On the afternoon of the 3rd, Beijing time, US stock futures extended their losses, with the Na Index futures down 0.88%, the S & P 500 stock index futures down 0.69%, and the Dow futures down 0.77%.
The yield on the two-year Treasury note fell 10 basis points to 1.842 per cent, its lowest level since December 2017, while the yield on the 10-year note fell 6 basis points to 2.08 per cent, the lowest level since September 2017.
European stocks opened lower on Monday as their losses widened, with the FTSE 100 in the UK, the CAC40 in France down more than 1 per cent and the DAX in Germany down 0.9 per cent.
Asia-Pacific stocks were mostly lower, with the Nikkei 225 index closing down 0.92% at 20410.88. The eastern stock index fell 0.88 per cent to 1498.96. Australia's S&P/ASX200 index closed down 1.18% at 6321.50. South Korea's Seoul composite index closed 1.3 per cent higher.
In the Chinese market, the market was broadly volatile, with the Prev index closing 0.3 per cent lower at 2890.08 points, the Shenzhen Composite Index at 8856.99 points, down 0.74 per cent, the gem at 1468.98 points, down 0.99 per cent, and the Hong Kong Hang Seng Index closing down 0.03 per cent.