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

  • The U.S. raises accounted for 51.8% of total funds, the lowest percentage since 2019. Conversely, raises from outside the U.S. and Canada, spurred by a sizeable psychedelic equity raise in the U.K., represented a historically high 12.6% of the total funds raised.
  • YTD raises by public companies accounted for 68.4% of total funds.

Market Commentary and Outlook

This Week Sector Focus

Capital Raises vs Stock Prices

  • Cannabis equities (as measured by the MSOS ETF) were up 0.23% for the week. The MSOS was up an additional 25% on Tuesday, April 30, following the news that the DEA would go along with schedule 3.

Best and Worst Stock Performers