CEO Lee Amaitis (center) recently launched the Cantor Gaming Atlantis sports book; some say he is under federal scrutiny now
Perhaps 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 whom pled guilty simply last month to knowingly accepting unlawful 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 irresponsible 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 course, Anthony Weiner also vehemently denied he was still sexting, therefore there you go in terms of denials of rumors.
Accepting wagers from ‘runners’ people whom spot bets for an operation is illegal in Nevada, where Cantor Gaming is headquartered.
It would definitely behoove the sports book company to distance themselves from any further insinuations of illegalities, given that Amaitis just attended opening ceremonies for a brand new Cantor Gaming race and recreations books at the Atlantis Casino on Paradise Island in the Bahamas. The compa Lire la suite