USD/CHF — News Archive


Swiss Franc Rallies After Speech of SNB Chief

The Swiss franc rose today after the speech of the central bank’s chief even as some economic forecasts for Switzerland were revised down.

Swiss Franc Mixed After SNB & PPI

The Swiss franc was mixed after today’s policy announcement from the Swiss National Bank and the release of the Producer Price Index. The currency gained on the euro and the Japanese yen but fell versus the US dollar and the Great Britain pound.

Swiss Franc Falls vs. Dollar & Yen, Gains on Euro & Pound

The Swiss franc fell against the US dollar and the Japanese yen but gained versus the Great Britain pound and the euro by the end of the Thursday’s session.

Yen Goes Lower vs. Rivals as Economic Data & Market Sentiment Don’t Support

The Japanese yen dropped today, hurt by domestic macroeconomic data and the general market sentiment.

Politics Continue to Damage Appeal of US Dollar

The US dollar continued to fall today as controversies surrounding US President Donald Trump made the currency unappealing to investors, making it erase all gains caused by optimism about Trump’s presidency and his planned fiscal reforms back when he was elected. The greenback was especially vulnerable against safe haven currencies like the Swiss franc and the Japanese yen.

Trump Worries Hit Dollar Yet Again

The US dollar was trading broadly lower today after US President Donald Trump appeared in the center of yet another scandal. Mixed macroeconomic indicators were of little help to the besieged currency.

Swiss Franc Ignores Domestic Data, Rallies vs. Majors

The Swiss franc managed to gain on some of its most-traded counterparts during the current trading session, even though domestic macroeconomic data was detrimental to the currency.

US Dollar Weak as Trump Fails to Repeal Obamacare

The US dollar was broadly weak during Monday’s trading session after US President Donald Trump suffered a major defeat on Friday, failing to dismantle the Obamacare. The greenback was trading near the lowest level since November against such currencies like the euro and the Swiss franc.

US Dollar Bounces as Traders Continue to Anticipate Fed Hike

The US dollar rose on Monday as expectations of March interest rate hike from the Federal Reserve allowed the currency to bounce after Friday’s profit-taking sell-off.

USD/CHF Rises as Swiss GDP Misses Forecasts

The Swiss franc fell against the US dollar today as Switzerland’s gross domestic product missed economists’ expectations. Against other most-traded counterparts, the currency was either flat or higher.