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Video: Watching US Dollar Trade Setups as AUD, CHF Plummet

Video: Watching US Dollar Trade Setups as AUD, CHF Plummet

David Rodriguez, Head of Product

Video summary: The US Dollar continues to surge across the board, and we like buying into strength--but where? Here are a few setups we're watching.

Our strategy biases likewise remain almost exactly unchanged since Monday as volatility prices continue to surge year-to-date peaks.

It's clear that professional traders are positioning for further USD strength, and in many ways this is a self-fulfilling prophecy.

As the Dollar moves more, the need to hedge increases for derivatives traders and they're forced to buy USD.

Here are our strategy outlooks and volatility percentiles for major currency pairs--the AUDUSD, USDCHF, and NZDUSD seem especially likely to see big moves.

forex_video_dollar_breakout_offers_trading_setups_body_DFXStrategy.png, Video: Watching US Dollar Trade Setups as AUD, CHF Plummet

View how to automate the high-volatility Breakout2 Trading System via our previous article and webinar recording.

Auto trade the trend reversal-trading Momentum2 system via our previous article and webinar recording.

forex_video_dollar_breakout_offers_trading_setups_body_1a.png, Video: Watching US Dollar Trade Setups as AUD, CHF Plummet

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