Forex: USD/CAD reaches 1-month high (Córdoba) - The US dollar managed to reverse early losses and climbed toward its highest in a month versus the Loonie, underpinned by the risk aversion flows due to the political stalemate in the US fiscal cliff talks.

USD/CAD bounced from a 6-day low of 0.9907 and climbed to its highest level in a month at 0.9957 before easing a tad. At time of writing, USD/CAD is trading at the 0.9950 area, recording a 0.1% gain on Thursday.

As for technical levels, next resistances are seen at 0.9957 (intraday high), 0.9990 (Dec 21 high) and the 1.0000 psychological level, while on the downside, supports could be found at 0.9907 (daily low), 0.9875 (Dec 21 low) and 0.9850 (Dec 19 low).