canada(De02)tech327,164nananaGeneral Dynamics Corp. (U.S.) 100%
206Pitney Bowes of Canada(De03)os325,513nana1,071,237Pitney Bowes Inc. (U.S.) 100%
207Royal Trust Co.(Oc03)tr318,3237.2171,6276,571,808Royal Bank of Canada (ON) 100%
208Greyhound Can. Transportation(Au03)1,5tran212,400nananaLaidlaw International Inc. (ON) 100%
209Sodexho Canada(Au03)os313,600nananaSodexho Alliance SA (France) 100%
210SAP Canada(De03)tech313,377na25,701naSAP AG (Germany) 100%
211Vicwest Corp.(De03)3mgt91,4819.931,520105,518Magnatrax Corp. (U.S.) 100%
212Premetalco Inc.(De03)5wh308,7054.974,164169,138Amalgamated Metal Corp. PLC (U.K.) 100%
213PolyOne Canada(De03)1chem220,300nana59,100PolyOne Corp. (U.S.) 100%
214Groupe Deschenes(De03)wh308,000nananaMirca Enterprises Inc. (QC) 100%
215Scotia Mortgage Corp.(De03)tr307,73044.7263,3724,540,260Bank of Nova Scotia (ON) 100%
216Telus Comm. (Quebec)(De03)tele298,3582.48-3,998649,421Telus Quebec Inc. (QC) 100%
217St. Joseph Corp.(De03)pb298,12614.843,568245,551Gagliano family (ON) 100%
218Equitable Life Insurance(De03)ins293,3019.1610,303921,378Policyholders
219Citadel General Assurance(De03)p&c290,92221.1018,280607,747Winterthur Canada Financial Corp. (ON) 100%
220Maple Lodge Farms(De03)fp288,928nana97,956May family (ON) 100%
221Marsh Canada(De03)os287,000nananaMarsh & McLennan Companies Inc.
(U.S.) 100%
222HSBC Mtge. Corp. (Canada)(De03)tr284,24316.7737,1096,475,326HSBC Bank of Canada (BC) 100%
223Canadian Salt Co.(De03)mi277,000nananaRohm and Haas Co. (U.S.) 100%
224Personal Insurance Co.(Oc03)p&c276,935na-5,778712,329Cdn. Imperial Bank of Commerce (ON) 100%
225Cumis Group(De03)fin274,67415.8513,156923,241Members
226Guarantee Co. of N. America(De03)p&c273,9684.2217,742788,926Princeton Holdings Ltd. (ON) 66%
227Stackpole Ltd.(De02)auto266,95320.1219,442208,469Tomkins PLC (U.K.) 100%
228Supremex Inc.(De03)1pp189,221nana158,863Cenveo Inc. (U.S.) 100%
229Apple Canada(Se03)tech257,117nananaApple Computer Inc. (U.S.) 100%
230Lantic Sugar(Se03)fp257,06412.09-10,739226,632Rogers Sugar Income Fund (QC) 100%
231St. Paul Fire & Marine Insur.(De03)p&c247,50620.3948,501862,828St. Paul Travelers Companies Inc. (U.S.) 100%
232AT Plastics(De02)chem246,4871.78-12,425390,881Acetex Corp. (BC) 100%
233Royal Bank Mortgage Corp.(De03)tr243,40514.2475,4685,660,597Royal Bank of Canada (ON) 100%
234Atlas Copco Canada(De03)ind241,0545.881,797115,055Atlas Copco AB (Sweden) 100%
235UPI Inc.(Se02)oils239,045nana57,231Suncor Energy Products Inc. (ON) and GROWMARK Inc. (U.S.) 50% each
236Beaulieu Canada Co.(De02)hf236,661nana126,658Carl and Mike Bouckaert (QC) 100%
237Lignum Ltd.(De02)wh236,140nana83,867Leslie J. Kerr Ltd. (BC) 100%
238Commonwealth Insurance(De03)p&c233,15435.1057,3041,082,402Northbridge Financial Corp. (ON) 100%
239Fujitsu Consulting (Canada)(Ma02)tech232,900nananaFujitsu Ltd. (Japan) 100%
240Avon Canada(De03)cp231,041na-4,336120,084Avon Products Inc. (U.S.) 100%
