4 Perspectives on The Maturation of the Cannabis Industry

Recreational cannabis was legalized in Canada on October 17th, 2018, after a long public awareness campaign waged legally, digitally, and personally across the country. The legalization of cannabis in Canada was a major milestone internationally and motivated many other nations to move forward on their own legalization legislation. As the cannabis industry moves out of […]

Everything You Wanted to Know About Cannabis Seeds But Were Afraid to Ask

Due to recent advances in the legality of growing cannabis, it is now possible to grow cannabis from seeds purchased from legal vendors. Cannabis seeds come in all types of potencies, strains, and for many different purposes, so where does one begin in the multi-billion dollar cannabis market? We’ve compiled an overview of information on […]

5 Upcoming Cannabis Events Outside of the US and Canada

With the global cannabis market set to exceed $130 billion US in the next decade, there is no shortage of people and companies looking to capitalize on what is likely to be the next big thing in international business. With the cannabis skills shortage being addressed by a number of top recruiting firms, INTERNAL LINK […]

7 Recruiting Firms Focused on the Cannabis Skills Shortage

As the burgeoning cannabis industry looks set to create a potentially $130 billion market by the mid-2020s, employees and employers alike are scrambling to take advantage of what is likely to be the next major worldwide industry. While tons of people and companies are sure they want to get on the cannabis bandwagon, many are […]

Expect These US Politicians To Be Leading the Charge to make Cannabis Legal in 2020

The push to make cannabis legal in 2020 has seen exponential growth in support in a record amount of time. While Obama was reluctant to fully support legal cannabis and introduced only minor laws in support of the substance, lawmakers on both sides of the political divide are now arguing in favour of making cannabis […]

Who To Follow In The World Of Fine Wine Crypto

A cryptocurrency is a decentralized form of money that has no single location or server. The original cryptocurrency, Bitcoin, remains the most recognizable and reliable digital coin, though ‘reliable’ is a relative term when discussing such this nascent form of currency. The core of any currency is its value, and value requires assets. Cryptocurrencies have […]

The State of Global Import Laws for CBD Medical Cannabis Oil

The CBD medical cannabis oil industry is booming, with the market expected to hit $22 billion by 2022. Products made of cannabidiol, which have long lived in a legal grey area, are beginning to grow more and more common as countries begin to loosen their stance on the use of cannabis. Cannabidiol, or CBD, is […]

Cost Of Production For CBD Cannabis Oil Is Vital

Low Production Costs = Significantly Better Stock Prices The single largest cost of producing CBD cannabis oil is the production itself. However, as noted by this piece at Seeking Alpha, it can be difficult to see what those costs actually are, as each of the four cannabis production companies analyzed by Seeking Alpha list their […]

4 Reasons Why Colombia Will Be A Global Leader In CBD Medical Cannabis

Medical marijuana has become the hottest crop in regards to treating a wide range of common ailments, from chronic pain to PTSD, and Colombia is expected to become a global leader in CBD medical cannabis in 2019. 100 million Americans suffer from chronic pain and medical cannabis is commonly prescribed to fight it in the […]

Palladium Growth Shows Tectonic Shift In Precious Metal Demand

The best-performing metal of 2018 is well on track to continue crushing records throughout 2019: As of this writing, palladium is trading at $1,408.30 an ounce, while its closest competitors, platinum and gold, trade at $788.95 and $1,308.35, respectively. Why the increasing demand for palladium? It’s all connected to the growth in hybrid electrical vehicles, […]

The Authoritative List of Real Estate STO Influencers to Follow in 2019

With the massive growth of ICOs in 2018, the coming year will be full of opportunity for those willing to take the leap into real estate STOs. As the year begins, the industry will find ways to meet regulatory compliance standards while disrupting the traditional methods of handling assets, especially as those assets become increasingly […]

IBM, Ford Lead Effort To Apply Blockchain Technology to Ethical Cobalt

What is the blockchain? In the last few years, the term has become ubiquitous in high tech discussions. While it is most closely associated with cryptocurrency, other industries are beginning to apply its principles. Understanding Blockchain Blockchain was developed by the person, or persons, who are known around the world as Satoshi Nakamoto – the […]

Canadian Cryptocurrency Exchange QuadrigaCX Files For Creditor Protection

After weeks of uncertainty following the death of its founder, Canadian cryptocurrency market QuadrigaCX announced it had lost $190 million in customer cryptocurrencies. QuadrigaCX’s founder and CEO Gerald Cotten passed away on December 8th, 2018. An affidavit filed on January 31, 2019 by the wife of the deceased, Jennifer Robertson, describes the situation plainly: that […]

German Research Funding Is Big Win For Ethical Cobalt

In an announcement last Wednesday the German Government announced it would fund a research facility in the country to develop new technologies for EV (electric vehicle) batteries. The German science minister, Anja Karliczek, said the move was designed to counter market dominance by EV battery producers in Asian countries. The German science ministry dedicated to […]