European equities closed in the red Tuesday as Greece remained firmly in the spotlight for investors.
Oil prices bounced from three-week lows on Tuesday, but U.S. and international benchmarks remained on course for a month of losses.
The euro was broadly lower as investors braced for the near certainty that Greece will default on a repayment to the IMF.
Gold prices fell on Tuesday as the prospect that Greece will default on a repayment to the IMF knocked the euro.
U.S. Treasury prices dipped on Tuesday, pushing yields up, with focus firmly on developments in Greece.
Asia's stock markets bounced back on Tuesday even as Greece inched nearer toward a debt default.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a sharply higher open on Wednesday, after a deal between Greece and its international creditors looked possible.
U.S. Treasury prices bounced on Monday, as investors piled into safe-haven assets as the Greek crisis entered a new chapter following the instigation of capital controls.
European equities closed lower on Monday as the Greek crisis entered a new phase following the imposition of capital controls to prevent a run on the country's banks.
The euro proved broadly resilient to Greece's moving one step closer to an exit from the single currency.
Gold firmed on Monday, as the prospect of a Greek debt default hit global shares.
U.S. stocks plunged nearly 2 percent or more, with the Dow wiping out gains for the year on escalating tensions between Greece and its creditors.
Oil fell more than $1 Monday as Greece shut its banks and imposed capital controls, causing investors to flee from riskier assets.
Asian equities were sold down on Monday after Greece failed to clinch a deal with its international lenders over the weekend.
US stocks were tipped to open up on Tuesday, suggesting a degree of calm could return to Wall Street even as Greece looks set to default an IMF loan.
U.S. stocks closed mixed on Friday, posting a loss for the week, as investors digested earnings reports and awaited resolution on Greece debt talks.
Gold was little changed on Friday, after falling to a three-week low, on caution ahead of crunch talks on Greece.
Brent pared losses Friday, but remained stuck in tight trading ranges as investors awaited the outcome of Iranian nuclear talks.
The ongoing Greek debt talks left currency markets in tight ranges on Friday.
U.S. Treasurys were subdued on Friday, with prices a smidgen lower as investors eyed developments in Europe, where a crisis in Greece rumbles on.
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