CFTC commitment of traders: GBP shorts increase to record levels

Forex positioning data in the futures market for the close of trading on Tuesday, August 23, 2016
The shorts in the GBP are the main story this week. The net short position remains at record levels as of the close of business on Tuesday at least. The GBPUSD did rally to new highs on Wednesday  but the pair is back down today and is below the Tuesday close level.