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Nick Mather, CEO, SolGold PLC

Nick Mather
CEO | SolGold PLC
1 King Street, EC2V 8AU London (GB)

emichael@solgold.com.au

+44 20 3823 2125

SolGold CEO Nick Mather on building a major gold and copper mining company


Jared Scharf, CEO, Desert Gold Ventures Inc.

Jared Scharf
CEO | Desert Gold Ventures Inc.
4770 72nd St,, V4K 3N3 Delta (CAN)

jared.scharf@desertgold.ca

Desert Gold Ventures CEO Jared Scharf on West Africa and its potential


Stephan Dorfmeister, Finance Department, Deep Nature Project GmbH

Stephan Dorfmeister
Finance Department | Deep Nature Project GmbH
Untere Hauptstraße 168, 7122 Gols (AT)

office@deep-nature.at

+43 681 10139055

Like Aurora Cannabis and Canopy Growth, Deep Nature Project GmbH focuses on value chain


15. July 2020 | 12:23 CET

BioNTech, EXMceuticals, XPhyto - Covid-19 and legalizations offer potential

  • Cannabis

In recent months, the society around the globe has been going through a process of change of deceleration and standstill. Priorities have been redefined and implemented at record speeds in many places. Covid-19 serves as a catalyst for change for many people. The reasons can be different. The development of corona vaccines and antibody tests will make a lot of money in the future and the legalization of cannabis in the USA on a federal level has the potential to create a renaissance.

time to read: 1 minutes by Mario Hose


 

Legalization in the USA is expected

Medical cannabis is already legalized in 33 states in the USA and thus about 221 million people, about 67% of the total US population, have access to the natural substance. Fifty years ago, only about 12% of US citizens were in favor of legalizing marijuana, but since then the popularity has grown to 66%.

In addition, the racism debate in the USA also plays a role in the legalization issue, because around 80% of arrests involving marijuana affect people with dark skin. For this reason, experts assume that a legalization of cannabis at the federal level will take place within the next two years - detached from the outcome of the elections in November 2020.

Recovery of the cannabis industry expected

In the tailwind of a legalization in the USA and the increasing use of cannabis in medicine, EXMceuticals and XPhyto will also grow. Both companies are active in the cannabis sector and thus part of the expanding eco-system of products, therapies and suppliers. The quality and individuality will become increasingly important.

For this reason, it can be worthwhile to focus more on smaller companies than on the big players who try to cover the whole value chain with a lot of money. Usually too much complexity leads to inefficiency. Therefore, focused niche players can have an advantage.

Vaccine can slow down Covid-19

BioNTech also focuses on individuality, as the company is working on the development of individualized options for the treatment of cancer. In addition, the biotech company is currently working with Pfizer on the development of a vaccine against Covid-19 in order to be able to limit the spread of the pandemic. In view of the fact that new hotspots of spread are constantly emerging worldwide, the global demand for a vaccine is correspondingly high.


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19. May 2020 | 15:02 CET

Aphria, Aurora Cannabis, Canopy Growth, EXMceuticals - do not miss the entry!

  • Cannabis

The nationwide and anonymous advertising format of Deutsche Post is called POSTAKTUELL and is published regularly in large print runs. The stack of advertising is wrapped in a foil and the practical added value for the recipient is the TV guide. The front of POSTAKTUELL is particularly eye-catching and anyone who advertises there will reach a lot of people. In the meantime, advertising for products and applications with active ingredients from the cannabis plant is already being done there. CBD reaches the general public and despite the Corona Pandemic, the industry's stocks are running in turnaround mode and have left the lows.

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23. March 2020 | 15:00 CET

Aurora Cannabis, Bayer, EXMceuticals - ready for the time after Corona

  • Cannabis

The cannabis hype was over and then came the corona crisis. Investors who believed in the active ingredient of cannabis and put money into the shares of companies in this industry are now likely to be sitting on a huge loss in most cases. It all started with the idea of a few companies to make one of the oldest medicinal plants in the world acceptable for general use within the framework of legalization. However, high margins and a large market soon led to competition and a brokerage industry was earning a lot of money - soon several hundred cannabis companies were listed on the stock exchange.

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25. February 2020 | 13:38 CET

Aurora Cannabis, Canopy Growth, EXMceuticals - who will be the best turnaround story?

  • Cannabis

Cannabis shares are not in demand at the moment. About a year ago the growth potential and possibilities of the rediscovered historical medicinal plant seemed to be endless. Today it is different, there is a hangover mood. The hype back then led to a buyer's market. Investors underbid each other with purchase orders and shareholders surrendered their shares in a nervous mood in order to set off for new shores. This or something similar may be the current situation in the environment of numerous cannabis companies. But experienced investors also know that consolidation phases are the foundation for success stories.

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