Close Preview x  
     
Close x
Expert Advisor Hosting Request

Please provide the following information:
(All Fields Required)

X My Account Secure Account Login Login

Close x
Online Security

Secure login
Ensuring the security of your personal information is of paramount importance to us. When you sign in to the trading platform, your User ID and password are secure.

The moment you click Login, we encrypt your User ID and password using 128-bit Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) technology.

Browser security indicators
You may notice when you are on our website that some familiar indicators do not appear in your browser to confirm the entire page is secure. Those indicators include the small "lock" icon in the bottom right corner of the browser frame and the "s" in the Web address bar (for example, "https").

To provide the fastest access to the trading platforms, we have made signing in to trading platforms secure without making the entire page secure. Again, please be assured that your ID and password are secure.

Close x
We would like to contact you by telephone to help you make the most of your demo account, and inform you about our products and services. By submitting your telephone number you agree that FOREX.com can contact you by telephone.
Submit
 
Privacy policy

Research Results

Results for 'SNB'

6 articles with this tag name

USD/CHF coiling for a big breakout?

Updated  Jul 7, 2016 8:20:00 AM


The daily chart of the USD/CHF (figure 1) continues to show constructive technical signals as far as the bullish case is concerned. Obviously the biggest risk to any technical outlook is sudden changes in sentiment because of some fundamental stimuli, such as the ongoing Brexit risks and Friday’s US jobs report among others.  But with the SNB actively intervening in the FX markets (as indicated by the ballooning foreign currency reserves, which rose a further  [...] Continue Reading ...


Fed lands a direct hit as the currency war crossfire continues

Updated  Mar 18, 2016 11:50:00 AM


Military analysts often draw a distinction between “hot” wars, which involve armed military conflict between nations, and “cold” wars, where enemy factions use economic and political means to jockey for an upper hand against their rivals. While we feel the term “currency war” is a bit overhyped by the media, the recent easing actions by the world’s most powerful central banks make the cold/hot currency war analogy too perfect to ignore. As the war heats  [...] Continue Reading ...


USD/CHF hits a 5-month low as the SNB stands pat

Updated  Mar 17, 2016 12:05:00 PM


At the start of the week, we highlighted today’s Swiss National Bank meeting as a potential under-the-radar event risk that many traders were overlooking. As we suspected, the central bank did not make any changes to monetary policy, but did take the opportunity to reiterate its review that the Swiss franc is “still significantly overvalued.” For Switzerland’s heavily export-oriented economy, the value of the currency is one of the most important economic indicators, and  [...] Continue Reading ...


USD/CHF: Will the SNB match the ECB’s bold easing?

Updated  Mar 14, 2016 9:05:00 AM


It’s been a quiet start to what promises to be an extremely active week for global traders. As of writing ahead of an all-too-early, post-daylight-savings-time US open, European equities are trading generally higher, bond yields are edging lower, oil is off by over 2% from Friday’s close, and the US dollar index is regaining some of last Thursday’s losses. In case you haven’t checked your calendar, this week will feature a number of top-tier central  [...] Continue Reading ...


How EUR/USD traders can use the USD/CHF correlation in 2016

Updated  Dec 22, 2015 2:45:00 PM


As we noted earlier today, there’s not much hitting the wires in terms of actionable economic news (beyond the slight negative, but still better-than-expected revision to Q3 US GDP data), so we wanted to revisit one of the forex market’s strongest correlations: the relationship between EUR/USD and USD/CHF. One of the most common problems I see from newer FX traders is that many of them analyze the Swiss franc in isolation. Even though the  [...] Continue Reading ...


August ECB Rate Decision—Thursday, August 4, 2011

Updated  Aug 3, 2011 3:00:00 PM


Research Note: Aug. ECB Rate Decision Summary Outlook: On Thursday August 4 at 0745EDT/1145GMT, the ECB is expected to announce a steady 1.50% interest rate decision, according to Bloomberg surveys. The main event will be the 0830EDT/1230GMT press briefing by ECB Pres. Trichet. We expect him to indicate that there will be no further rate hike at the September ECB meeting, likely using the ‘closely monitor all developments’ phrasing. July Eurozone CPI dropped from 2.7%  [...] Continue Reading ...

Tags: AUD, AUD/JPY, CHF, ECB, EUR, NZD, SNB

<< Previous 1 Next >>