Strong March jobs report supported dollar sentiment
US dollar net long bets continued to rise amounting to $33.60 billion from $32.29 billion against the major currencies during the one week period, according to the report of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) covering data up to April 9 and released on Friday April 12. The dollar sentiment continued to improve on strong jobs report - the US economy added above forecast 196,000 new jobs in March after adding just 33,000 to nonfarm payrolls in February.
CFTC Sentiment vs Exchange Rate
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