USDCHF

In this section, you will find important USDCHF news, actionable trading ideas, and a live USDCHF chart to help you understand how the Swiss Franc trades vs. the US Dollar.

The USDCHF Forex pair is one of the most commonly traded pairs in the Forex market, presenting the sixth-largest volume worldwide according to a survey by the Bank for International Settlements. USDCHF also is known as Swissie between forex traders, is the ticker symbol in fx markets that represents how many Swiss Francs you can buy with one US dollar. The Swissie launched in 1850, has long been recognized as a safe-haven currency for international traders. This is because of the stability of the Swiss economy and the low inflation in the country. Switzerland is a major global banking center and that adds to CHF strength.

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USDCHF News

Forex Focus on German Factory Orders

Forex Focus on German Factory Orders

Our trading calendar starts in European trading session with the German factory orders due at 6:00GMT Swiss currency reserves will be released at 7:00GMT while the Swiss total sight deposits will come out at 8:00GMT. In American calendar the Fed Consumer Credit month over month will be released at 19:00GMT. [...]
USDCHF at 3-Month High Above Parity CPI

USDCHF Reaches Three-Month High

Today, USDCHF is trading 0.68% higher at 1.0016 after reaching fresh 3-month high of 1.0026. Earlier today, softer than expected Swiss inflation readings helped to weaken the CHF as the year over year reading showed that inflation increased by 0.1% and below the forecast of 0.3% by economists. The monthly [...]
USDCHF Slumps 60 Pips After SNB Keeps Rates Unchanged

USDCHF Slumps 60 Pips After SNB Keeps Rates Unchanged

USDCHF slumps over 60 pips down to 0.9922 after the Swiss National Bank (SNB) at the September policy meeting decided to leave deposit interest rates unchanged at -0.75% and noted that is ready to intervene in the forex market if necessary. USDCHF despite the retreat the last hours from the [...]
Forex Focus on ZEW survey

Forex Focus on ZEW survey

In a quiet forex calendar today, USDCHF traders await the SECO latest economic forecasts of the Swiss economy due at 5:45GMT. The Germany September ZEW survey current situation, and expectations will be released at 9:00GMT. ECB Supervisory Board Chair Enria will deliver a speech at 15:00. In US forex calendar [...]
USDCHF Turns Higher After Unemployment Data

USDCHF Turns Higher After Unemployment Data

USDCHF is trading 0.33% higher at 0.9904, adding to positive momentum, having hit the daily low at 0.9871. Switzerland Unemployment Rate s.a (month over month) came in at 2.3% matching expectations for August. SNB total sight deposits for the week 6 September came in at CHF 591.6 bn versus the [...]