Japanese stocks fell on Wednesday, weighed by the stronger yen and following an apparent North Korea missile test that reports said failed.
European markets closed lower on Tuesday as investors saw the U.S. revamping a health care bill to replace Obamacare.
U.S. equities closed mixed, with utilities lagging, while investors turned their eyes to comments from several Federal Reserve officials.
The euro briefly rose above $1.08 for the first time in six weeks on Tuesday, following a TV debate on the France's presidential elections.
U.S. crude fell close to its lowest in a week as the market discounted the latest talk by OPEC that it would extend output cuts beyond June.
Gold rallied on Tuesday after a strong performance from centrist Macron in a French election debate and fading expectations for near-term US rate hikes.
Asian equities finished mixed on Tuesday, after the Reserve Bank of Australia released its March meeting minutes and the dollar remained soft.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a slightly higher open on Tuesday as traders focus on earnings and rising oil prices.
U.S. government debt prices were mixed in choppy trade as investors eyed fresh economic data and remarks from Federal Reserve officials.
European markets moved lower on Monday afternoon as investors focused on the potential impact that trade barriers could have on global growth.
U.S. stocks closed mixed Friday, dragged down by declines in financial and health care stocks.
The dollar recovered slightly following reaction to a G20 summit dominated by Trump's protectionist bent extended last week's sales.
Oil prices fell as investors made record cuts to bets on rising prices after US drilling data fed concerns about the effectiveness of OPEC-led production cuts.
Gold prices hit a two-week high on Monday as the dollar slumped to near 6-week lows.
Asian equities were mixed on Monday as investors mulled headlines out of the G-20 finance ministers meeting in Germany at the weekend.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a lower open on Monday as traders eye speeches from Federal Reserve officials.
U.S. government debt prices were lower on Friday morning as investors eyed several pieces of data.
European markets ended slightly higher on Friday after hitting record highs during the previous session.
The dollar hit five-week lows against its peers on Friday, in the wake of the Federal Reserve's cautious message this week.
The dollar plumbed to five-week lows after the U.S. central bank's signal of a slower pace of rate increases this year disappointed bulls.