241Compugen Inc.(De03)tech230,000nana40,000Harry Zarek (ON) 100%
242Cogema Resources(De03)mi229,000nana998,104Cogema SA (France) 100%
243Montreal Trust Co. of Can.(Oc03)tr225,1952.96 3114,566,332Bank of Nova Scotia (ON) 100%
244AXA Pacific Insurance(De03)p&c221,8203.483,653556,132AXA Canada Inc. (QC) 100%
245Recochem Inc.(Ap03)chem217,99819.788,562111,504Kuchar family (QC) 100%
246SGF Mineral(De02)mi216,884na-99,853592,426SGF du Quebec (QC) 100%
247CIBC Mortgages(De03)tr215,6351.533,2971,657,928Cdn. Imperial Bank of Commerce (ON) 100%
248Deutsche Bank AG, Cda. Branch(De03)bks215,6238.7132,8125,269,929Deutsche Bank AG (Germany) 100%
249Primerica Fin. Services (Can.)(De02)fin212,66629.2760,606294,289Primerica Life Insurance Co. (U.S.) 100%
250St. Marys Paper(Se03)pp210,913nananaBellgravia Investment Ltd. (ON) 55%
251ACE INA Insurance(De03)p&c210,39134.9524,436657,782Inacan Holdings Ltd (ON) 100%
252United Furniture Warehouse(De02)rt207,000nana60,000na
253Corel Corp.(No02)1tech130,288na-96,424130,927Vector Capital Group (U.S.) 100%
254Pembridge Insurance Co.(De03)p&c203,64023.2214,780525,088Allstate Insurance Co. of Canada (ON) 100%
255Bk. of America Nat. Assoc. Cda.(De03)bks200,1993.5543,8374,248,841Bank of America NA (U.S.) 100%
256Societe General (Canada)(De03)4bks198,04518.958,8466,592,239Societe Generale (France) 100%
257SGF Rexfor(De02)fr198,013na123,667557,285SGF du Quebec (QC) 100%
258Jevco Insurance Co.(De03)p&c195,21415.966,431374,405Kingsway Financial Services Inc. (ON) 100%
259Stuart Olson Construction(De03)eng192,610na-2,55055,597Churchill Corp. (AB) 100%
260Nu-Gro Corp.(Se03)cp186,78419.5812,058130,152United Industries Corp. (U.S.) 100%
261NorTerra Inc.(De03)mgt183,024nana131,220Inuvialuit Development Corp. (NT) and
Nunasi Corp. (NT) 50% each
262Groupe Robert(Au02)tran182,954nana144,407Claude Robert Capital Inc. (QC) 37.5%
263Aquila Networks Cda. (AB)(De03)util181,900na-53,378836,811Aquila Networks Canada Ltd. (AB) 100%
264Sovereign General Insurance(De03)p&c181,63329.6410,501341,350Co-operators Group Ltd. (ON) 100%
265John Deere Credit(Oc03)fin179,9432.2020,0271,468,785John Deere Ltd. (ON) 100%
266Wentworth Technologies Co.(Se03)ind179,719na7,781142,860W.T. Kuskowski (ON) 63%,
R.W. Corcoran (ON) 18%
267Peacock, Inc.(De03)ind179,10131.2912,55089,020Weir Group PLC (U.K.) 100%
268AXA Insurance (Canada)(De03)p&c175,2332.522,445720,665AXA Canada Inc. (QC) 100%
269Desjardins Securities(De03)fin170,000na-3,9001,700,000Desjardins Financial Corp. (QC) 100%
270Cumis Life Insurance(De03)ins168,38926.0811,982631,005Cumis Group Ltd. (ON) 100%
271Rogers Sugar(Se03)fp167,9896.77-2,040345,213Rogers Sugar Income Fund (QC) 100%
272Commonwealth Cons. Cda. (Veco)(Ma03)eng167,876nananaVECO Corp. (U.S.) 100%
273Eastern Construction Co.(De03)eng167,000nananaEmployees
274Primerica Life Insur. Canada(De03)ins165,40624.9041,536828,620Primerica Financial Services Canada Ltd.
