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Europe & U.S. Stock Markets Closing Reports on March 21, 2017

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cnbc.com Europe shares close lower as investors focused on U.S. health care Sam Meredith, Silvia Amaro European markets closed lower on Tuesday afternoon as investors saw the U.S. revamping a health care bill to replace Obamacare. The pan-European STOXX 600 closed 0.53 percent lower mainly driven by health care stocks, which dropped 1.21 percent. This followed the news that Republican members of Congress had prepared their replacement bill for Obamacare. The bill is set to make significant changes to tax credits and impact low-income people. U.S. President Donald Trump urged Republican members to support the bill or they would risk losing votes in 2018. Banking stocks were drawn into the trend after rallying in early deals. Several lenders jostled for position near the top of the benchmark with Deutsche Bank moving higher. This came as the subscription period began for the new shares that form part of the embattled bank's capital increase. Its shares e

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