VIX

Coronavirus fears hit Asia markets

The widespread fears surrounding the evolving coronavirus off Wuhan can be seen taking a hit on markets with the slow return from the Chinese New Year holidays while China remains away on an extended break.

Crowded haven trade offering protection

The onslaught of trade tension escalation and growth concerns had been a double whammy for markets over the weekend, sparking the evasion to safety which may well sustain amid the uncertainties.

Watch VIX in the face of uncertainty

Volatility had characterised the market action overnight and amidst the uncertainty, this will remain the one item on the table to watch.

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