Mon, Nov 30, 2020 @ 17:36 GMT
Home Action Insight Special Topics CFTC Commitments of Traders - Bets on US Dollar Trimmed while Increased...

CFTC Commitments of Traders – Bets on US Dollar Trimmed while Increased in Safe Haven Currencies

As suggested in the CFTC Commitments of Traders report in the week ended April 7, NET LENGTH in USD Index added +959 contracts to 15 014. Traders trimmed bets on both side as the market awaited more stimulus from the Fed. Speculative long positions dropped -134 contracts and short positions fell -1093 contracts. Concerning European currencies, NET LENGTH in EUR futures gained +5 377 contracts to 79 624. NET LENGTH for GBP futures declined -1 300 contracts to 3 693.

On safe-haven currencies, NET LENGTH on CHF futures added +657 contracts to 5 604. NET LENGTH on JPY futures rose +4 128 contracts to 22 410. On commodity currencies, NET SHORT for AUD futures rose +3 734 contracts to 35 398. Speculative long positions dropped -832 contracts while added +2 902 contracts. Separately, NET SHORT for NZD futures fell -1 453 contracts to 14 653 during the week while NET SHORT for CAD futures gained +2 504 contracts to 24 433.

 

 

 

Featured Analysis

Learn Forex Trading