Stock markets in China ended a volatile session sharply higher on Tuesday, while other bourses got a boost from hopes of a Greek deal.
U.S. stocks were set to open a touch lower on Wednesday, before the final reading of first-quarter economic-growth and a crunch meeting on Greece.
U.S. stocks closed higher, following a global rally in equities, as investors cheered signs of progress in the Greece debt negotiations.
European equities closed sharply higher on Monday, as a deal between Greece and its creditors looked to be edging closer.
Asian equities mostly advanced on Monday after Greek Prime Minister made a new offer of reforms over the weekend.
U.S. Treasurys were on the back foot Monday as hopes of a deal to avert a bankruptcy in Greece dimmed the appeal of safe-haven bonds.
The euro was mixed on Monday as a new cash-for-reforms offer from Greece raised hopes a tangible deal is taking shape.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a higher open on Tuesday, following gains in overseas markets and ahead of domestic economic reports.
Crude oil futures fell for a second straight session on Monday on concerns that U.S. demand for gasoline may fade after a strong stretch.
Gold fell more than 1 percent on Monday as global equities jumped on possible signs of progress in Greek debt talks.
U.S. stocks closed lower following the Nasdaq's record high as investors eyed developments in the Greece debt talks amid options expirations.
European equities closed mostly higher on Friday despite the failure of euro zone finance ministers to reach a deal with Greece.
Mainland shares suffered a steep correction on Friday, underperforming other regional bourses which followed Wall Street higher.
U.S. stock markets were poised for a strong start on Monday amid hopes of progress on talks to avert a debt default in Greece.
The euro fell against other major currencies, weighed down by anxieties that Greece may soon default on debts.
Growing concern Greece sent investors scurrying into safe-haven government bonds on Friday, pushing U.S. Treasury yields broadly lower.
Gold held near a 3-week high on Friday and was set for a second weekly gain, bolstered by the U.S. Federal Reserve's caution on an interest rates.
Oil fell Friday after three days of gains on worries over the Greek fiscal crisis, weaker oil products prices and pre-weekend profit taking.
U.S. stocks closed higher with the Nasdaq topping its intraday high from March 2000 as investors cheered the Fed's dovish statement.
Europe closed higher on Thursday, as a key meeting of euro zone finance ministers took place.
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