Author : kristen fisher

Canopy Growth Corp Enlists Major Canadian Bank To Lead Equity Finance

kristen fisher
Well, the headline says it all, Canopy Growth Corp. found a well-known and respected bank to lead its equity financing. The co-leading banks are BMO Capital Markets and GMP Capital which are Bank of Montreal holding companies. This deal will give Canopy Growth a severe running start, with at least $175...

Top 10 Interesting CEO’s in the Cannabis Industry

kristen fisher
This top 10 list of interesting yet influential CEO’s are changing the landscape within the cannabis industry. 1.) Kristina Garcia – CEO of Women Grow Took over as CEO last year Spoke at a Leadership Summit stating “Showing what we can do when we come together to inspire one another.”...

Colorado Cannabis Sales Reach $1 Billion in 8 Months

kristen fisher
Would it be safe to say that no one knew how quick the cannabis Colorado market would hit $1 Billion? Or the fact that it would only take a mere 8 months? Colorado is quickly paving the recreational road towards a fast-growing economy. What will 2018 hold for Colorado’s cannabis...

Cannabis Wheaton Income Corp. Announces A Total Gross of $100 Million

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Now, this total gross income comes in based on Wheaton Income Corps. the closing announcement on their disclosed private placement of convertible debenture units. By raising $1,000,000 through a set price of  $1,000 per Convertible Debenture Unit, the whole Million dollar count will go towards the corporate and working capital....

New York Governor Wants a Hemp Processing Plant in the Southern Tier

kristen fisher
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has found some wiggle room in the state budget for 2018-19 to gift $650,000 towards a hemp processing plant. This processing plant would be placed within the Southern Tier and precisely in the Binghamton area.  The $650,000 is a great pushing off point since the...

Massachusetts Cannabis State Laws

kristen fisher
They saw Massachusetts is ever so close to legalizing recreational marijuana. Since 2012 over 64% of Massachusetts population voted in favor for cannabis and that means the state’s legislature must compile. Possession: More Than 1 Ounce Misdemeanor – 6 months incarceration – $500 fine Second Offense Misdemeanor – 2 years...

Will GW Pharmaceuticals Shape How Cannabis is Viewed in the U.S.?

kristen fisher
GW Pharmaceuticals is a Salisbury, England company who are utilizing U.S. patents to secure cannabis are a functioning medical treatment drug. Because these U.S. patents can be used to further GW Pharma seems bizarre since, (based on two federal agencies) who deny that cannabis should be considered helpful in terms...

Is Corona Making Their Mark in the Cannabis Business?

kristen fisher
Major alcohol manufacturers are getting into the cannabis industry, which is making a lot of waves right now. One is that this could be another way for alcohol to rebrand and merge with well-known cannabis companies. Constellation Brands (Corona) is looking to find a way into the Canadian cannabis boat....

Cannabis Sale of $230 Million Stuns Industry

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If you’ve been wondering what’s going on with Broken Coast, the news may come as a shock that Aphria Inc. bought out Broken Coast. Most have noticed that Broken Coast has not been producing products, however, this would be the reason as to why. This deal has acquired to at...

Aurora Cannabis is Growing Outward and Merging With Rivals

kristen fisher
Canadian company Aurora Cannabis Inc. is about to gain more momentum and grow within the industry. Aurora has been in talks with CanniMed and Newstrike about a potential buyout. While Aurora has been moving in, as to come to some kind of a transaction agreement with CanniMed. However, CanniMed has...