Options levels on tuesday, August 30, 2016:

EUR/USD

Resistance levels (open interest**, contracts)

$1.1293 (4827)

$1.1265 (4001)

$1.1216 (2172)

Price at time of writing this review: $1.1166

Support levels (open interest**, contracts):

$1.1102 (3133)

$1.1068 (4261)

$1.1029 (5363)

Comments:

– Overall open interest on the CALL options with the expiration date September, 9 is 51723 contracts, with the maximum number of contracts with strike price $1,1250 (4827);

– Overall open interest on the PUT options with the expiration date September, 9 is 57013 contracts, with the maximum number of contracts with strike price $1,1000 (5737);

– The ratio of PUT/CALL was 1.10 versus 1.10 from the previous trading day according to data from August, 29

GBP/USD

Resistance levels (open interest**, contracts)

$1.3303 (2676)

$1.3206 (1637)

$1.3110 (1342)

Price at time of writing this review: $1.3071

Support levels (open interest**, contracts):

$1.2995 (2080)

$1.2897 (1854)

$1.2799 (2677)

Comments:

– Overall open interest on the CALL options with the expiration date September, 9 is 32625 contracts, with the maximum number of contracts with strike price $1,3300 (2676);

– Overall open interest on the PUT options with the expiration date September, 9 is 26590 contracts, with the maximum number of contracts with strike price $1,2800 (2677);

– The ratio of PUT/CALL was 0.82 versus 0.82 from the previous trading day according to data from August, 29

* – The Chicago Mercantile Exchange bulletin (CME) is used for the calculation.

** – Open interest takes into account the total number of option contracts that are open at the moment.

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