European markets continued lower Thursday as investors reacted to the European Central Bank keeping interest rates unchanged.
Markets in Asia finished Thursday trade mostly higher despite the lower close on Wall Street due to the lack of detail in Trump's tax plans.
The dollar only held its gains against the yen on Thursday after Trump's tax plan offered no surprises, slowing the greenback's rally.
Gold prices edged down as global risk sentiment ebbed, but scepticism over President Trump's tax reform plan curbed further losses.
Oil prices fell, but losses were limited by expectations that exporters would agree to extend production cuts.
U.S. equities failed to hold earlier gains on Wednesday as investors digested President Donald Trump's outline for tax reform.
U.S. bonds were higher as investors review the release of Trump's tax plan and eyed fresh supply.
European markets closed higher on Wednesday, supported by a deluge of earning results which largely outperformed market expectations.
Asian markets closed higher on Wednesday, following the rise in U.S. indexes on the back of strong earnings announcements.
The Australian and New Zealand dollars sank, after Australian inflation data pointed to an economy under strain from mediocre growth in China.
Oil prices edged higher on Wednesday after government data showed a surprisingly large drop in U.S. crude inventories.
Gold recovered on Wednesday as speculators locked in some profit from recent losses, but some analysts expect further weakness.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a slightly higher open on Wednesday as traders await a much-anticipated tax plan from the White House.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a slightly higher open Thursday morning, ahead of major tech earnings and economic reports.
U.S. equities rose sharply on Tuesday as solid quarterly reports from several large-cap companies rolled through.
U.S. government debt prices were lower on Tuesday as investors digest fresh economic data.
European stocks closed higher Tuesday after hitting multi-year highs in the previous session.
Equities in Asia made gains in early Tuesday trade following a relief rally after the first round of the French presidential election.
Oil prices edged up in choppy trade on Tuesday as analysts anticipated a drop in U.S. crude inventories.
The euro remained high on growing confidence that market-friendly Emmanuel Macron will become the next French president.