The base currency – USD. The counter currency – CHF. The USD/CHF rate represents the relationship between the US’s Dollar and the Swiss Franc. The latter is often called a ‘safe heaven’ currency. It is a free-floating currency, deriving its value from the open market. The USD/CHF chart indicates an impressive trading volume and popularity among FX market participants due to the US and Switzerland’s strong trade and investment connections. In fact, the currency pair is rated sixth in the global FX market by trading volume. Browse the latest Forex USD/CHF chart in real time with Capital.com and see for yourself the correlation between the US Dollar and the ‘Swissie’.