This week Lee Hardman, currency analyst at MUFG, considers whether the current positive upward momentum in sentiment is sustainable as a run of positive economic data shows the initial steps towards a V-shaped recovery.

As well as this, Lee gives his outlook for the Euro within the context of the news that the Bundesbank will keep buying government bonds, amid uncertainty lingering over the future of the EU recovery fund.

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