Investment

U.S. company’s plans would shift hemp balance in Virginia

A Virginia, USA hemp company hopes to rally farmers to grow 1,400 acres of industrial hemp this year to feed…

January 14, 2021

U.S. hemp pricing added to exchange

Derivatives marketplace CME Group has added hemp pricing data in DataMine, its self-service online data platform. Hemp Benchmarks, a division…

December 18, 2020

The Chinese Strategy: Planning a roadmap to hemp’s future

[Third & last in a series] As Chinese planners see the future, the nation will transition from a global factory…

December 14, 2020

S. Africa’s Labat takes 49% of breeder

Investment group Labat Africa Limited took a 49% interest in cannabis breeder Ace Genetics, paying with 1,804,000 Labat shares valued…

December 14, 2020

Celebs invest in German CBD

Germany's Sanity Group said it raised €4 million from a group of celebrities in a recent financing round. The Berlin-based…

December 2, 2020

The Chinese Strategy: ‘Add more fuel’ to the hemp juggernaut

[Second in a series] As China sharply turns renewed attention to the potential of industrial hemp, it is quickly developing…

November 30, 2020

California company booted by Nasdaq

San Diego, California, USA company Youngevity has been delisted from the Nasdaq stock exchange after its share price fell below…

November 23, 2020

Polish hemp company raises €1 million in 38 minutes via crowdfunding

Polish hemp company Kombinat Konopny raised 4.2 million zlotys (€950,000/~$1.1 million) in 38 minutes on Monday, Nov. 16, shattering the…

November 18, 2020

Chinese pharma giant backs hemp project

The board of China's Renhe Pharmaceuticals Co., Ltd. agreed to develop a broad-based industrial hemp project and three other initiatives…

November 17, 2020

Chinese pharma company executive targeted in stock probe

The board chairman of a Chinese pharmaceutical company could be facing fines as the result of an insider trading investigation.…

November 16, 2020