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Aurora Stock: What to Expect from the Aurora-CanniMed Ceasefire

Aurora Stock: What to Expect from the Aurora-CanniMed Ceasefire

Aurora Stock: What to Expect from the Aurora-CanniMed Ceasefire

Here’s Why Aurora Stock May Survive the Volatility. A simple case of acquisition has turned two marijuana companies—Aurora Cannabis Inc. (TSE: ACB), (OCTMKTS: ACBFF) and CanniMed Therapeutics Inc. (TSE: CMED), OCTMKTS: CMMDF)—into the biggest adversaries

NZ Super Fund Excludes Recreational Cannabis Companies

AUCKLAND, N.Z., Dec. 18, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — Companies involved in the recreational cannabis industry have been excluded from the $37 billion NZ Super Fund. The exclusion does not include companies involved with licensed and authorised medicinal cannabis.

Aurora Cannabis Opposes CanniMed's Bid for Newstrike Resources

Aurora Cannabis Opposes CanniMed’s Bid for Newstrike Resources

Medical marijuana company Aurora Cannabis Inc said on Monday its acquisition-target CanniMed Therapeutics Inc’s plan to buy smaller rival Newstrike Resources Ltd was a “terrible deal” for CanniMed shareholders.

4 Reasons Your Marijuana Investment Could End in Tears

4 Reasons Your Marijuana Investment Could End in Tears

Marijuana has quickly become the next “can’t miss” investing idea for investors across North America. Despite this huge potential market, people are reluctant to put any of their cash into this market

Emerging Cannabis Industry Presents Big Opportunities For Investors

Emerging Cannabis Industry Presents Big Opportunities for Investors

An industry previously only regulated by law enforcement leaves tremendous uncertainty for those looking to get into the industry from an investment perspective. Organizations like MJIC are stepping up to provide regulatory support and protection for marijuana operators.

Bold enough to invest in cannabis? Here are some of your options

Bold Enough to Invest in Cannabis? Here Are Some of Your Options

Proceed with caution, said a number of speakers taking part in the California Cannabis Business Expo, which runs through Wednesday at the San Diego Sheraton Hotel and Marina.


MedMen Greatly Expands its Footprint in 2016

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 27, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — MedMen, a leading cannabis management and investment firm based in Los Angeles, grew its workforce more than five-fold and greatly expanded its footprint in 2016 with new investments and operations across North America, the firm said in its annual report released today.

North American Cannabis Industry Raised $1 Billion in 2016

North American Cannabis Industry Raised $1 Billion in 2016

Viridian Capital Advisors recently reported the global cannabis industry has raised more than $1 billion in 2016, according to Forbes. Most of the $1 billion-plus in capital investments was raised in the United States and Canada, with other countries contributing small amounts, Scott Greiper of Viridian said.

MassRoots Users Funding Round and Crosses Half a Million Users and NASDAQ

MassRoots Recruits Robert Pullar as Chief Financial Officer

DENVER, Dec. 21, 2016/Weed Wire/ — MassRoots, Inc. (MSRT), one of the leading technology platforms for the cannabis industry, is pleased to report it has recruited Robert “Bob” Pullar as Chief Financial Officer.

Israel at the Vanguard of International Cannabis Science and Medicine

Israel at the Vanguard of Cannabis Science and Medicine

With more than 50 years of academic research and development, Israel leads the way in the science and medicine of cannabis. On Nov. 15, 2016, The World of Cannabis is bringing Israel to the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas, Nevada, to explore how the country is poised to break medical and scientific barriers in an exciting frontier market.

VCs Invested in Cannabis

Venture Capitalists Invested Over $215 Million in Cannabis Companies in 2015

On Feb. 29, 2016, CB Insights released a report on venture capital investments in the legal cannabis industry for 2015. According to the report, VCs invested in 98 cannabis-related deals in 2015, totaling $215.2 million.

Investment Intelligence

Empower Your Cannabis Investment Intelligence

In an age defined by filter failure, not information overload, independent analysts can act as the filters individual investors need to eliminate the extraneous and focus on the essential—the health of capital market intelligence depends upon them.

Public Companies

Will the Marijuana Market Continue to Go Public?

There are several different schools of thought within the industry and investment community on which companies make better if not lower risk investments, as well as which companies in the still-developing market are likely to go public first.

SEC Charges Pot Stock Speculators

Marijuana is one of the fastest growing industries in the nation. Hundreds of millions of dollars have already been made this year, and by the start of 2015 it is estimated to reach over $1 billion. As a budding herbal entrepreneur, you want to seize every cannabis-related opportunity you can find, but as I warned in June, prudence is often more profitable.

Event halted?

CSO’s Event Vaporized in Colorado?

An innovative event series hosted by the Colorado Symphony Orchestra (CSO) invites potheads to a concert at a private art gallery where they can puff away while grooving to chamber music. Denver wants to halt the event because they claim it could violate city and state rules according to a constitutional amendment that bans pot use in public places.

Sector Conference for Women

Next Gen. Metals (C.N.) Launches The World’s First Medical Marijuana Investment Conference

Next Gen Metals (CSE:C.N, Stock Forum), a Vancouver-based firm that has left the mining sector and entered the emerging medical marijuana sector, announced today the creation of a wholly-owned subsidiary, GreenRush Financial Conferences, to provide a platform to educate and facilitate both investors interested in MMJ and other entities in the MMJ sector seeking financing.