Fantasy Sports Legislation in U.S. is Positive Step for the Industry
A Statement by Fantasy 6 Sports, Inc. (CSE:FYS) (OTC:FNTYF) (FRANKFURT: 6F6 — WKN: A2AKL8)
“As a sports, entertainment and technology company which produces games, contests and other related products and experiences for fans around the world, Fantasy 6 Sports Inc. (CSE:FYS) (OTC:FNTYF) (FRANKFURT: 6F6 — WKN: A2AKL8), is pleased to acknowledge the series of constructive steps being taken this week through legislation pertaining to fantasy sports in several state jurisdictions in the United States. In particular, we recognize the efforts of many of the U.S.-based fantasy sports organizations and the careful consideration shown by state leaders, government, legislators and other key stakeholders in the industry.
“As members of the Fantasy Sports Trade Association (FSTA), we also applaud the collective voices that have been heard on behalf of fantasy sports players in the United States. Ultimately, the return of fantasy sports to jurisdictions such as New York, Massachusetts, Tennessee and other states in which sports is a driving force is about fun, entertainment and excitement. It is gratifying for the millions of passionate American players in the space.
“We believe that effective regulation and licensing will not only allow for the continued growth of fantasy sports as an important part of the sports & entertainment industry, but that it will bring about the very best practices required to ensure rewarding fan engagement and positive fan experiences in the U.S. and ultimately Canada and other jurisdictions around the world.”
Shafin Diamond Tejani, Chair & Chief Executive Officer, Fantasy 6 Sports Inc.