The dollar inched ahead on Tuesday, eroding its previous session's loss, helped by a rise in U.S. bond yields.
Yields held gains after the government's auction of three-year Treasury notes, the first batch of this week's $58B offering of new debt supply.
Gold added to small overnight gains on Tuesday, helped by a weaker dollar, but the metal remained near an 11-week low.
U.S. stock futures dipped on Monday, indicating a flat to lower open for Wall Street amid nervousness about bonds and concern about Greece.
European equities closed lower on Monday as geopolitical tensions continue to rattle sentiment, while shares in Deutsche Bank surged.
China's Shanghai Composite index clinched fresh seven-year peaks on Monday, outperforming the region which has largely seen a mixed performance.
The dollar dropped 1.5 percent against the euro and slipped from 13-year highs against the Japanese yen on Monday.
Benchmark yields retreated from seven-month highs as concerns about Greece's ability to avert default renewed demand for low-risk government debt.
Oil fell on Monday on a slump in Chinese demand and worries over OPEC's decision to pump without restraint.
U.S. stocks were expected to open flat to a little lower as investors focused on data that could offer clues on the timing of a possible rate hike.
Gold steadied after a three-day losing streak on Monday as the dollar and stock markets fell.
U.S. stocks closed narrowly mixed on Friday as investors eyed developments in Greece and weighed a bond yield rally on a strong jobs report, which supports the case for a rate hike this year.
European equities closed largely lower Friday, after investors reacted to better-than-expected economic data from the U.S.
Stock markets in China rode out a volatile session to settle at new seven-year peaks on Friday, while other bourses in the region nursed modest losses.
U.S. Treasurys plunged on Friday, sending yields soaring, after the monthly jobs report came in much stronger than expected.
The dollar rallied to a 13-year peak against the yen and rose sharply against the euro.
Gold hit an 11-week low on Friday, as the dollar extended its gains after better-than-expected U.S. employment data.
Oil seesawed in volatile trade on Friday, with Brent briefly hitting seven-week lows.
U.S. stocks closed lower as recent volatility in bonds and lack of resolution on Greece kept investors on edge ahead of Friday's employment report.
Treasurys sold off in what market participants described as a technically driven rally in prices.
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