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 with French government guarantee accounts are guaranteed by the government up to an amount of €100,000 per customer, per institution:
The French government guarantee is independent of the FGDR guarantee that covers other deposit accounts. FGDR pays compensation under the French government guarantee at the request of and for the French government.
To learn more about the products covered, refer to the "Deposit Guarantee" section