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23 May, 2019, 14:00 BST Changes in Legislature Open New Doors for CBD Manufacturers

Hemp, a derivative of the cannabis plant, has been used for centuries due to its numerous applications. The diverse use of the hemp plant makes it...


23 May, 2019, 14:00 BST Inventive New Technologies Have the Potential to Reshape the Cannabis Industry

Technology has become a major growth factor for nearly every major industry around the globe. The advancements within the tech industry have allowed...


23 May, 2019, 13:55 BST The Top Companies Benefiting From a Booming CBD Industry

Cannabis beauty and wellness products have gone mainstream. As products laced with CBD find their way onto the shelves of Sephora, Barney's, Estee...


23 May, 2019, 13:30 BST Growing Media Coverage, Celebrity Endorsements Lead to Soaring CBD Popularity

Growing media attention and celebrity acceptance is fueling rising popularity of CBD. Wildflower Brands Inc. (OTC:WLDFF) (CSE:SUN) (WLDFF Profile) is ...


22 May, 2019, 14:00 BST Consumers Around the Country Turn to Over the Counter Drugs for Relief

The lack of accessibility and expensive costs of prescription-based drugs have made it challenging for many consumers to obtain adequate medication....


22 May, 2019, 14:00 BST Nations Around the Globe Shift to Renewable Energy in Order to Meet Clean Energy Initiatives

Most non-renewable energy sources come from fossil fuels, which are primarily coal, petroleum, and natural gas. Carbon is the main element found in...


22 May, 2019, 14:00 BST Consumers Begin to Crave Innovative CBD and Cannabis Products

The alarming growth of health-related conditions has concerned the younger generation. Poor habitual lifestyle choices can lead to a variety of...


22 May, 2019, 13:55 BST Analysts Project Incredible Growth for Global Cannabis Industry

Analysts at Piper Jaffray say we could be looking at a global market value of between $250 billion to $500 billion a year. "We believe the long-term...


22 May, 2019, 13:50 BST How eSports has Created a Multi-Billion Gaming Media Market

Few sectors have seen similar rapid growth as the booming eSports sector. This formerly "niche market" has morphed into a mainstream phenomenon,...


22 May, 2019, 13:50 BST Esports Tournaments and Viewership is on the Rise, but Payment Solutions Lag Behind

As the landscape of thematic investments continues evolving and shifting, it is becoming apparent that many of the technological themes of tomorrow...


22 May, 2019, 13:45 BST Analysts Predict SaaS Revenues to Reach $85 Billion in 2019

Gartner, a leading research and advisory company, has recently issued a report on the SaaS and global cloud markets. Gartner defines software as a...


22 May, 2019, 00:32 BST CBD Market Growth Larger Than Expected Multi-billion Dollar Industry

A recent industry report on the future of the CBD market, had higher than expected revenue figures than expected. An article focusing on northeastern ...


21 May, 2019, 14:00 BST Governments Ponder Next Steps as Cannabis Use Spans the Globe

Following Canada's wide-ranging cannabis legalization, a string of countries have delved into the cannabis industry, showing a particular interest in ...


21 May, 2019, 13:55 BST The Next Investment Boom Can be Found in Retail Cannabis Companies

Global spending in the retail cannabis market is expected to grow 38% in 2019 to $16.9 billion, according to analysts at Arcview Group, growing to...


21 May, 2019, 13:50 BST Cannabis Cultivation Seen as $22 Billion Operation in Next Three Years

Cannabis cultivation operations are exploding in both Canada and the U.S. due the projected demand and potential shortages if operations are not...


21 May, 2019, 13:50 BST Growing High Strength Steel Sector Set to Surge Vanadium Demand Upward

Key drivers for the steel-strengthening metal vanadium continue to point towards increased demand for the foreseeable future. A new research report...


21 May, 2019, 13:30 BST Consumers Demand NFC Payment Platforms For Cryptocurrency Rising at a Rapid Rate

New merchant processing and point of sale platforms have been introduced into the market at a rapid rate over the last few years, and mobile payments ...


21 May, 2019, 13:30 BST Celebrity Attention Fuels Rising Press Profile of CBD

Companies with a presence in the CBD market are seeing their profiles rise, thanks to growing media and celebrity attention. Wildflower Brands Inc....


20 May, 2019, 14:35 BST Biotech Brief: Electrophysiology Devices Billion Dollar Market Growth Made Possible by Innovative Technologies

The Electrophysiology marketplace is: "set for explosive growth" says an industry publication. It stated: "In the world of cardiovascular devices,...


20 May, 2019, 14:00 BST Companies and Consumers Alike Clamour for Safe and Speedy Fintech Platforms

Consumers and businesses alike find themselves transitioning from traditional cash payment methods towards new, innovative technologically advanced...


17 May, 2019, 14:00 BST Numerous CBD and Cannabis Applications Position the Market for Worldwide Growth

As the cannabis market continues to expand around the globe, research has confirmed that cannabidiol products are growing in popularity as well....


17 May, 2019, 14:00 BST Financialbuzz.com: 'Market Recap' Week Ending May 17th, 2019

U.S. markets spiraled downwards on Monday after it was reported that China is also planning to raise tariffs against the U.S. China's State Council...


17 May, 2019, 14:00 BST Financial Institutions Utilize Diverse and Maturing Fintech Solutions

The evolution of technology has completely reshaped many industries around the world. Now, almost every industry has incorporated technology into...


17 May, 2019, 13:45 BST Retail Cannabis Likely to be the Next Investment Boom

After years of prohibition, cannabis is taking center stage as legalization rolls across the U.S. and most of the global community. In fact,...


16 May, 2019, 14:00 BST Studies Add Validity to Cannabis' Medical Capabilities

All over the world, the debate over cannabis' ability to replace traditional medicines goes on as more medicinal applications continue to emerge. A...