U.S. equity futures fell with shares in Europe while Asian stocks were mixed as investors marked time before key central bank meetings in the coming days. Treasuries edged higher with the dollar.
Futures on the S&P 500 Index fell 0.2% as of 6:20 a.m. New York time. Contracts on the three main U.S. indexes signaled the benchmarks will open lower. The Stoxx Europe 600 Index dropped a second day, led by financial services and health-care shares. The pound swung from gains to losses as embattled British Prime Minister Boris Johnson insisted he won’t ask for another Brexit delay, while U.K. wage and unemployment data beat estimates. Most euro-zone sovereign bonds nudged lower as European Central Bank officials prepare to meet.
Source : Bloomberg