Introduction The CHF/JPY Pair

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The CHF/JPY (Swiss Franc/Japanese Yen) is the relation of the Swiss Franc against the Japanese Yen. The CHF/JPY cross currency gives one the possibility to convert Swiss Franc’s directly into Japanese Yen’s (1 CHF per x JPY).

Forex Knowledge: Trading the Swiss Franc/Japanese Yen

  • Typical broker spread: 2-4 pips
  • Most active trading sessions: Euro and US session / CHF & JPY economic events
  • Most active trading hours: 6:00 GMT -18:30 GMT
  • Average daily range (high-low): 119 pips
  • Trading strategies to trade CHF/JPY: Click here
  • Recommended level of trading experience: Advanced
  • Value of one pip CHF/JPY: Variable

Economic Events That Move CHF/JPY

A. Switzerland

  • Trade Balance
  • Gross Domestic Product (GDP)
  • Consumer Price Index (CPI)
  • UBS Consumption Indicator
  • Adjusted Retail Sales
  • SNB Three-Month Target Libor Rate
  • SNB Quarterly Monetary Policy Assessment
  • SNB Chief Economist Speaks


  • Trade Balance
  • Merchandise Trade Balance Monthly
  • Gross Domestic Product Quarterly (GDP)
  • Tankan Survey
  • Tertiary Industry Index
  • Leading Economic Index
  • Consumer Price Index (CPI)
  • Domestic CGPI
  • BoJ Monetary Policy Meeting and Announcement
  • BOJ Monetary Policy Meeting Minutes
  • BoJ Monetary Policy Monthly Report