CEO Lee Amaitis (center) recently launched the Cantor Gaming Atlantis sports book; some say he is under federal scrutiny now
Not a day goes by in the gaming world without someone in a position of energy someplace being scrutinized by the feds anymore, it seems. Now Cantor Gaming CEO Lee Amaitis is under the spotlight, according to the The Wall Street Journal, on the coating tail of colleague Michael Colbert Cantor’s now released vice president of risk management whom pled guilty month that is just last knowingly accepting unlawful bets.
Denial from the Top
Parent business Cantor Fitzgerald was fast to deny the rumor, however, saying within an issued statement: ‘We feel compelled to address this irresponsible and rumor that is baseless. The notion that Lee Amaitis is a target of federal prosecutors or which he participated in unlawful bookmaking is baseless and false.’
Of program, Anthony Weiner also vehemently denied he was still sexting, so there you go when it comes to denials of rumors.
Accepting wagers from ‘runners’ people whom spot wagers for an operation is illegal in Nevada, where Cantor Gaming is headquartered.
It would undoubtedly behoove the sports book company to distance themselves from any further insinuations of illegalities, given that Amaitis just attended opening ceremonies for a new Cantor Gaming battle and recreations books at the Atlantis Casino on Paradise Island within the Bahamas. The comp Continue reading