European shares slip, hitting a two-month low
* FTSEurofirst 300 down 0.3 pct
* Retailers, tech shares under pressure
* Aixtron slumps after order slashed
* Glencore rises on debt cut plan, lifts miners
By Alistair Smout
LONDON, Dec 10 (Reuters) - European shares fell for a third straight session on Thursday, touching a two-month low, with retailers and tech firms under pressure even as commodity shares stabilised.
The pan-European FTSEurofirst 300 fell 0.3 percent to 1,426.02, having touched its lowest level since mid-October. It is down 2.2 percent this week.
Volatility, a crude measure of investor fear, rose to hit its highest level in nearly a month.
The FTSEurofirst 300 is down around 6 percent in December, falling after the European Central Bank disappointed markets with only limited stimulus measures earlier this month. Continuación...