CEO Lee Amaitis (center) recently started 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 appears. 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 danger management whom pled guilty month that is just last knowingly accepting unlawful wagers.
Denial from the Top
Parent company Cantor Fitzgerald was fast to deny the rumor, however, saying in 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 he participated in unlawful bookmaking is baseless and false.’
Of program, Anthony Weiner also vehemently denied he was still sexting, therefore there you go when it comes to denials of rumors.
Accepting wagers from ‘runners’ people who spot wagers for an operation is illegal in Nevada, where Cantor Gaming is headquartered.
It could certainly behoove the sports book company to distance themselves from any further insinuations of illegalities, given that Amaitis just attended opening ceremonies for the new Cantor Gaming battle and activities books at the Atlantis Casino on Paradise Island into the Bahamas. The company now has Continue reading “Cantor Gaming CEO Under Possible Investigation by Feds”