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The Commodity Futures Trading Commission has published the latest charts, statistics and data for Commitment of Traders.
The COT data has been updated. Tuesday, May 16th The chart below gives a quick overview of the positions taken by large market participants, including commercial traders and profit-seeking investors. All currency positions are directly related to the US dollar. For example, a wager for the Euro is a wager that the Euro will rise against the Dollar, while a wager against the Euro will be a wage that the EUR will fall versus USD.
Weekly Speculator Changes led by British Pound & EuroFX
Six out of eleven markets covered by COT had higher positions, while the five other markets had lower speculator contract.
The British Pound led the gains on the currency markets with 8,065 contracts, followed by the EuroFX (7 6,667 contracts), Mexican Pesos (3 603 contracts), Swiss Francs (2 2,608 contracts), New Zealand Dollars (2 506 contracts), and Bitcoin (588 contract).
Australian Dollar (-4.401…