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CANADA STOCKS-TSX flat as health stocks offset losses in financials

2018-05-18 reuters
May 18 (Reuters) - Canada’s main stock index was trading flat on Friday as a rise in healthcare stocks offset a drop in financial shares after inflation data lifted expectations the central bank will hold interest rates steady later this month.

 
PRESS DIGEST- Canada - May 18

2018-05-18 reuters
May 18 (Reuters) - The following are the top stories from selected Canadian newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.

 
Aphria strikes deal with wine and spirits supplier Southern Glazer’s for cannabis distribution

2018-05-18 thestar
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CANADA STOCKS - TSX rises 0.06 pct, boosted by industrials

2018-05-16 reuters
NEW YORK, May 16 (Reuters) - * The Toronto Stock Exchange’s S&P/TSX rose 10.25 points, or 0.06 percent, to 16,108.06. * The biggest contributor to the TSX gain was Canadian National Railway with 13.3 net index points. The industrials sector was the top contributor with 9.8 net points. * Leading the index were CES Energy Solutions Corp, up 6.0 percent, First Quantum Minerals Ltd, up 5 percent, and West Fraser Timber Co Ltd, higher by 4.

 
Scythian Biosciences Announces ColCanna SAS’ Receipt of Licence to Cultivate and Import CBD into Colombia

2018-05-16 globenewswire
– COLCANNA TO BE FIRST TO MARKET WITH APHRIA’S PHARMACEUTICAL GRADE CBD OIL IN COLOMBIA –

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CANADA STOCKS - TSX rises 0.08 pct, extends winning streak

2018-05-15 reuters
NEW YORK, May 15 (Reuters) - * The Toronto Stock Exchange’s S&P/TSX rose 12.20 points, or 0.08 percent, to 16,097.81. * The biggest contributor to the TSX gain was Canadian National Railway Co, with 10.1 net index points. Industrials were the top sector contributor with 13 net points. * Leading the index were Element Fleet Management Corp, up 12.1 percent, Aphria Inc, up 7.5 percent, and Boyd Group Income Fund, higher by 4.

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30 Marijuana Stocks to Buy as the Future Turns Green

2018-05-14 investorplace
When it comes to cannabis, we’ve come a long way since former President Bill Clinton denied ever inhaling. With the previous presidential administration’s frankness on the matter, marijuana has become more blasé. Naturally, marijuana stocks have also increased in popularity, where we have more choices today than was previously thought possible.

 
Two Canadian Companies Are Merging in the Biggest Weed Deal Ever - Bloomberg

2018-05-14 bloomberg
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Scythian Biosciences Announces Binding Agreement for Argentinian Acquisition of ABP

2018-05-11 globenewswire
TORONTO, May 11, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Scythian Biosciences Corp. (the "Company" or “Scythian”) (TSXV:SCYB) (Frankfurt:9SB) (OTC – Nasdaq Intl:SCCYF) is pleased to announce that the Company has entered into a business combination agreement (the "Agreement") with MMJ International Investments Inc. (“MMJ” or “MMJ International”), owner of Argentina-based ABP S.A. (“ABP”), a pharmaceutical import and distribution company with a license to import, sell and distribute medical products and derivatives in Argentina.

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3 Emerging Industries, 3 Best Companies to Invest In Right Now

2018-05-11 investorplace
Investors wanting the best stocks to invest in right now often dream of finding the investment that was equivalent to buying Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) in 1986 or Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) in 1997 after Steve Jobs returned and began its turnaround. Such investments are difficult to find at those stages. When they become discovered, they do so as they are building an industry of the future.

 
Pot and Energy Stocks Switch Places in Canadian Sector Reversal - Bloomberg

2018-05-01 bloomberg
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Scythian Biosciences Corp. Announces the Appointment of European Cannabis Leader Rob Reid of Prohibition Partners as CEO

2018-04-25 globenewswire
TORONTO, April 25, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Scythian Biosciences Corp. (the "Company" or “Scythian”) (TSXV:SCYB) (Frankfurt:9SB) (OTC – Nasdaq Intl:SCCYF) announced today that it has appointed Rob Reid as CEO, George Scorsis as Chairman of the Board of Directors and that it has reinstated Roger Rai to the Board of Directors effective April 25, 2018. In connection with these appointments, Jonathan Gilbert will be stepping down as CEO and will take on a new role of managing the University of Miami partnership.

 
Aphria: Good Revenues, Lackluster Earnings

2018-04-18 seekingalpha
Aphria's third fiscal quarter involved a double in sales, but the profits don't justify the share price.

 
Scythian Announces ABP S.A.’s First Purchase Order with Aphria Inc.

2018-04-18 globenewswire
TORONTO, April 18, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Scythian Biosciences Corp. (the "Company" or “Scythian”) (TSXV:SCYB) (Frankfurt:9SB) (OTC – Nasdaq Intl:SCCYF) is pleased to announce that Argentina-based ABP S.A. (“ABP”), a pharmaceutical import and distribution company that Scythian is in the process of acquiring, has received its first purchase order (the “Order”) of CBD oil, which is to be fulfilled under the supply agreement with Aphria Inc.

 
Feel Like a Day at the Spa? There's a Cannabis Strain for That - Bloomberg

2018-04-17 bloomberg
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