MARKHAM, Ontario — RouteOne Canada has announced that Desjardins Group has joined its auto financing portal. Dealers accredited with the cooperative financial group can access credit services, process credit applications, and finance contracts through RouteOne’s platform.

RouteOne Canada’s credit application management system enables automotive dealers to access their finance sources, exchange credit application and decision information as well as print their documents online within a single a platform, according to the company. As part of the RouteOne Network, Desjardins Group’s financing options are easily accessible to its members at participating dealers.

“Desjardins Group brings an important option with its range of competitive auto lending options,” said Barry McMillan, RouteOne Canada president. “Choice is a big part of the auto retail business for everyone involved, and we are very pleased to welcome Desjardins Group to our platform as a well-respected lender.”

André Chatelain, vice president and general manager of Desjardins Card Services, said the cooperative continues to embrace new technologies and process in order to improve efficiency and customer experience for its members and clients. “Desjardin’s presence on RouteOne will enhance access and reach for our financing offer for automobile dealers in Quebec, Ontario, and select dealers across the country," he noted.