31 Jan 2018

Capita share price falls after profit warning

Business Editor

It supplies a raft of services for the public sector, has posted a profit warning, and today saw its share price fall by almost 50 per cent. But the chief executive told Channel 4 News the decisive action he’d taken today meant what happened to Carillion won’t happen to them.

Unions have called on the government to do an urgent risk assessment, saying the country cannot afford “another Carillion”.