USD/CAD: one the 10 most popular currency pairs in Forex. It shows the rate of the US dollar to the Canadian dollar. It’s highly volatile.
The two currencies are interdependent, the Canadian dollar rate is heavily influenced by the state of the US economy, the country’s import and export figures, Canada’s interest rate. Moreover, Canada is a major oil exporter, meaning oil prices also affect the CAD rate.
This currency pair yields good results with scalping and news trading (economic news from the US and Canada, data on the reserves of oil, coal and other natural resources).