Accidental Downgrade or Glimpse of Future? Why France Should Be Worried About Its Rating

The recent downgrade by Standard & Poor's may have been an error, but France is unlikely to be able to hold on to its top credit rating for much longer. The country's financial data indicates a loss of its AAA mark is likely in the not-too-distant future -- something that would spell yet more bad news for Europe.
The gap between France and Germany is getting wider by the day.

The gap between France and Germany is getting wider by the day.

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