Good Morning. No such thing as a free lunch. Suncity’s former head Alvin Chau faced the music for his involvement in Macau’s explosive growth, with his 18-year prison sentence confirmed and compensation to the government upped to $3.2 billion. This comes despite Chau being absolved of charges of fraud and other defendants having punishments lessened. Meanwhile, in shinier news, Light & Wonder has acquired the remaining shares in its social casino arm SciPlay, cementing a long-desired push.

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What you need to know

  • Macau Court acquits Suncity’s former boss of fraud, seals 18-year prison term with no reduction, gov’t compensation increases to $3.2 billion.
  • Light & Wonder has announced that it has acquired the remaining public shares of SciPlay, its social gaming arm.

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