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Below you will find links to educational profiles on leading companies offering opportunities in growth markets such as Cannabis, Copper, Gold, Lithium, Uranium, Potash, Tungsten, Zinc, Technology and Life Science.
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Biocure Technology Inc. (CSE:CURE) is a Korean biopharmaceutical technology company currently using their proprietary technology platform to develop biosimilar products. In parallel, the company is also making use of this same technology to test a CAR-T cell targeted immune-therapy designed to treat terminal leukemia patients.
BIG Blockchain Intelligence Group (CSE:BIGG, OTC:BBKCF, WKN:A2JSKG) is a technology company dedicated to delivering a suite of blockchain search and analytics solutions that monitor and analyze cryptocurrency transactions to give their clients and users peace of mind. BIG Blockchain Intelligence Group (BIG) has developed two patent-pending technologies, QLUE™ and BitRank™.
Cobalt Power Group Inc. (TSXV:CPO; OTC PINK:CBBWF) is a resource company focused on developing its two cobalt properties—the Smith and Canadian cobalt projects—in Northern Ontario’s prolific Cobalt Camp. As they conduct exploration on the strike extents within the Smith property and continue to build out their presence in the Cobalt Camp, Cobalt Power is working towards being the primary player in the region.
eCobalt (TSX:ECS; OTCQX:ECSIF; FRA:ECO) is a resource company advancing its Idaho Cobalt Project (“ICP”) towards near-term production with the aim of producing clean cobalt concentrate, a key material in battery cathodes. Following years of dedicated work, eCobalt holds the only environmentally permitted, primary cobalt project in the US. Working to supply the growing global demand for cobalt, eCobalt has a mandate of being a transparent and reliable source of clean cobalt.
Firesteel Resources (TSXV:FTR) is a junior precious metals mining and exploration company dedicated to enhancing shareholder value by identifying and securing early-stage precious metals exploration opportunities. Firesteel currently has holdings in two properties, including 100 percent of its flagship Laiva gold project in Finland and 49 percent of the Star property in Northwestern British Columbia.
Glacier Lake Resources Inc. (TSXV:GLI) is a resource exploration company looking to acquire, explore and develop gold, silver and copper projects in Canada and beyond. Glacier Lake is currently focused on developing its Silver Vista project in the active mining jurisdiction of North-Central British Columbia for which it has an option to acquire a 100 percent interest.
HashChain Technology Inc. (TSXV:KASH, OTCQB: HSSHF) is a blockchain technology company dedicated to blockchain-related business and services, including mining various cryptocurrencies through proprietary technology, a blockchain tax software solution and masternode Hosting services.
International Battery Metals Ltd. (CSE:IBAT) is an advanced technology company focused on lithium brine extraction. The company is in the process of creating and applying intellectual property related to lithium extraction from oilfield brines for petro-lithium extraction projects.
M2 Cobalt (TSXV:MC, FSE:A0K, OTCQB:MCCBF) is a cobalt exploration company which has launched a major work program across all its highly prospective cobalt properties in Uganda with the goal of discovering world class assets which can help meet the ongoing growth in demand for cobalt globally.
Northern Lights Resources (CSE:NLR) is an advanced exploration company with two promising projects, one in Nevada and one in Mongolia. The company’s flagship property, the Medicine Springs project in the state of Nevada, USA, is a historical producer of lead, zinc and silver. With supply concerns raising zinc prices nearly 30 percent in 2017 and with lead as the fourth-most-used metal globally, Northern Lights is positioned to capitalize a market with increasing demand for these metals.
NxGold Ltd. (TSXV:NXN) is an exploration and development company based in Vancouver targeting high grade gold deposits in tier one jurisdictions. The Company currently has three projects one located in each of Western Australia, Quebec, Canada and Nunavut, Canada. Founded by the team behind NexGen Energy Ltd. (TSX:NXE), the Company’s Management and Board brings extensive experience in exploration, development and production. The Company employs the same disciplined, systematic and process-driven exploration approach as was employed at NexGen which resulted in the rapid discovery and development of the Arrow uranium deposit.
Pistol Bay Mining (TSXV:PST) is a base metals exploration company currently focused on developing its 20,700-hectare zinc-copper land holding in Ontario’s Confederation Lake VMS Greenstone belt. Owning 100 percent of its holdings, the company is currently exploring the property and its historic deposits having kicked off its initial drilling program in March 2018.
