U.S. stocks closed more than 1 percent higher on Monday amid encouraging talk of stimulus in Asia, as investors eyed the week's economic data.
U.S. government debt prices fell on Monday, pushing yields higher, after Fed Chair Janet Yellen said an interest rate increase might "be warranted" this year.
European equities closed sharply higher on Monday, having extended gains throughout the session.
Asian stocks outside Australia recovered from a lackluster open to rise on Monday as a modestly positive lead from Wall Street offset the impact of sliding oil prices.
U.S. stocks closed mildly higher as investors digested Fed Chair Janet Yellen's remarks remained cautious ahead of first quarter earnings in April.
U.S. sovereign bonds rose on Friday, ahead of a speech by Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen.
European equities closed mixed on Friday, but lower on the week, as investors mulled the growing conflict in Yemen.
Asian equities were mixed on Friday due to worries over Yemen, with Japan's benchmark index leading the losses on profit-taking and weak data.
U.S. stocks closed lower as equities failed to shake off the losses of the last three days and investors weighed geopolitics ahead of earnings.
U.S. stock index futures indicated a sharply higher open on Monday, following European stocks' move upwards, ahead a data-packed week.
U.S. Treasury yields traded at 2 percent on Thursday after the Treasury Department sold $29 billion in seven-year notes.
European equities closed sharply lower on Thursday, extending the previous day's retreat, with geopolitics once again worrying markets.
U.S. stocks plunged, closing more than 1 percent lower as investors weighed the impact of the strong dollar on the economy and earnings.
The Treasury Department auctioned $35 billion in five-year notes at a high yield of 1.387 percent.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a flat open on Friday, as Wall Street attempted to halt this week's losses.
European equities finished lower on Wednesday despite better-than-expected data from Germany, as technology stocks slid.
The euro slumped against the dollar on worries over whether Greece would secure aid before it runs out of cash in three weeks.
Oil prices fell as officials from Iran and six world powers discussed a possible deal over Tehran's nuclear program.
The U.S. dollar edged lower against a basket of major currencies on Friday after comments from Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen.
The dollar was on track for its biggest one-day gain against the euro in a week on Thursday after traders reestablished bullish bets on the greenback.
Get the best of CNBC in your inbox
Deflation in the euro zone is a bigger risk to credit ratings across the world than the fall in the price of oil, Fitch Ratings reported Monday.
Once a darling of emerging market investors, the slump in oil prices mean Nigeria’s economy is seen continuing to slow after this weekend’s elections.
Personal details of world leaders—including Barack Obama and Vladimir Putin—were accidentally disclosed by G-20 organizers, The Guardian reports.