Forex futures market speculative positioning data from the CFTC commitment of traders report as of the close on Tuesday May 12, 2015

  • EUR net short 179K vs. short 190K prior
  • JPY net short 23,593 vs. 31,183 short prior
  • GBP net short 30,769 vs. 24,758 short prior
  • AUD net long 4,487 vs. 626 long prior
  • CAD net short 3,982 vs. 10,080 short prior
  • CHF that long 10,550 vs. 5331 long prior

The net short position in EUR was cut to 179K from 190K in the prior week. This is the smallest short position since March 3, 2015.