Oil breaks above the interim resistance of $72.40, adding robustness to the weekly chart, which would pave the way for $73.50 as the next barrier. The 200-week moving average stands at 74.76 and has yet to be broken since October 2008. Conversely, the VIX drops could retest its own 200-week MA, currently at 23.17, a trend not broken since June 2007. USDCAD is vulnerable to 1.0715-20, while CADJPY eyes 83.80.