CFTC Commitments of Traders: GBP shorts remain near high levels

Forex futures net speculative positions as of the close of business on Tuesday April 18, 2017
The positions are as of the close of business on Tuesday when the UK announced their snap election. The change in shorts in the GBP saw a decrease of 7K from the near record level of 106K short last week. So despite the market rally, the net speculative shorts remain near record short levels.