COT: positions of large speculators
Here’s the summary of the latest COT (Commitments of Traders) report, released on July 4 for a week ended July 1. All currency positions are in direct relation to the US dollar.
Euro net bearish positions rose slightly after previous week’s small decline. Net bullish bets on British pound reached the maximum level since December 2007. Japanese yen net short positions declined to lowest level since May 27. Large traders and futures speculators turned bullish on the Canadian dollar for the first time since early 2013 last week. Australian dollar net long positions rose to a new high level since April 2013. New Zealand dollar net longs rose for a second week after a steep decline on June 17.