The Private Investment Trends Defining the Future of Cannabis
The MGO | ELLO Cannabis Investment Review, developed in cooperation with PitchBook, is the first publication of its kind for the cannabis industry. The report examines this generation’s most dynamic industry from a private market perspective, investigating venture capital and private equity trends, and the consolidating M&A deals reshaping the cannabis landscape.
The report finds that venture capital investment in cannabis has soared to new heights, far surpassing last year’s impressive rally, despite federal restrictions on banking and financing. Plus, investment in cannabis reached nearly $1.3 billion before the first half of 2019, exceeding last year’s tally of nearly $1 billion for all of 2018. The report goes on to examine a number key factors influencing cannabis industry growth, including:
- The growing cannabis ecosystem
- Location: The impact of federal, state and local laws on cannabis investments
- How to value cannabis startups
- What’s next in the cannabis industry?