Finance & Investment - M&A

  • Emerald Health acquires Agro-Biotech

    Emerald Health acquires Agro-Biotech

    Nov 15, 2018

    On May 2, 2018, Emerald Health Therapeutics Inc. acquired all of the issued and outstanding securities of 8611165 Canada Inc. (doing business as Agro-Biotech)

  • Aurora Cannabis Inc. acquires Anandia Laboratories Inc.

    Aurora Cannabis Inc. acquires Anandia Laboratories Inc.

    Aug 14, 2018

    On August 14, 2018, Aurora Cannabis Inc. (TSX: ACB) (OTCQB: ACBFF) (Frankfurt: 21P; WKN: A1C4WM) completed its June-announced acquisition of Anandia Laboratories Inc. in an all-stock transaction valued at $118 million pursuant to a court ordered plan of arrangement.

  • Cannabis Industry Starts to Boil

    Cannabis Industry Starts to Boil

    Jul 23, 2018

    It was the first unsolicited takeover bid in Canada’s red-hot cannabis industry, and what an interesting and complicated transaction it turned out to be.

  • Canopy Growth establishes BC Tweed

    Canopy Growth establishes BC Tweed

    Jul 5, 2018

    On October 11, 2017, Canopy Growth Corp. (Canopy Growth) entered into a definitive joint venture agreement to form a new company, BC Tweed Joint Venture Inc. (BC Tweed) together with a large-scale greenhouse operator (the Partner) to develop 1.3 million square feet of greenhouse growing capacity in British Columbia.

  • M&A, financings explode in cannabis sector

    M&A, financings explode in cannabis sector

    Jan 30, 2018

    Cannabis, not very long ago the stuff of back-alley deals, is fast becoming a major player in public markets. With recreational marijuana use set to become legal in Canada in July, and another 200 licensed companies joining the 84 already licensed for medical use, the sector has already seen consolidation, new financings and public offerings, not to mention a wave of research and development.