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Swiss Franc's U.S. Treasury Clash Warns of Risks to Other Currencies

  • Written by James Skinner

The Swiss Franc was universally stronger on Friday if not for an unchanged USD/CHF that is at the centre of a looming confrontation between Bern and Washington, which is itself a symptom of broader global problem and a warning of growing risks that lurk along path ahead for other currencies.

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Stronger Pound-Franc Rate a Top Bet for 2021

  • Written by Gary Howes

Franc outlook

Two major European investment banks are backing the Pound to rally against the Swiss franc in 2021, provided a free trade agreement is agreed between the EU and UK before the transition period finishes at year-end.

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Swiss National Bank Muscle Keeps EUR/CHF Off Lows but Recovery Prospects Uncertain

  • Written by James Skinner

The Swiss Franc remained the best performing major currency of 2020 on Friday even as it underperformed intraday, although Swiss National Bank (SNB) intervention is likely to keep the Euro-to-Franc rate above the year’s lows, according to Capital Economics and Commerzbank, even if its recovery prospects are uncertain. 

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