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USD/CHF coiling for a big breakout?

July 7, 2016 8:20 AM
<p>The daily chart of the USD/CHF 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 inter...

Fed lands a direct hit as the currency war crossfire continues

March 18, 2016 11:50 AM
<p>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...

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

March 17, 2016 12:05 PM
<p>At the start of the week, <a href="http://www.forex.com/post?SDN=5e835ce7-f44b-4cc6-a9d3-1ce6030db938&Pa=20db1fa6-e674-420c-9a87-2ee29261d638">we highlighted today’s Swiss National Bank meeting</a> 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 p...