European markets moved lower on Wednesday amid increasing concerns regarding U.S. President Donald Trump's economic growth agenda.
U.S. equities fell sharply on Tuesday as banks faced pressure from falling yields, while investors turned their eyes to a key House vote.
Oil prices slid to almost four-month lows on Wednesday after data showed U.S. crude inventories rising faster than expected.
The dollar hit a four-month low against the safe-haven yen on Wednesday.
Gold prices rose to a three-week high on Wednesday as risk-averse investors dumped equities amid a weaker dollar and sought safe havens on growing doubts about U.S. President Donald Trump's economic agenda.
U.S. stock futures pointed to a lower open on Wednesday amid doubts U.S. President Donald Trump may not deliver key campaign pledges.
U.S. government debt prices rose on Tuesday as the dollar fell against most major currencies.
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.