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The Economist, 3/18/2017: Weed killer? America’s Pot Industry Shrugs off Donald Trump’s Harder Line on Drugs

MJ Biz Daily, 3/15/2017: An Industry in Flux: Cannabis Mergers, Acquisitions on the Rise

Leafly, 3/13/2017: How Much Tax Revenue Do Legal Cannabis Sales Generate?

USA Today, 3/9/2017: Trump Sends Mixed Message on Marijuana, but Pot Industry Pushes Ahead

Benzinga, 2/24/17: Marijuana Stocks Are Having A Great 2017, Despite Sean Spicer’s Comments

Benzinga, 2/21/17: Cannabis Industry Expert Talks Cultivation Licenses In Canada And Maturation Of Capital Markets

Benzinga, 2/18/17: Cannabis Industry Deals Show Aggregation And Development Of Non-Recreational Brands: ‘It’s A More Synergistic Approach’

Benzinga, 2/16/17: Marijuana Stocks Go On Reversal Mode After 8 Weeks Of Gains: Cannabis Index Down From 52-Week High

Entrepreneur, 2/14/17: Cannabis Stock Index Grew 236% in 2016

Benzinga, 2/12/17: Marijuana Continues To Outperform The Market: Cannabis Stock Index Up For 8th Consecutive Week

Benzinga, 2/9/17: Recent Cannabis Industry Deals Reveal Interesting Trends: Canadian Market Maturing Faster Than U.S.

Axial Forum, 2/7/17: 5 Predictions for Cannabis Investing in 2017

Benzinga, 2/2/17: Marijuana Industry Deals In 2017: The Most Relevant Transactions In The Cannabis Space

Benzinga, 1/31/17: Marijuana Stocks Having a Great 2017: Expert Explains What’s Going on Sector by Sector, Week by Week

Benzinga, 1/24/17: When Will Canada Legalize Weed? Experts Weigh In

Benzinga, 1/23/17: Consolidation in the Cannabis Industry: OrganiGram, Kalytera, Aphria, and More

Benzinga, 1/19/17: Viridian Looks Back on 2016: Why the Marijuana Stock Index Gained 236.1%

Benzinga, 1/18/17: Cannabis Industry’s $1.2 Billion in Investments: Viridian Looks Back on 2016’s Marijuana Deals, M&A

Benzinga, 1/17/17: Viridian Shares An Update On Marijuana Stocks, M&A, and Investments: ‘There Is Continued Deal Flow’

Benzinga, 1/12/17: Top Cannabis Industry Experts Share 17 Predictions For Marijuana Markets In 2017 – Part 3

Benzinga, 1/11/17: Top Cannabis Industry Experts Share 17 Predictions For Marijuana Markets In 2017 – Part 2

Benzinga, 1/10/17: Top Cannabis Industry Experts Share 17 Predictions For Marijuana Markets In 2017 – Part 1

Entrepreneur, 1/5/17: Cannabis Industry Raised $1 Billion in 2016

Benzinga, 12/28/16: Viridian’s President: If Federally Legal, The U.S. Cannabis Market Could Surpass $100 Billion Per Year

Benzinga, 12/27/16: Viridian’s President On Cannabis Stocks: All Marijuana-Related Sectors Are Spiking As Investors Buy On Weakness

Benzinga, 12/22/16: Viridian’s President Shares An Update On Marijuana Stocks, M&A And Investments: Deals Surpass $1 Billion

Forbes, 12/21/16: Marijuana Industry Raises Over $1 Billion In 2016

Benzinga, 12/18/16: Marijuana Industry: Viridian’s President Explains Why He’s Concerned About The Vape Sector

Benzinga, 12/15/16: Viridian Shares A Look At Its Cannabis Stock Index And Potential Marijuana ETF

Benzinga, 12/14/16: Viridian’s President On Cannabis-Related Opportunities: AgTech And BioTech Offer Value To Investors

Bloomberg, 12/12/16: Want to Research Medical Marijuana? Israel Is Open for Business

