European shares end lower as IMF warns on cost of pandemic

Irish Times | Dec 9, 2021 at 7:15 PM
  • European shares ended lower on Thursday amid Covid-19 worries, while technology stocks and energy companies also slid.
  • The Iseq finished 0.4 per cent lower as Ryanair fell in line with other airlines on worries about the impact of tougher Covid-19 restrictions in England.
  • Rolls-Royce declined 3.4 per cent on fears that a drop in air travel could hit its business that makes and maintains aircraft engines.