France Loses AAA Rating on Weak Growth

Moody's downgrades the government's bond rating

By Newser Editors and Wire Services

Posted Nov 19, 2012 5:58 PM CST

(Newser) – Moody's Investors Service has downgraded France's government bond rating, citing the country's weak economic growth outlook and its exposure to Europe's economic crisis. The rating agency lowered France's rating one notch today from triple-A—its top rating—to Aa1. The...   Read full story »


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