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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Week Ahead: US and Chinese Data to End 2019 with a Bang?

We are now on the last few trading days for the year. Although volumes are low, it does not necessarily mean that 2019 will end quietly. In fact, we have a few economic reports from the world’s largest economies that could provide volatility in next week’s trading. PMIs and FOMC [...]

USDCHF Inches Towards Parity On Mixed Swiss GDP Data

According to statistics released yesterday from the State Secretariat for Economic Affairs (SECO), the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Switzerland grew by 0.4% on a quarterly basis, and 1.1% on annualized basis, with both figures coming in better than market analysts had predicted. The outcome was however described by analysts [...]

USDCHF: Head And Shoulders On Hourly Chart

USDCHF has been trading between a 150-pip range for since September, finding support at 0.9840 and resistance just below parity at 0.9990. On the daily time frame, it looks like the currency pair has also been bouncing off the 100 SMA and 200 SMA. USDCHF Daily Don’t miss a beat! [...]
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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 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 [...]