CFTC: USD longs at July 2013 highs
FXBAZOOKA.com - According to the latest CFTC report, released on Aug. 22, large speculators increased their net USD longs from $27.00 billion on Aug. 12 to $30.4 billion on Aug. 19 (+$3.4 billion). The overall US dollar bullish position is now at the highest level since June 4 2013. The calculation considers the US dollar contracts against the combined contracts of the euro, British pound, Japanese yen, Australian dollar, Canadian dollar and the Swiss franc.
Last week large speculators raised demand for CHF and AUD and decreased - for EUR, GBP, JPY, CAD and NZD.