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Daily Asia Gaming eBrief: Higher minimum wagers linked to increased debt in Macau punters

Good Morning. The higher the risk, the higher the price. Such were the findings of a recent study which found that Macau punters who sought help for problem gambling had significantly higher levels of debt than those in comparable regions, correlated with higher minimum wagers. Meanwhile, in the Philippines, the appetite for online gaming for locals continues to grow, with PIGO operators now totalling 44, potentially rising further as taxation rates drop. In the world of suppliers, Konami highlights its latest offerings, reiterating its dedication to APAC through customization.

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High minimum wagers linked to increased punter debt: study

Macau’s high minimum wagers have been linked to the increased debt levels of punters seeking help for problem gambling in the SAR, particularly for those from the gambling hub. According to a recent study, gambling debts for Macau punters was nearly double that of other regions, with scholars calling for more follow-up activity to help those wanting to curb their gambling habits. The study also evaluated punters from Hong Kong, finding a higher prevalence for sports betting, while those from mainland China preferred table games.

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