Charlotte de Montpellier
The sustainability of France’s public debt moves back into the spotlight
The sustainability of public finances has once again become an important issue in France. The market reaction has been muted so far but the trend is towards wider spreads
France: consumption plunges while inflation moderates
The second quarter got off to a poor start in France, with household consumption falling for the third consecutive month in April. Inflationary pressures are moderating quickly.
French business climate decline shows warning signals ahead
Expect a slowdown in the second quarter for France as the business climate deteriorates