USD/CHF Forex Trading
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.
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
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
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
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.