Markets Down Due To Coronavirus Fears

The stock markets have taken a huge hit since the coronavirus began to spread. The markets dropped a total of 7% yesterday morning, triggering a “circuit breaker” mechanism, which caused trade to be suspended for 15 minutes. This marked the first time the protection system has actually been triggered since it was revamped in the wake of the 2010 “flash crash.”

China continues its efforts to contain the Covid-19virus (coronavirus) .