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Asia, and Europe Markets at Close Report

                                    ASIA Eustance Huang Stocks in China were mostly negative on Thursday as investors remained cautious. The Shanghai composite was down by 0.23 percent to close at around 2,645.43 while the Shenzhen composite ended its trading day just below flat at about 1,385.84. Meanwhile, Hong Kong's Hang Seng index was higher by 0.4 percent during the final hour of trade. China's markets have been closely watched by investors as a result of the ongoing trade spat between Beijing and Washington, with an anticipated meeting between Presidents Xi Jinping and Donald Trump at the upcoming G-20 meeting in Buenos Aires from Nov. 30 to Dec. 1. One analyst told CNBC's "Street Signs" on Thursday that he is "not too hopeful" about next week's meeting. "Both sides seem to be incredibly confused," said Andrew Collier, managing director at Orient Capital Research. On the U.S. side, Collier said: &quo