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
    79.69% 20.31%
  2. AUD/JPY
    68.87% 31.13%
  3. XAU/USD
    66.13% 33.87%
  4. AUD/USD
    65.26% 34.74%
  5. USD/CHF
    63.08% 36.92%
  6. GBP/JPY
    59.35% 40.65%
  7. USD/JPY
    59.11% 40.89%
  8. GBP/USD
    57.87% 42.13%
  9. GBP/CHF
    57.53% 42.47%
  10. NZD/USD
    50.16% 49.84%
  11. EUR/CHF
    48.53% 51.47%
  12. EUR/USD
    48.13% 51.87%
  13. USD/CAD
    45.40% 54.60%
  14. EUR/AUD
    43.57% 56.43%
  15. EUR/JPY
    38.74% 61.26%
  16. EUR/GBP
    36.26% 63.74%
  •   Long
  •   Short

Open Position Ratios

  1. XAG/USD
     
    2.29
  2. AUD/JPY
     
    4.39
  3. XAU/USD
     
    2.43
  4. AUD/USD
     
    10.67
  5. USD/CHF
     
    3.46
  6. GBP/JPY
     
    4.33
  7. USD/JPY
     
    13.16
  8. GBP/USD
     
    8.28
  9. GBP/CHF
     
    1.17
  10. NZD/USD
     
    6.24
  11. EUR/CHF
     
    1.20
  12. EUR/USD
    24.50
  13. USD/CAD
     
    6.94
  14. EUR/AUD
     
    2.74
  15. EUR/JPY
     
    4.71
  16. EUR/GBP
     
    3.48
  •   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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