U.S. stock index futures pointed to a lower start to trade, as European stocks and currencies declined following the U.K. vote to leave the EU.
Oil prices settled lower Friday after Britain's vote to leave the European Union spurred massive risk aversion and a rally in the U.S. dollar.
Asian stocks cratered, gold prices surged and the dollar briefly plunged below 100 against the yen on Friday as the Brexit vote rocked markets.
The pound plunged to a more-than-30-year low against the dollar on Friday as it became clear the leave vote would carry the day.
Gold soared as much as 8 percent to its highest in more than two years after Britain delivered a shock vote to leave the European Union.
U.S. stocks closed higher, with the pound near year-to-date highs against the dollar, following increased expectations the U.K. will stay in the EU.
U.S. government debt prices were lower on Thursday as investors looked to several pieces of data and kept a close eye on the U.K.
European stock indexes finished sharply higher on Thursday, as investors speculated whether Britain would remain a member of the EU after the referendum.
U.S. stocks closed lower Wednesday, weighed by declines in energy stocks, as investors remained on edge ahead of the Brexit vote.
Markets in Asia closed mixed on Thursday, as investors remained on edge ahead of the U.K. vote on whether to leave the European Union (EU).
Sterling hit a 2016 high and the euro surged against the dollar and yen after a series of late opinion polls favored Britain staying.
Gold fell to a two-week low on Thursday as the last sweep of opinion polls before Britain's referendum on EU membership began.
Oil prices rose in volatile trade on Thursday, with investors less worried about prospects for the global economy.
U.S. stock index futures indicated a higher open on Thursday morning as traders eyed the release of several pieces of data.
U.S. sovereign bond prices were relatively flat as investors digested a second day of testimony by Janet Yellen and a seven-year notes sale.
European equities closed higher on Wednesday, as investors prepared for the following day when the U.K. votes in its referendum on the EU.
Japanese shares fell on Wednesday, as Asia closed mixed ahead of the upcoming British vote to decide whether to remain in the EU.
The dollar was broadly weaker on Wednesday as risk appetite returned to markets.
Gold fell to a two-week low on Wednesday after its biggest one-day drop in four weeks.
U.S. futures were indicating a higher start for stocks after two straight sessions of gains.