In France and throughout the European Union, the amount of the compensation under the deposit guarantee scheme is capped at €100,000 per customer, per institution.
The guarantee covers all deposits, savings and other accounts held by a customer at a single institution, regardless of the currency in which they are denominated:
All amounts deposited in savings accounts guaranteed by the French government are covered up to a maximum of €100,000 per customer, per institution:
The French government guarantee is independent and is added to the FGDR's deposit guarantee. The FGDR pays compensation for these savings accounts at the request and on behalf of the French government.
To learn more about the products covered, refer to the "Deposit Guarantee" section