CEO Lee Amaitis (center) recently launched 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 spotlight, 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 just last month to knowingly accepting illegal bets.
Denial from the Top
Parent company Cantor Fitzgerald was fast to deny the rumor, however, saying within an issued statement: ‘We feel compelled to address this irresponsible and baseless rumor. The notion that Lee Amaitis is a target of federal prosecutors or that he participated in illegal bookmaking is false and baseless.’
Of course, Anthony Weiner additionally vehemently denied he was still sexting, therefore there you go regarding 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 certainly 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 sports books at the Atlantis Casino on Paradise Island within the Bahamas. The compan Continue reading “Cantor Gaming CEO Under Possible Investigation by Feds”