USD/CHF Forex Trading

The USD/CHF forex pair has a lot of potential to offer all traders, regardless of your trading history. If it appeals to you, sign up to FXOpen today.
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USD/CHF live charts

Our USD/CHF live charts provide a detailed insight into the movement of this currency pair. On desktop or through the FXOpen app, discover the latest USD/CHF price and analysis – and take your next position with confidence. Our USD vs CHF chart also contains historic trend data to add even more depth to the insights at your disposal.

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What is USD/CHF trading?

Few forex pairs can match the enduring popularity of the United States Dollar/Swiss Franc pair. It is the choice of numerous investors – no matter their level of experience. Based on research from the Bank for International Settlements in 2019, the United States Dollar (USD) and Swiss Franc (CHF) are among the most liquid and actively traded currencies in the world.

As such, it's no wonder the USD/CHF pair has a strong presence on the global forex market. It shows the value of USD against CHF and is often regarded as a safe haven by traders in times of uncertainty and instability. One unique feature that can make USD/CHF such a stable choice is the long-standing neutrality and resilience of Switzerland and its national economy

Key drivers of USD/CHF prices

With FXOpen, trade USD/CHF with CFDs. It might not necessarily be the most liquid or volatile forex option – but don't be fooled into thinking it offers little potential for prospective investors. Historically, in times of global uncertainty, the value of CHF has appreciated as money flows in to Switzerland pushing up demand for the Swiss Franc.

As a key banking centre in Europe, there are strong economic ties between Switzerland and the US. So, traders should note key indicators from both nations when you trade USD/CHF. Interest rates can be an important one. In recent years, the Swiss National Bank has imposed one of the world's lowest interest rates (-0.75%) – a reflection of the strong Swiss economy on exporters.

The best times to trade USD/CHF

At home or on the go, FXOpen gives you control over your trading decisions. USD/CHF is just one of the pairs you can trade 24/7. No matter when you decide to trade the USD/CHF forex pair, FXOpen can make it happen. To get started, open a free account and start exploring the forex trading opportunities out there.

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