The U.S. dollar was higher against the euro on Friday after stronger-than-expected U.S. monthly jobs data.
Asian equities slumped to three-week lows Friday, following a global sell-off overnight as investors digested comments from the Fed and ECB.
U.S. stocks closed sharply lower as yields climbed and traders were worried the Fed would raise rates while the economy is too weak.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a mostly lower open Monday amid a decline in oil prices.
U.S. government debt prices were lower on Thursday as investors looked to a big end to the week, with all eyes on key central bank speakers.
European equities closed sharply lower Thursday after investors were left disappointed by the measures announced by the ECB.
The U.S. dollar hit a nearly one-month low against the euro on Thursday after the European Central Bank cut its interest rate on deposits.
Crude futures were lifted on Thursday by a weaker dollar and a report Saudi Arabia would act to balance oil markets.
Gold bounced from near six-year lows on Thursday in line with a rebound in the euro, after the ECB announced the minimum cut in its deposit rate.
U.S. stock index futures pared gains to briefly turn lower as oil broke $40 after OPEC's decision. Earlier, futures held higher after Friday's jobs report that showed creation of 211,000 jobs in November and a rise in hourly wages.
Asian stocks trimmed losses Thursday as oil prices bounced from an over three month low, but mood remained cautious ahead of economic events overseas.
U.S. stocks closed lower, with selling accelerating in late afternoon trade after oil broke below $40 a barrel and there was more evidence of a weak manufacturing sector in the Fed's Beige Book.
U.S. sovereign bonds traded lower on Wednesday, with investors focused on this month's central bank meetings.
European equities closed the session mixed Wednesday as investors digested inflation numbers and contemplated the possibility of further stimulus.
The U.S. dollar climbed to its highest against the euro in more than seven month.
Oil prices plunged 4.6 percent as a rise in U.S. inventories added to a deep global glut.
Gold extended losses as Fed Chair Janet Yellen said she was "looking forward" to a rate hike that will mark the economy's recovery from recession.
Chinese markets closed higher on Wednesday on the back of rumors of an upcoming incentive to boost China's property market.
U.S. stocks closed near session highs Tuesday, the first trading day of December, shaking off intraday pressure from weak manufacturing data.
U.S. stock index futures indicated a mostly higher open Thursday after ECB President Mario Draghi extended but did not increase the amount of the central bank's asset purchase program.