(ON) 100%
275Northwestel Inc.(De02)tele162,95215.9318,236330,381BCE Inc. (QC) 100%
276Gore Mutual Insurance Co.(De03)p&c160,394na-6,105315,469Policyholders
277Nelvana Ltd.(Au02)ent159,915nana285,771Corus Entertainment Inc. (ON) 100%
278BNP Paribas (Canada)(De03)bks158,81810.5127,1553,457,540BNP Paribas Group (France) 88.9%
279Terasen Pipelines(De03)pipe158,66322.5243,734396,445Terasen Inc. (BC) 100%
280Groupe St-Hubert(Se03)os158,134nana100,628Sogelec Inc. (QC) 96%
281Maple Reinders Group(De03)eng156,075nana44,286Reinders Group Ltd. (ON) 100%
282AltaLink L.P.(Ap03)4util153,7367.2230,3801,040,440AltaLink Investments LP (AB) 99.99%
283Anchor Lamina(Au03)ind147,32010.024,942132,307TD Capital Group Ltd. (ON) 34.9%,
RBC Capital Partners Ltd. (ON) 32.6%
284Fonds de Solidarite F.T.Q.(Ju03)fin147,013na-325,4665,007,287na
285Markel Insurance Co. Canada(De03)p&c145,17534.5715,462533,463Northbridge Financial Corp. (ON) 100%
286Cinar Corp.(No02)ent143,576na-6,549257,266M. Charest (QC) and
R. Weinberg (QC) 30% each
287Natcan Trust Co.(Oc03)tr141,34027.5928,8362,119,935National Bank of Canada (QC) 100%
288Temple Insurance Co.(De03)p&c140,20010.456,521561,565Munich Holdings Ltd. (ON) 100%
289Black Photo Corp.(Ma02)rt138,279na-1,85480,704Fuji Photo Film Canada Inc. (ON) 100%
290Certas Direct Insurance Co.(De03)5p&c135,800na-1,695332,485Desjardins General Insurance Group (QC) 100%
291Creation Technologies(De03)tech134,1548.53 57666,375G. Reed (BC) 30%, D. Pettigrew (BC) 17%
292Canadian Premier Life Ins.(De03)ins133,28223.519,58996,047Canadian Premier Holdings Ltd. (ON) 100%
293Probyn Eastman(De03)mgt133,274nana163,208A. Stephen Probyn (ON)
and Barbara C. Eastman (ON) 100%
294RoyNat Inc.(Oc03)fin130,300nana2,100,000Bank of Nova Scotia (ON) 100%
295CDI Education(De02)os129,835na-5,47764,599Corinthian Colleges Inc. (U.S.) 100%
296SGF Soquia(De02)ot129,365na7,989276,270SGF du QC (QC) 100%
297Elite Insurance(De03)p&c128,80833.2910,874212,745CGU Insurance Co. of Canada (ON) 100%
298Bk. of Tokyo-Mitsubishi (Can.)(Oc03)bks128,2825.133,0163,021,124Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi Ltd. (Japan) 100%
299Travelers Financial(Oc02)fin127,50429.971,24171,749na
300Missisquoi Insurance Co.(De03)p&c126,1206.302,293338,215Economical Mutual Insurance Co. (ON) 100%

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Footnotes

  1. Figures are reported in U.S. Dollars.
  2. Figures are reported in U.K. Pounds and converted to Canadian Dollars.
  3. Figures have been annualized in the latest year.
  4. Figures have been annualized in previous year.
  5. Figures have been annualized in previous 3 through 5 years.
  6. Foreign Currencies are converted into Canadian dollars at the relevant period end for balance sheet items and the average for the relevant period for earnings items.
na:
not available,
nb:
no debt,
nm:
not meaningful,
nr:
not ranked.

Figures for fiscal periods other than 12 months are annualized for rankings and calculating returns. Foreign currencies are converted into Canadian dollars at the end of the relevant period for balance sheet items and at the average exchange rate for the relevant period for earnings items.