OUR 9TH YEAR OF PROVIDING PROPRIETARY CAPITAL MARKETS INTELLIGENCE ON THE CANNABIS / HEMP / PSYCHEDELIC SECTORS

Capital Raises

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Capital Raises

Capital Raises Summary

Each week, Viridian publishes insights and analysis on completed capital raise transactions in the prior week, focusing on all equity and debt deals. Our analysis includes:

  • Summary
  • Outlook
  • Best & Worst Perfromers

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YTD Analysis

  • Cannabis capital raises are off to a multi-year low. Only $1.73B closed through the first forty-five weeks of the year compared to $3.96B last year.
  • Debt represents 61.1% of total capital raised, significantly higher than in any other comparable period since before 2018.
  • Public companies have raised 73.4% of total capital YTD, down from 75.2% last year and lower than any comparable period since 2019.
  • International raises accounted for 11.3% of the total, the most significant percentage since before 2018.

Market Commentary and Outlook

This Week Sector Focus

Capital Raises vs Stock Prices

  • Cannabis equities (as measured by the MSOS ETF) were up 11.39% for the week.

Best and Worst Stock Performers