AIB was 45c lower. Bank of Ireland dropped 25c to €17.15. Anglo Irish was 12c worse off at €15.78. Irish Life and Permanent was down 2c to €21.
Construction giant CRH weakened 60c and was €30 at the closing bell. Grafton Group declined 14c to €12.10. Kingspan Group was 14c lower at €19.85. McInerney was 10c higher at €15.20 bucking the trend.
C&C lost 23c to €12.12. Greencore Group dipped 5c despite news of a €500m development of the former Irish Sugar plant in Mallow, Co Cork.