British Columbia, Home of Digital Health Deals

British Columbia is probably not tops on your list of places that feature health care deals. You’d be right, of course. American states like California, Massachusetts and Texas routinely weigh in with the most transactions per month. January 2019 is different, however, in the digital health sector. Two transactions in the eHealth sector were announced […]

Deal of the Week: Aurora Cannabis/CanniMed Therapeutics

Canada’s cannabis industry is consolidating. Aurora Cannabis Inc. (OTCQX: ACBFF), the country’s second largest producer of cannabis and cannabis oil, is acquiring Saskatoon, Saskatchewan-based CanniMed Therapeutics Inc. (TSX: CMED) for approximately C$1.1 billion (US$893,343,000) in an all-stock offer. CanniMed bills itself as an international plant biopharmaceutical company with 17 years of pharmaceutical cannabis cultivation experience. The […]