Black Monday 2020: How it happened around the globe
Coronavirus fears trigger volatility from Tokyo to New York
Stock trading was suspended minutes into the Monday session in New York after a 7% drop in the S&P 500.
TOKYO -- Financial and commodities markets plunged worldwide upon opening Monday, as investors dumped holdings en masse amid growing fears over the economic impact of the new coronavirus.
From a sharp appreciation in the yen to an equity nosedive that halted trading in New York, here is how the day unfolded in the world's key markets.
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