Market report: European shares steady, eye Ukraine (01/09/2014)

09:55, 1 September 2014 by Jane O’Sullivan

European shares were little changed as investors kept an eye on the situation in Ukraine

European shares were little changed as investors considered economic data from Germany and China and as EU governments agreed to impose further sanctions on Russia.

By 09:50 a.m., the FTSE 100 was down 0.2 per cent, French shares lost 0.4 per cent while Germany’s DAX was 0.3 per cent lower.

In Dublin, the ISEQ bucked the trend to stand 0.5 per cent higher.

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MAIN MOVERS

Aer Lingus, up 1%

FBD down 2.6%

Ryanair, up 2.2%

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