THE ISEQ Index remained virtually unchanged yesterday despite earlier advances closing at 7596.31, up 0.02 points.
The banking sector finished ahead with Bank of Ireland gaining 12c to close at €14.25 and Anglo Irish adding 9c to rest at €13.02. Irish Life & Permanent climbed 15c to €17.40 while AIB added 1c to at €18.37.
CRH fell 16c to €26.45 after rejecting claims it unlawfully bought shares in Spanish cement firm Uniland. Grafton also fell 10c to €9.35 and Kingspan was up 1c to €11.78.