Atkins' triple warning causes share slump

Shares in consultancy WS Atkins, which owns property services firm Lambert Smith Hampton, plunged 72% on Tuesday after a triple warning to investors that it faced a first-half loss, was letting its chief executive go and shedding up to 400 jobs.

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