The dollar sank to a seven-week low against a basket of currencies on Wednesday.
Asian shares largely declined on Tuesday as investors digested the latest inflation data due out of China.
U.S. stocks closed lower Tuesday, as investors weighed slight declines in oil prices and more indications of slowdown in China's economy, amid key third-quarter earnings reports.
U.S. sovereign bonds rose on Tuesday, as weak trade data from China fueled concerns about downward pressure on global growth, pushing investors towards so-called safe haven assets.
European stocks closed in the red on Tuesday as investors failed to shake off fresh concerns of a slowdown in China's economy.
Oil prices slipped on Tuesday afternoon as investors focused on a bearish outlook from the International Energy Agency.
Currencies linked to Chinese growth fell for the first time in over a week on Tuesday.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a slightly higher open on Wednesday amid earnings from big name financial companies.
Gold rose on Tuesday, recovering an earlier 1 percent slide on expectations the Fed will not lift U.S. interest rates this year.
Asian shares outside China slid deeper into the red on Tuesday, after trade figures added to concerns over China's economy.
U.S. stocks closed mildly higher Monday in low volume trade as investors readied for the first major earnings reports due Tuesday.
European equities ended mixed on Monday, failing to hold onto last week's strong gains, as investors grew cautious over oil prices and stock news.
Oil prices retreated from their highest levels in more than a month on Monday as investors took profits.
The dollar hovered near a three-week low on Monday, anchored by the doubts over the potential for a rise in U.S. interest rates this year.
Gold rose to its highest level since early July on Monday on expectations that the Fed will postpone an expected U.S. interest rate hike to next year.
Equity markets in China got a boost from comments out of the country's central bank that the country's market correction is "almost over."
U.S. stocks closed higher, wrapping up a solid week of gains, as investors digested indications on the timing of a rate hike ahead of earnings.
U.S. stock index futures ticked lower on Tuesday, following European and Asian shares downwards after weak trade data fueled growth concerns about China.
European stocks finished higher on Friday, after global stocks and oil prices rose following dovish minutes from the U.S. Federal Reserve, easing investor interest rate fears.
Crude prices swung back and forth in choppy trade on Friday as traders closed positions at the end of a week that saw prices rally.