Forex Open Position Ratios

A summary of open positions held by OANDA clients

These graphs show breakdowns from OANDA's books for recent open positions for the major currency pairs. This information is sampled every 20 minutes, and could be interpreted as an indicator of current trading activity.

Long-Short Ratios

  1. XAG/USD
    85.98%  
  2. XAU/USD
    81.50% 18.50%
  3. USD/CHF
    67.42% 32.58%
  4. AUD/JPY
    67.25% 32.75%
  5. GBP/CHF
    65.36% 34.64%
  6. EUR/CHF
    59.61% 40.39%
  7. USD/JPY
    59.52% 40.48%
  8. NZD/USD
    59.17% 40.83%
  9. AUD/USD
    57.57% 42.43%
  10. USD/CAD
    53.20% 46.80%
  11. EUR/GBP
    49.53% 50.47%
  12. GBP/USD
    47.18% 52.82%
  13. GBP/JPY
    39.79% 60.21%
  14. EUR/USD
    34.29% 65.71%
  15. EUR/AUD
    31.52% 68.48%
  16. EUR/JPY
    30.20% 69.80%
  •   Long
  •   Short

Open Position Ratios

  1. XAG/USD
     
    2.53
  2. XAU/USD
     
    2.91
  3. USD/CHF
     
    4.12
  4. AUD/JPY
     
    3.88
  5. GBP/CHF
     
    1.00
  6. EUR/CHF
     
    1.46
  7. USD/JPY
     
    12.91
  8. NZD/USD
     
    6.45
  9. AUD/USD
     
    9.64
  10. USD/CAD
     
    6.10
  11. EUR/GBP
     
    3.03
  12. GBP/USD
     
    8.25
  13. GBP/JPY
     
    4.16
  14. EUR/USD
    26.08
  15. EUR/AUD
     
    2.38
  16. EUR/JPY
     
    5.10
  •   Open Positions

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Position Ratios—Shows the percentage of open positions held for each of the major currency pairs. For each pair, the percentage represents the total open positions (both long and short) relative to the total number of positions held for all the major currency pairs. Note that the percentages always add up to 100%, even though minor currency pairs are not included in the calculations.

Long-Short Ratios—Shows the ratio of long vs. short positions for each of the major currency pairs. The left percentage shows long positions; the right percentage shows short positions.

Order these lists by—You can order either graph. For easy comparison, the order of the currency pairs stays the same for both graphs.

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