British Pound Remains Likely to Fall Further
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Our data shows there are an impressive 2.4 open positions long the GBP/USD for every one that is short—matching extremes seen through October as the Sterling traded into notable short-term lows. It’s possible that such heavily one-sided positions could again coincide with a near-term bounce. Yet such extremes are, by definition, only clear in hindsight.
As long as crowds continue to buy, we will watch for further GBP weakness.
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