Canadian Dollar to Swiss Franc Exchange Rate

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Canadian Dollar

Owing to the image of a loon on the one-dollar coin, the Canadian dollar (CAD) is sometimes referred to as the “loonie”. Closely tied to the US economy, the Canadian dollar accounts for approximately 2% of all global reserves, superseded only by the U.S dollar (USD), the euro (EUR), the yen (JPY), and the Great Britain Pound (GBP). With its extreme sensitivity to movements in crude oil and other products, traders often use the CAD to speculate on trends related to these commodities.
Currency:Canadian Dollar
Currency Symbol:$, C$, CAD
Sub unit:cent
Bank notes:$5, $10, $20, $50, $100
Coins:5¢, 10¢, 25¢, $1, $2

Swiss Franc

The Swiss franc is, for the most part, considered to be “hard currency” or currency that is unlikely to depreciate in value over time. Around the world, the Swiss franc serves as the 8th most common reserve currency, representing 0.2% of global reserves. This recognizable currency goes by many other names in Switzerland, including Thune, Amiese, Frankler, Stutz, and Liber.
Currency:Swiss Franc
Currency Symbol:CHF, Fr
Sub unit:Rp. — Rappen (German) or centime (French)
Bank notes:CHF10, CHF20, CHF50, CHF100, CHF200 & CHF1,000
Coins:5Rp., 10Rp., 20 Rp., 50Rp., CHF1, CHF2 & CHF5

Canadian Dollar to the Swiss Franc for the last 10 years

Sep 2009 Sep 2010 Sep 2011 Sep 2012 Sep 2013 Sep 2014 Sep 2015 Sep 2016 Sep 2017 Sep 2018
1 CAD = 0.9681 Inverse: 1.0329 0.9810 Inverse: 1.0194 0.8923 Inverse: 1.1207 0.9549 Inverse: 1.0472 0.8987 Inverse: 1.1127 0.8487 Inverse: 1.1782 0.7359 Inverse: 1.3590 0.7390 Inverse: 1.3532 0.7869 Inverse: 1.2709 0.7420 Inverse: 1.3478

How does the Canadian Dollar trade against the Swiss franc historically?

The CAD/CHF exchange rate has a historical pattern of stability, which should ease concerns over exchange rate fluctuations as you compare rates and look to send money overseas to Switzerland. The Swiss franc is called a “safe haven currency” due to Switzerland’s monetary policy and cautious reputation. The most recent blip occurred in 2015, when the Swiss government unpegged the franc from the euro, causing a “Francogedden.” Basically, this meant that the Swiss franc was no longer limited to small cap gains or losses, and this new freedom temporarily caused more headaches in the market than anticipated. Since then, it has settled back into a stable trend.

Canadian Dollar to the Swiss Franc for the last 10 months

Nov 2018 Dec 2018 Jan 2019 Feb 2019 Mar 2019 Apr 2019 May 2019 Jun 2019 Jul 2019 Aug 2019
1 CAD = 0.7602 Inverse: 1.3155 0.7376 Inverse: 1.3557 0.7484 Inverse: 1.3362 0.7590 Inverse: 1.3176 0.7506 Inverse: 1.3323 0.7571 Inverse: 1.3208 0.7505 Inverse: 1.3324 0.7449 Inverse: 1.3425 0.7550 Inverse: 1.3245 0.7332 Inverse: 1.3638

Canadian Dollar to the Swiss Franc for the last 10 days

Sep 08 Sep 09 Sep 10 Sep 11 Sep 12 Sep 13 Sep 14 Sep 15 Sep 16 Sep 17
1 CAD = 0.7506 Inverse: 1.3322 0.7535 Inverse: 1.3272 0.7543 Inverse: 1.3258 0.7537 Inverse: 1.3268 0.7498 Inverse: 1.3337 0.7449 Inverse: 1.3425 0.7449 Inverse: 1.3425 0.7469 Inverse: 1.3389 0.7499 Inverse: 1.3336 0.7496 Inverse: 1.3340

What affects CAD/CHF exchange rates?

Brexit

Overall market fears concerning the impact of the UK leaving the European Union in 2019 will likely cause fluctuations across the board. However, the Swiss franc’s reputation as a safe-haven currency could help it weather the storm.

Swiss monetary policy

Should the Swiss government decide to peg the franc to another major currency (such as the euro or the U.S. dollar), it will likely cause initial spikes or drops in the exchange rate. However, Switzerland’s own interest in self-preservation should steer any monetary policy toward cautious decisions.

Send money from Canada to Switzerland

Rates last updated September 18th, 2019
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GBP 5,000
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