Current France credit ratings, according to main rating agencies.

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Rating Agency Rating Outlook Last Update Action
Standard & Poor's AA - 21 Oct 2016 outlook upgrade
Moody's Investors Service Aa2 - 22 Feb 2020 outlook downgrade
Fitch Ratings AA negative 16 May 2020 outlook downgrade
DBRS AA (high) - 19 Oct 2020 rating downgrade

France: Long-term Rating Scales Comparison

Symbol means a positive outlook assigned by the rating agency.
Symbol means a negative outlook.

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Grade Description S&P Moody's Fitch DBRS
Investment
Grade
Prime
AAA
Aaa
AAA
AAA
High Medium Grade
AA+
Aa1
AA+
AA(high)
AA
Aa2
AA
AA
AA-
Aa3
AA-
AA(low)
Upper Medium Grade
A+
A1
A+
A(high)
A
A2
A
A
A-
A3
A-
A(low)
Lower Medium Grade
BBB+
Baa1
BBB+
BBB(high)
BBB
Baa2
BBB
BBB
BBB-
Baa3
BBB-
BBB(low)
Speculative
Grade
Speculative
BB+
Ba1
BB+
BB(high)
BB
Ba2
BB
BB
BB-
Ba3
BB-
BB(low)
Highly Speculative
B+
B1
B+
B(high)
B
B2
B
B
B-
B3
B-
B(low)
Substantial Risk
CCC+
Caa1
CCC+
CCC(high)
CCC
Caa2
CCC
CCC
CCC-
Caa3
CCC-
CCC(low)
Extremely Speculative
CC
Ca
CC
CC
C
C
C
C
In Default
RD
/
RD
RD
SD
/
SD
SD
D•NR
D•NR
D•NR
D•NR

France Credit Ratings historical data

Timetable of France credit ratings by S&P, Moody's, Fitch and DBRS agencies.
Symbol means a positive outlook assigned by the rating agency.
Symbol means a negative outlook.

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Date S&P Moody's Fitch DBRS
19 Oct 2020 AA (high)
16 May 2020 AA
18 Apr 2020 AAA
22 Feb 2020 Aa2
4 May 2018 Aa2
21 Oct 2016 AA
29 Apr 2016 AAA
18 Sep 2015 Aa2
12 Dec 2014 AA
7 Nov 2014 AAA
14 Oct 2014 AA+
10 Oct 2014 AA
8 Nov 2013 AA
12 Jul 2013 AA+
16 Feb 2012 Aa1
13 Jan 2012 AA+
16 Dec 2011 AAA
5 Dec 2011 AAA
12 May 2011 AAA
10 Aug 1994 AAA
23 Jan 1979 Aaa
25 Jun 1975 AAA

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