Cantor Gaming CEO Under Possible Investigation by Feds
CEO Lee Amaitis (center) recently started the Cantor Gaming Atlantis sports book; some say he is under federal scrutiny now
Maybe Not a goes by in the gaming universe without someone in a position of power somewhere being scrutinized by the feds anymore, it seems day. Now Cantor Gaming CEO Lee Amaitis is under the limelight, according to the The Wall Street Journal, on the coating tail of colleague Michael Colbert Cantor’s now released vice president of risk management who pled guilty month that is just last knowingly accepting illegal bets.
Denial through the Top
Parent business Cantor Fitzgerald was quick to deny the rumor, however, saying within an issued statement: ‘We feel compelled to address this reckless and rumor that is baseless. The notion that Lee Amaitis is a target of federal prosecutors or that he participated in illegal bookmaking is baseless and false.’
Of program, Anthony Weiner additionally vehemently denied he was still sexting, therefore there you go when it comes to denials of rumors.
Accepting wagers from ‘runners’ people who place wagers for an operation is illegal in Nevada, where Cantor Gaming is headquartered.
It might truly behoove the sports book company to distance themselves from any further insinuations of illegalities, given that Amaitis just attended opening ceremonies for the Cantor that is new Gaming and sports books at the Atlantis Casino on Paradise Island within the Bahamas. The company now has eight sports books in Las Vegas, operates the Palms Casino poker room, and provides mobile betting apps, along with the new Atlantis book, that will be their first run outside of Nevada. (more…)