• Feb.23 — South Korean President Moon Jae-in raised the country’s infectious-disease alert level to the highest and signaled the potential for unprecedented steps to contain a coronavirus outbreak that has killed six and infected hundreds. Bloomberg’s Yvonne Man speaks with Haidi Stroud-Watts and Tom Mackenzie on “Bloomberg Markets: Asia.”
  • (Bloomberg) — U.S. equity futures sank with Asian shares and gold surged after the number of coronavirus cases outside of China increased and concern grew that global economic growth could take a more sustained hit.Seoul and Sydney saw the brunt of losses, down more than 2%, with declines more muted in Hong Kong and Shanghai. […]
  • (Bloomberg) — American stocks are at risk of the first three-day decline since early December as anxiety about the spread of coronavirus continued to upend bullish sentiment that had sent indexes to records as recently as last week.Investors are reprising a pattern that has prevailed in U.S. markets for almost a year, in which periods […]
  • (Bloomberg) — Brigita, a director at one of China’s largest car dealers, is running out of options. Her firm’s 100 outlets have been closed for about a month because of the coronavirus, cash reserves are dwindling and banks are reluctant to extend deadlines on billions of yuan in debt coming due over the next few […]