Vatic Ventures Corp. (TSXV:VCV) is a potash exploration company exploring and developing its Saksrithai project in Thailand’s Khorat basin. In early 2017, Vatic Ventures acquired an 80 percent interest in Saksrithai Developments Co. Ltd., which holds 100% interest in the two prospecting licenses that make up the 32-square-kilometer Saksrithai project. Saksrithai Developments Co. Ltd. remains a local partner for the company, providing local relationships and insight.
Xanthic Biopharma is a premium cannabinoid life sciences technology brand that has developed a patent-pending technology to make the two key active ingredients in cannabis—THC and CBD—soluble in water. By targeting a gap in the cannabis marketplace—cannabis molecules have so far only been dissolved in oils—Xanthic Biopharma has designed an innovative approach to cannabis consumption that addresses the needs of medical and recreational cannabis consumers.
CanBud Distribution Corporation Closes 2M Second and Final Tranche of its Oversubscribed Private Placement Offering
CanBud Distribution Corporation (CSE: CBDX) (FSE: CD0) (“CanBud” or the “Corporation”) is pleased to announce that it has closed the final tranche of its oversubscribed non-brokered private placement for aggregate gross proceeds of approximately $4,730,000 (the “Offering”).
The Corporation issued a combined total of 39,409,346 units (each a “Unit“) at price of $0.12 per Unit, with each Unit comprised of one common share in the capital of the Corporation (each a “Common Share“) and one common share purchase warrant (each a “Warrant“). Each Warrant entitles the holder to purchase one additional Common Share at an exercise price of $0.22 within 24 months of the closing of the Offering (the “Warrant Term“), provided, however that if the closing price of the Common Shares on the Canadian Securities Exchange (the “CSE“) (or any such other stock exchange in Canada as the Common Shares may trade at the applicable time) is $0.25 or greater per Common Share for a period of five (5) consecutive trading days at any time after the closing date of the Offering, the Corporation may accelerate the Warrant Term such that the Warrants shall expire on the date which is 30 days following the date a press release is issued by the Corporation announcing the reduced warrant terms.
Thoughtful Brands Inc. (CSE:TBI)(FSE:1WZ1)(OTCQB:PEMTF) (the “Company” or “Thoughtful Brands) announces that the letter of intent with Franchise Cannabis Corp. (“FCC”), previously announced in January, has been terminated. The previously announced European joint venture with FCC will continue and allow the Company to launch and tailor its products to European consumer demands
In connection with termination of the merger transaction with FCC, the Company has agreed to pay FCC $100,000 in cash and to issue FCC 5,000,000 common shares of the Company at a deemed value of $0.05 per share. The common shares will be subject to a four-month-and-one-day statutory hold period in accordance with applicable securities laws.
Mergers and acquisitions (M&A) in cannabis space have helped boost the industry to new levels.
Strategic sale of non-core assets by Lobe adds non-dilutive capital and shareholder value
Lobe Sciences Ltd. (CSE: LOBE) (OTC Pink: GTSIF) (“Lobe” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce, further to its press release dated February 23, 2021, that it has completed the sale to Ionic Brands Corp. (“Ionic Brands”) of Lobe’s non-core cannabis assets relating to Washington-based Cowlitz County Cannabis Cultivation Inc. (“Cowlitz”) held by Lobe’s subsidiary vendor, Green Star Biosciences Inc. (the “Transaction”).
Seattle Area Grocery Chain Metropolitan Market to Begin Carrying KOIOS and Fit Soda on March 22, 2021
Adding to its existing presence on the west coast of the United States, all five KOIOS™ flavours and all four Fit Soda™ flavours will be carried in Metropolitan Market stores beginning on Monday, March 22, 2021. Serving the Seattle-Tacoma area (population 3.87 million), Metropolitan Market is one of five chains under its parent firm Good Food Holdings, which has a total of 51 stores in California, Oregon, and Washington State.
Koios Beverage Corp. (CSE: KBEV; OTC: KBEVF) (the “Company” or “Koios”) is pleased to announce that beginning on Monday, March 22, 2021, Koios’ entire line of canned beverage products will be sold at all locations of Metropolitan Market, an urban format supermarket chain in the Seattle-Tacoma area of Washington State. In Q1 2021, the Company announced multiple placements of its beverage products with regional grocers in markets on the west coast of the United States including Market of Choice in Oregon Jensen’s in Southern California and major natural grocery chain Sprouts Farmers Market which has a substantial west coast presence with over one third of its locations (360+ stores across 23 states) in California as well as Washington State 1 . The Company has also recently announced other developments relating to its expansion efforts being undertaken in 2021 such as an in-house beverage canning facility and distribution agreements with regional and national wholesale partners.