Gambling stocks plunge again at prospect of prolonged sporting drought

William Hill, Playtech and Rank Group the worst hit companies as coronavirus outbreak paralyses swathes of Europe

Share prices of the gambling industry’s leading companies suffered further sharp falls in early trading Monday as the spectre of no sport for months caused investors to run for cover. In what was a sea of red on traders’ screens in the City, William Hill plummeted 30% to 62p, while GVC’s shares tumbled more than…

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