UK operators shares drop after BMJ calls for mandatory gambling levy

New British Medical Journal report alleges government “unwilling” to impose compulsory funding

Shares in GVC Holdings, William Hill and Paddy Power Betfair all fell today following the publication of a British Medical Journal (BMJ) report which called for a mandatory levy on operators for the prevention of gambling-related harm. At the start of trading on Thursday, shares in William Hill traded at 150p per share, however by…

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