LabCorp firm partners with Canadian company to offer diagnostic tests for medical marijuana

Dynacare, a Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings company, is partnering with MedReleaf Corp., a Canadian firm, to offer genetic diagnostic tests for medical cannabis.  The test, called ReleafDxTM, analyzes a patient’s DNA and health condi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 14th, 2017

Medical marijuana firm Altitude Organics seeks sales office in Palmer

A medical marijuana company, Altitude Organics Corp., already approved to grow the drug in the Hampden County town of Palmer, is now seeking permission from that town's planning board to open a sales center at the firm's 8 Chamber Road location. The pl.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 3rd, 2018

Colorado"s bitcoin firm sees $8M invested in Canadian unit

Colorado's roller-coaster digital currency company said its Canadian digital currency subsidiary has received an $8.28 million investment. Riot Blockchain Inc. (Nasdaq: RIOT) of Greenwood Village, used to be a medical device company but switched it.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 4th, 2017

Snoop Dogg"s venture capital firm is leading an investment in a cannabis lab-testing company

Steve Jennings/Getty Images for TechCrunch Casa Verde Capital is leading a $1 million seed round into Cannalysis, a cannabis-lab testing company. Cannalysis tests both medical and recreational cannabis f.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 8th, 2017

Home Capital investors reject investment from Buffett"s firm

Shareholders of Canadian lender Home Capital Group have rejected Warren Buffett's offer to buy a second large block of stock in the company......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsSep 12th, 2017

Colorado medical-device maker merges into Pennsylvania company

Three health care firms — including a Colorado company that designs and manufactures medical ultrasound products — will be merged into one Pittsburgh-based company. Private equity firm Resilience Capital Partners, based near Cleveland, created a ho.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 6th, 2017

DigitalGlobe shareholders give OK to $2.4B purchase by Canadian firm

DigitalGlobe Inc. shareholders gave their approval Thursday for a Canadian firm's $2.4 billion offer to buy their company. Stockholders in the Westminster satellite imaging company (NYSE: DGI) voted 81 percent in favor of being acquired by MacDonald, Det.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 28th, 2017

3 Things You Really Need to Know About Marijuana Stock MedReleaf

The Canadian medical marijuana company has tremendous growth opportunities, but investors should consider the whole picture before they buy......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJul 21st, 2017

Management of a Florida marijuana operation changes hands

A Canadian-backed firm will take over management of Chestnut Hill Tree Farm, one of Florida's seven medical marijuana operators, the companies announced Wednesday. The deal involving Aphria Inc., a marijuana grower and processor based in Ontario, a.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 25th, 2017

Hawaii solar energy firm partners with Mainland company to offer battery storage solutions

Hawaii solar energy company Sunetric has teamed up with Houston-based Sunnova Energy to offer comprehensive solar solutions with battery storage to residential customers in Hawaii. The partnership, which was announced on Tuesday, will provide resident.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 23rd, 2017

Ivy partners with PineBridge to offer high yield fund

Ivy Investment Management Company (IICO) has partnered with sub-adviser firm PineBridge to launch the Ivy PineBridge High Yield Fund......»»

Category: topSource: hedgeweekMay 19th, 2017

New Yorkers Want To Know More About Canada"s Marijuana Industry

New Yorkers turned out to hear what Canadian medical marijuana company Cronos Group had to say. New Yorkers turned out to hear what Canadian medical marijuana company Cronos Group had to say......»»

Category: smallbizSource: forbesJan 25th, 2017

Scottsdale firm unveils exam table for wheelchair users

Medical Accessibility LLC is unveiling a medical examination table for wheelchair users. Before starting the company with his wife and a couple of other partners, Paul Farber was an Americans with Disabilities Act expert and attorney who saw a rise in la.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 28th, 2016

Form D Friday: Venture capital firm tied to Dallas" Maverick Capital raises $130 million

A venture capital firm tied to Dallas investment giant Maverick Capital raises its first fund, a private wealth management firm started last year raises an energy fund, and Dallas medical company Endostim taps investors for a fund raise......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 19th, 2018

Swarthmore fintech company raises $1.5M

The firm partners with local banks to provide white-label tech that enables point-of-sale consumer loans......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 17th, 2018

Online payments firm Razorpay raises $20 mn from Tiger Global, Y Combinator

Payments solutions firm Razorpay today said it has raised USD 20 million in funding led by Tiger Global and Y Combinator. The series B round also saw participation from Matrix Partners. The company has raised USD 31.5 million t.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 15th, 2018

Louisville"s largest accounting firm names three new partners

Louisville's largest CPA firm has three new partners. MCM CPAs & Advisors named Michael Grim, Matt Neely and Kourtney Nett were named partners in the company's Louisville and Jeffersonville offices. Mike Grim has been with MCM since 2015. He focuses.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 11th, 2018

Content marketing firm Skyword raises $25M

Boston-based Skyword Inc., a content marketing software and services company, has raised $25 million and brought on three board members from Rho Acceleration. Rho Acceleration is a division of New York-based Rho Capital Partners that specializes in buyou.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 9th, 2018

Workforce drug tests show marijuana use declining in Hawaii

Positive test results for cocaine, amphetamines and synthetic urine are up, with marijuana use dipping 4 percent in Hawaii compared to last year, according to year-end results released by Diagnostic Laboratory Services, Inc. "I anticipated an increa.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 5th, 2018

Canadian marijuana company Canopy Growth says will not operate in the U.S.

Canada's Canopy Growth Corp. said Friday in response to news that the U.S. Justice Department is removing protections for .....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 5th, 2018

Thompson Street partners with management to recapitalize Houston firm

Private equity firm Thompson Street Capital Partners of St. Louis said Wednesday it has partnered with management to recapitalize software company Gurobi Optimization of Houston. Gurobi has developed products that use mathematical, engineering and com.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 3rd, 2018