LAS VEGAS, Feb. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Cantor Gaming® announced today that its race and sports books, a total of 8 locations, generated 16% of Nevada's total handle and enjoyed 21% of the total win on this year's Super Bowl.
On February 4, 2013, the Gaming Control Board announced that $98,936,798 was wagered in Nevada's 183 sports books on this year's Super Bowl. In addition, it announced that unaudited figures show a sports book win of $7,206,460.
"We were delighted to see so many sports fans in our books during Super Bowl, demonstrating that Cantor Gaming® continues to be a go-to, household name for sports wagers within the state of Nevada," said Lee M. Amaitis, President and CEO of Cantor Gaming®. He continued: "Our high percentage contribution to Nevada State handle and win underscores our position as a leading sports book operator in Nevada."
About Cantor Gaming®
At Cantor Gaming®, we have built upon Cantor Fitzgerald's legacy of integrity and excellence and its unmatched financial technology to create an innovative and unique gaming system that is revolutionizing the gaming experience in Las Vegas. Cantor Gaming® is the first company licensed by the Nevada Gaming Commission to manufacture, distribute and operate a mobile gaming system in the state. We operate race and sports books across eight Las Vegas resorts, providing our patrons with an array of over the counter and account-based race and sports wagering at betting carrels, as well as casino-style mobile gaming. Cantor Gaming® offers casinos the convenience of complete mobile gaming and race and sports book solutions, including proprietary wireless gaming and sports book system, full back-office infrastructure and a portfolio of casino games and wagering products. In addition, sports betting fans can wager on-the-go from anywhere within the state of Nevada with our mobile sports wagering application compatible with Android™ and Apple® computer software and peripherals, or by using their personal computing devices, including desktop computers, laptops, tablets and smart phones with our Wi-Fi enabled sports wagering solution. We are passionate about applying technology to transform gaming and we are continuously using innovations in the operation of our race and sports books, and enhancing our products and technology, to offer customers a unique and memorable gaming experience.
Cantor Gaming® is an affiliate of the global financial services firm Cantor Fitzgerald, which has over 65 years experience and unparalleled expertise of highly secure, real-time financial transaction processing, management, and execution. Known globally for superior financial technology and real-time and secure execution of financial transactions, Cantor's clients include the world's leading banks and trading firms. Cantor's technology drives over $500 billion in transactions for the world's capital markets every day.
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