Standard & Poor's credit rating for France stands at AA with stable outlook. Moody's credit rating for France was last set at Aa2 with stable outlook. Fitch's credit rating for France was last reported at AA with negative outlook. DBRS's credit rating for France is AA (high) with stable outlook. In general, a credit rating is used by sovereign wealth funds, pension funds and other investors to gauge the credit worthiness of France thus having a big impact on the country's borrowing costs. This page includes the government debt credit rating for France as reported by major credit rating agencies.


AgencyRatingOutlookDate
DBRSAA (high) Stable Oct 16 2020
FitchAA Negative May 15 2020
DBRSAAA Negative Apr 17 2020
Moody'sAa2 Stable Feb 21 2020
Moody'sAa2 Positive May 04 2018
S&PAA Stable Oct 21 2016
DBRSAAA Stable Apr 29 2016
Moody'sAa2 Stable Sep 18 2015
FitchAA Stable Dec 12 2014
DBRSAAA Negative Nov 07 2014
FitchAA+ Negative Watch Oct 14 2014
S&PAA Negative Oct 10 2014
DBRSAAA Stable May 30 2014
S&PAA Stable Nov 08 2013
S&PAA Stable Nov 08 2013
FitchAA+ Stable Jul 12 2013
Moody'sAa1 Negative Feb 16 2012
S&PAA+ Negative Jan 13 2012
FitchAAA Negative Dec 16 2011
S&PAAA Negative Watch Dec 05 2011
DBRSAAA Stable May 12 2011
FitchAAA Stable Sep 21 2000
FitchAAA N/A Aug 10 1994
S&PAAA Stable Jun 26 1989
Moody'sAaa Stable Jan 23 1979
S&PAAA N/A Jun 25 1975