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Is USD/CHF’s Big Rally Stalling Below Parity?

October 23, 2018 7:31 PM
It’s been another rough day for global stock investors (see my colleague Fawad Razaqzada’s note “Global stocks extend decline as Chinese markets resume slide” for more), so it’s not surprising that the safe haven Japanese yen is once again at the top of the FX relative performance charts. What is interesting is the price action in the US dollar, whi...

EUR/CHF extends rebound on diverging ECB, SNB policies

September 25, 2018 12:20 PM
Last week saw the Swiss National Bank offer absolutely no hints about the prospects of tightening in the foreseeable future. In contrast, Mario Draghi, the European Central Bank President, was quite bullish on Eurozone inflation outlook.

EUR/CHF remains bid as SNB retains franc "high value" language

September 20, 2018 12:53 PM
The SNB was surprisingly relaxed about the currency’s recent strength, once again describing the franc as merely being "highly valued."

USD/CHF Oscillating Around 0.9700 Ahead of Next Week’s SNB Meeting

September 14, 2018 7:20 PM
Political headlines and trade fears are dominating the headlines in today’s North American session, leading to a slight risk-off tone despite a positive open for risk assets. As a result, we’ve seen the US dollar, Japanese yen, and Swiss franc ascend to become the strongest major currencies on the day after bringing up the rear through the first fou...

USD/CHF one to watch amid heightened trade war fears, SNB decision

March 14, 2018 6:20 PM
Both the US dollar and US equity markets attempted to bounce on Wednesday after consecutive down days, but were unable to fully buck the pressures imposed largely by fears of an impending global trade war.