PressBee - Russia Today :
Worries over the rapid spread of the deadly coronavirus, which has infected almost 3,000 people and killed more than 80, have rocked financial markets around the world on Monday.
US stock futures indicated sharp losses for major indices, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average expected to plunge almost 400 points at the opening bell on Wall Street. The S&P 500 slid 1.5 percent while the Nasdaq-100 futures tumbled 1.6 percent.
The Stoxx Europe 600 Index fell 1.7 percent in its trading session and is headed for its worst decline since October. UK’s FTSE, Germany's DAX and France’s CAC are down more than two percent.
Global markets sink as concerns over spread of deadly virus mount