Why Is The US Treating Canadian Cannabis Investors Like Drug Traffickers?

Why Is The US Treating Canadian Cannabis Investors Like Drug Traffickers? As the legalization of recreational cannabis use draws closer, the border battles between the USA and Canada heat up. In the latest news regarding the border issues, a top US Customs Border Protection official just announced that anyone working…

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Why the Buzz From Cannabis Infused Beverages May Burn Investors?

Why the Buzz From Cannabis Infused Beverages May Burn Investors? If you have been following the cannabis industry for the past year you have seen the uptick in startups and articles around cannabis infused alcoholic beverages.  Articles involving Province Brands in Canada developing the first cannabis-based beer (no hops, just…

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After Bitcoin craze, Swedish investors succumb to reefer stock madness

Published: Feb 6, 2018, 10:56 am • Updated: Feb 6, 2018, 10:56 am By Hanna Hoikkala, Bloomberg A Swedish January is dark, cold and snowy, but in Stockholm, cannabis stocks were lighting up the screens of investors. “Out of nowhere, the interest for Canadian cannabis shares has completely exploded in…

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Cannabis investors form ‘blank check’ company, file for $50M IPO

Published: Dec 8, 2017, 2:37 pm • Updated: Dec 8, 2017, 3:48 pm By Alicia Wallace, The Cannabist Staff A “blank check” company focused on acquiring ancillary businesses to the cannabis industry has filed registration documents for a future $ 50 million initial public offering, regulatory filings show. MTech Acquisition…

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Investors and Banks Agree, Trump Can’t Stop The Cannabis Movement

Investors and Banks Agree, Trump Can’t Stop The Cannabis Movement The threat of the orange man on the green industry seems to be nothing more than that: a threat. While Jeff Sessions still intends to crack down on the industry through his “menacing” statements and plans, the industry sees it…

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High Times just got new ownership in $70 million deal; investors include Marley son, Denver entrepreneur

Published: Jun 1, 2017, 11:19 am • Updated: Jun 1, 2017, 11:43 am By Aleta Labak, The Cannabist Staff High Times is entering a new era. The magazine started by a marijuana smuggler in the 1970s now has outside ownership for the first time, in a reported $ 70 million…

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