Global asset performance during the holiday season: A50 fell more than 7%, US stocks fell more than 3%, Bitcoin led gains

Associated Press, February 2nd, during the Chinese New Year holiday (January 24 to January 31), the global financial market was affected by the outbreak of the new crown pneumonia epidemic, and there was a large degree of volatility. Risk assets such as stocks fell, A50 The futures index fell more than 7%, the Hang Seng Index fell 5.7%, the US stock market Dow and the S & P 500 index both fell more than 3%, crude oil and basic metals were sluggish, but the biggest decline was the US debt yield, reaching 13%. In contrast, safe-haven assets rebounded, gold rose 2%, and the best performing financial asset was Bitcoin, which rose more than 11%.