Asian equities were mixed on Monday as investors mulled headlines out of the G-20 finance ministers meeting in Germany at the weekend.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a lower open on Monday as traders eye speeches from Federal Reserve officials.
U.S. government debt prices were lower on Friday morning as investors eyed several pieces of data.
European markets ended slightly higher on Friday after hitting record highs during the previous session.
The dollar hit five-week lows against its peers on Friday, in the wake of the Federal Reserve's cautious message this week.
The dollar plumbed to five-week lows after the U.S. central bank's signal of a slower pace of rate increases this year disappointed bulls.
Oil was helped on Friday by a weaker dollar, as investors weighed the impact of OPEC output cuts against rising U.S. oil output.
U.S. stocks closed mostly lower Thursday as modest gains in financial stocks failed to offset declines in health care and utilities stocks.
U.S. government debt prices were mostly lower on Thursday morning as investors eyed a big batch of data.
Asian markets traded sideways on Friday, following a flat to lower close on Wall Street, in a light regional data day.
European markets closed higher on Thursday following the U.S. Federal Reserve announcement of a new rate hike.
The dollar recovered as investors bought the currency on the back of sharp falls prompted by the Fed's failure to give a hawkish message on further rate rises.
Oil prices surrendered early gains, as support from a weaker dollar was offset by a stubbornly high level of U.S. inventories.
Gold climbed on Thursday after the U.S. Federal Reserve signaled a cautious stance.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a flat open on Friday morning as traders eyed the release of data.
U.S. stocks closed higher Wednesday, helped by a bounce in oil prices, after the Federal Reserve took a less aggressive stance than expected.
U.S. government debt prices were higher on Wednesday after the Fed announced a 0.25 point interest rate hike.
European markets closed higher on Wednesday ahead of a Federal Reserve rate-setting meeting in the U.S.
U.S. stocks closed slightly lower Tuesday, ahead of a likely interest rate hike, as energy stocks fell.
Shares in Asia see-sawed on Thursday, as investors digested monetary policy decisions from the Bank of Japan, People's Bank of China and the Fed.