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
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 coat tail of colleague Michael Colbert Cantor’s now released vice president of risk management whom pled guilty just last month to knowingly accepting unlawful wagers.
Denial through the Top
Parent business Cantor Fitzgerald was fast to deny the rumor, however, saying in a 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 unlawful bookmaking is false and baseless.’
Of program, Anthony Weiner also vehemently denied he was still sexting, therefore there you go regarding denials of rumors.
Accepting wagers from ‘runners’ people who spot bets 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 race and recreations books at the Atlantis Casino on Paradise Island in the Bahamas. The company now has eight sports books in Las Vegas, operates the Palms Casino poker room, and provides mobile betting apps, combined with new Atlantis guide, that is their first run outside of Nevada.Read More ->