26/5/2023 Rating announcement EN
Scope affirms France’s AA long-term credit ratings; revises Outlook to Negative from Stable
Weakening public finances and implementation risks to the reform agenda drive the Outlook change. A large, diversified, and resilient economy; core euro area member status; a favourable debt profile; and excellent capital market access are strengths.
2/12/2022 Rating announcement EN
Scope affirms France's AA/Stable long-term credit rating
A large, diversified, and resilient economy, core euro area member status, favourable debt profile and excellent capital market access are strengths. A deteriorating fiscal position, weaker reform momentum and labour market bottlenecks are challenges.
3/5/2019 Rating announcement EN
Scope affirms the French Republic’s long-term credit rating at AA with Stable Outlook
France’s large and diversified economy, structural reforms, high investment and a favourable debt structure support the ratings. Elevated public debt, persistent fiscal deficits and labour market challenges are constraints.