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EUR/CHF Ready To Break From The Channel-Down Formation

For almost four weeks, the EUR/CHF has stayed in a channel-down formation restricted by the blue lines. For the past three days, buyers have been looking for an opportunity for a bullish breakout and they are creating higher lows and … Continue reading

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EUR/CHF On The Run

The EUR/CHF is back after the fall which started on May 22. The downswing stopped on June 24, and from that point the price created a channel-up formation (green lines). While trading inside the channel, buyers managed to break an … Continue reading

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Swiss Frank Gains Back In Strength

Our last EUR/CHF analysis was quite optimistic, but recent movements have altered this view. On Tuesday, everything looked nice as the price was pushing upwards and heading towards the 1.2485 resistance after breaking the upper line of the channel-up formation. … Continue reading

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EUR/CHF Waiting For Permission For The Take Off

Monday can be a very important day for the EUR/CHF. Technically, the pair is in the big symmetric triangle formation that supports the side trend for the last few months. Trades decrease volatility in anticipation for the bigger movement breaking … Continue reading

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2014’s Swiss Franc Outlook: Status Quo

2013 was a great year for the Swiss Franc. Of the major currencies, it was one of the best performing, second only to euro. The Swiss National Bank successfully maintained its 1.20 EUR/CHF peg for the second year in a … Continue reading

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What Does The Ukraine Crisis Mean For FX?

Market Drivers for March 03, 2014 Risk stabilizes as Ukraine situation at a standstill EZ PMI Better bit better, same with UK Nikkei -1.27% Europe -1.80% Oil $104/bbl Gold $1345/oz. Europe and Asia CNY: HSBC PMI 48.5 vs. 48.5 AUD: … Continue reading

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CHF: Are Safe-Haven Pressures Returning?

As the latest February reserves data from the SNB showed, the battle to deter safe-haven inflows continues. After a brief reprieve in January following the removal of the EUR/CHF 1.20, demand for CHF has again intensified with the SNB buying … Continue reading

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EUR/CHF: A Valiant Effort

Tensions are getting tighter around North America as we await the Federal Reserve’s monetary policy decision tomorrow and markets are beginning to tighten up because of it. While the general consensus is that the Fed will drop the “patient” verbiage … Continue reading

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EUR/CHF: 3 Reasons Why 1.0400 Is Crucial

Most currency pairs are consolidating in quiet trade today as traders are loath to put their capital at risk ahead of the tomorrow’s NFP report and a long holiday weekend (stay tuned for our full NFP preview report later this … Continue reading

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Will GBP Take On CHF’s Safe-Haven Mantle?

As Greece’s debt negotiations deteriorated this weekend, traders piled in to buy the “safe-haven” Swiss franc. In turn, the rapid appreciation in the value of the franc prompted the Swiss National Bank (SNB) to intervene in the FX market to … Continue reading

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