Mass Baccarat, Slots Outperform Macau Market As VIP Revenue Stutters

Mass market baccarat revenues stormed to a new record in Macau in the first quarter of 2012, breaching 20 percent market share for the first time in more than two years and upstaging VIP play, which fell for the first time since the second quarter of 2009.

Gaming Inspection and Coordination Bureau (DICJ) figures released late on Monday underlined the reinvigoration of mass baccarat as VIP baccarat struggles to maintain the explosive growth rates that have driven the market in recent years.

To continue reading

Take a Trial