Mattermark, 12/6/16: Pot Startups Tap Public Markets For Hundreds Of Millions

USA Today, 11/4/16: Legal pot is still a tough deal for investors

CNBC, 10/21/16: The next big billion-dollar cannabis markets investors are rushing to

Crain’s Silicon Valley, 10/20/16: High finance: Tech firms, investors budding up to cannabis

The Cannabist, 9/22/16: How one of America’s most visible Fortune 1000 giants quietly snuck into the cannabis industry

CannaInvestor Magazine, 9/20/16: September/October 2016 Issue

LA Weekly, 9/16/16: Cannabis Companies Are Attracting Marijuana Investors With a Lot of Green

Cannabis News Florida, 8/1/16: Looking Forward – The Professionalization of the Cannabis Industry

Florida Politics, 6/6/16: Florida to hold 1st cannabis investment conference in Fort Lauderdale Wednesday

South Florida Times, 5/26/16: Cannabis Investing Conference Coming to Ft. Lauderdale

Axial Forum, 5/19/16: Going Legal: Opportunities and Challenges in the Cannabis Industry

York Dispatch, 5/2/16: Cautious optimism preached at Philly cannabis conference

Metro, 4/29/16: Philly prepares to embark on first-ever cannabis conference

Black Enterprise, 4/20/16: Cannabis Investment Banker Talks 420 and Money

Black Enterprise, 3/23/16: The Green Rush: How To Make “Weed Money” Legally

U.S. News & World Report, 3/17/16: How to Invest in Marijuana Legalization

Jewish Business News, 3/9/2016: Investors Are High on Israel’s Role In The Cannabis Market

VICE Motherboard, 3/4/16: Marijuana Men

Private Wealth, 2/19/16: Family Offices Fuel Marijuana Growth

Black Enterprise, 2/12/16: The Cannabis Market: The “411” on 420 For Investors and Entrepreneurs

Reuters, 1/14/16: Wall Street investors see budding opportunity in U.S. cannabis

MSN Money, 8/13/15: The bank of weed is open for business

High Times, 7/28/15: High Growth Pot Stocks and Sectors to Watch in the 2nd Half of 2015, 6/23/15: The Massive Monetization of Marijuana

TheStreet, 6/16/15: Considering Cannabis for Your Portfolio? Viridian Capital Has Some Advice

Barrons, 6/9/15: ‘Alternative’ Investments: Marijuana and Climate Change

Fortune, 6/8/15: Investors finally seeing marijuana’s high market potential

CNBC, 4/22/15:  Green rush to marijuana stocks has led to penny stock scams

CNN Money, 4/17/15: Here’s the only pot stock worth owning

Bloomberg, 4/16/15: Lawn-Care Giant Targets a New Weed as Pot Industry Grows

VICE, 3/3/15: D.C. Cashes in on the New Weed Industry

Forbes, 2/26/15:  No Green Thumb? Your 7 Best Legal Cannabis Startup Opportunities

Marijuana Business Daily, 2/18/15:  Cannabis investment trends and funding advice: Q&A with Viridian Capital’s Scott Greiper

Main Street, 1/27/15: The Ethics of Investing In Pot – Can It Be A Moral Investment?

Main Street, 1/26/15: Pot Companies Among Biotechnology Stocks to Watch in 2015

Main Street, 1/14/15: Real Estate Investors Evaluate the Lay of the Legal Pot Land for Possible REIT Launch in 2015

Main Street, 1/12/15: Investors Continue To Flock To Cannabis Companies In Green New Year

Main Street, 1/7/15: One Year Review! A Closer Look Back at the Milestones of Legal Recreational Marijuana

Forbes, 11/14/14:  Meet The 8 Hottest Publicly Traded Marijuana Companies

Main Street, 11/10/14: Why Republican Politicians Support Marijuana Reform So Strongly

Main Street, 11/6/14: $50 Billion in Pot Sold Annually Nationwide, Only $2.5 Billion Is Legaly

Institutional Investor, 8/24/14: Legal Marijuana Financing Straddles Green Rush and Dot-Bong Bubble