Most Asian markets advanced Thursday as investors cheered clarity from the Federal Reserve and a rise in oil prices, but Japan shares lost ground.
U.S. stock index futures indicated a higher open as oil prices extended recent gains, ahead of scheduled remarks from Federal Reserve policymakers.
U.S. government debt prices remained lower on Wednesday, but pared earlier losses, as investors reacted to the Fed's decision to rates unchanged.
European equities finished mixed on Wednesday as investors digested new U.K. budget announcements and awaited the latest news from the U.S. Federal Reserve.
The dollar fell sharply against major currencies after the Federal Reserve kept interest rates.
Gold rose on Wednesday after the Federal Reserve held the line on interest rates and scaled back expectations for moves ahead.
U.S. oil prices closed sharply higher on Wednesday, having extended gains after the Federal Reserve left rates unchanged.
U.S. stock index futures indicated a mixed open on Thursday as traders eyed the release of several pieces of data and continued digesting the Federal Reserve's decision.
U.S. stocks closed mostly lower Tuesday as a decline in health care stocks weighed and investors awaited the Wednesday afternoon conclusion of the Federal Reserve meeting.
Asia markets were mixed Wednesday, following a weaker finish on Wall Street overnight as traders await the U.S. Federal Reserve decision due later.
U.S. government debt prices were mixed on Tuesday amid key data releases and ahead of the the U.S. Federal Reserve monetary policy decision.
European stocks finished in negative territory on Tuesday, on the back of a sharp slip in mining stocks and oil prices.
U.S. stocks closed mixed in low volume trade, mostly shaking off a decline in oil prices ahead of the Federal Reserve's meeting later in the week.
Oil prices pared losses in post-settlement trade after data showed a smaller-than-expected rise in crude stocks.
The dollar fell sharply against the yen as weak U.S. retail sales data compounded investors' search for safety.
U.S. sovereign bonds rallied on Monday, ahead of a U.S. Federal Reserve monetary policy decision on Wednesday.
Most Asia markets lost ground Tuesday, tracking Wall Street's weak performance, with analysts saying traders are turning more cautious after the recent rally.
Europe finished higher on Monday shrugging off a sharp dip in oil prices, as investors looked ahead to a raft of central bank meetings.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a lower open on Wednesday amid data reports ahead of the conclusion of the latest Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) meeting.
Asia markets traded higher across the board on Monday, extending last week's gains following the announcement of fresh stimulus measures from the ECB.