European shares fell on Monday, but the Madrid market rose after Spain's election.
The Hang Seng Index slipped 0.2 percent on Monday, while the China Enterprises Index gained 0.4 percent.
South Africa’s volatile rand weakened against the dollar in early trade on Monday.
Britain’s currency gets hammered as traders forecast months of uncertainty following the nation’s decision to leave the EU.
Asian stocks fell on Monday as markets struggled to shake off deep uncertainty sparked by Britain's decision to leave the EU.
American stock index futures eased slightly in early trading.
Britain’s David Cameron has so far refused to invoke Article 50 of the Lisbon Treaty, which allows for two years of EU exit talks.
Gold climbed as much as 8% on Friday as investors flocked to the precious metal.
European shares felt the full force of Britain's vote to leave the European Union on Friday.
At the close of trade on Friday, the Hang Seng Index was down 2.9 percent.
Britain’s biggest blue chips had a rough ride as the markets opened to news of the EU referendum.
SA’s rand is on track for its biggest one-day percentage fall since 2008 after Britain’s vote to leave the European Union.
The pound plunged and equities were hammered as Britain’s EU vote sent shockwaves through global markets.
Rand one of the biggest victims as Brexit triggers rush into safe-havens such as the yen and the dollar.