Cantor Gaming CEO Under Possible Investigation by Feds
CEO Lee Amaitis (center) recently exposed the Cantor Gaming Atlantis sports book; some say he is under federal scrutiny now
Maybe Not a day goes by in the gaming world without someone in a position of energy someplace being scrutinized by the feds anymore, this indicates. Now Cantor Gaming CEO Lee Amaitis is under the limelight, according to the The Wall Street Journal, on the coat tail of colleague Michael Colbert Cantor’s now released vice president of risk management whom pled guilty month that is just last knowingly accepting illegal bets.
Denial from the Top
Parent business Cantor Fitzgerald was quick to deny the rumor, however, saying in an issued statement: ‘We feel compelled to address this reckless and baseless rumor. The notion that Lee Amaitis is a target of federal prosecutors or he participated in illegal bookmaking is baseless and false.’
Of course, Anthony Weiner also vehemently denied he was still sexting, therefore there you go regarding 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 definitely behoove the sports book company to distance themselves from any further insinuations of illegalities, given that Amaitis just attended opening ceremonies for the brand new Cantor Gaming competition and recreations books at the Atlantis Casino on Paradise Island within the Bahamas. The company now has eight sports publications in Las Vegas, operates the Palms Casino poker space, and provides mobile betting apps, along with the Atlantis that is new book which will be their first run outside of Nevada. Continue reading “Cantor Gaming CEO Under Possible Investigation by Feds”