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Strength of Swiss Franc Signals About Risk Aversion on Forex Market

The Swiss franc was relatively strong today, rising against such currencies as the US dollar and the euro, though not the Great Britain pound and the Japanese yen.

Switzerland ‘Can Live With’ Franc Being Overvalued Against the Euro

The Swiss franc is overvalued compared to the euro, but the nation and its businesses “can live with” the current exchange rate, says Ueli Maurer, Switzerland’s Finance Minister. The Swiss franc, which has gained more than 5% against the euro over the last 12 months, is dipping on Thursday after his remarks.

Swiss Franc Ends Friday Strong

On Friday, the Swiss franc ended trading strong against most of its rivals, with the exception of other European currencies. While domestic data was good, the likely reason for the strong performance was the European Union migration deal.

SNB Maintains Easing Bias, Swiss Franc Reverses Rally

The Swiss franc rallied against some of its rivals intraday but has lost its gains by now, similarly to the Japanese yen. It looks like currently traders are less interested in safe currencies.

Swiss Franc Firm, Undisturbed by Dovish SNB

The Swiss franc gained on most other major currencies, with the exception of the Great Britain pound, which got a boost from the relatively hawkish stance of the Bank of England. The outlook expressed by Switzerland’s own central bank was far less optimistic, but that did not prevent the Swissie from rising.

Swiss Franc Gains Boost from Risk Aversion & Economic Outlook

The Swiss franc gained against most other major currencies today, with the exception of the US dollar. The risk-negative market sentiment and the optimistic outlook for Switzerland’s economy helped the currency.

Swiss Franc Firm Despite Disappointing PPI

The Swiss franc rose versus some of its most-traded counterparts, though not against the rather strong euro, even as the growth of the Producer Price Index trailed market expectations.

Accelerating Inflation Unable to Boost Swiss Franc

The Swiss franc was extremely weak today despite the better-than-expected inflation data released in Switzerland over the current trading session.

Swiss Franc Retreats vs. Euro, Gain on Other Majors

The Swiss franc gained on some of its major peers today, including the US dollar, but fell versus the euro as concerns about European politics receded.

Swiss Franc Tries to Hold Ground, Weighed by Poor Macroeconomic Data

The Swiss franc was trying to hold its ground today and managed to do so against some of its rivals. It was made complicated by lackluster domestic macroeconomic data and the improving market sentiment.

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