The race to be the very first cannabis corporation to list on the London Stock Exchange is on immediately after MGC Pharmaceuticals corporation stated it hopes to do so in a matter of weeks.

In a press release MGC Pharmaceuticals stated it had has secured commitments to raise $four.75 million from ‘sophisticated and expert investors’ at an problem price tag of four cents a share.

The ‘seed to pharmacy’ enterprise will also undertake an provide of shares to current shareholders to raise up to an extra $1 million at the exact same problem price tag.

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If prosperous, this will imply a dual listing for MGC, which is currently trading on its residence Australian turf it has engaged Canaccord Genuity in Australia to act as its equity-capital markets’ advisor.

The company’s co-founder and managing director Roby Zomer stated the level of interest shown in MGC is a ‘testament to the chance that our corporations presents investors in supplying exposure to the rapidly expanding medicinal cannabis market place and our special seed to pharmacy strategy’.

MGC Pharmaceuticals has been busy of late and lately announced the signing of a memorandum of understanding with the Maltese government which to develop an 11 million Euro healthcare cannabis manufacturing plant in the Mediterranean island nation.

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Monetary news internet site Stockhead reports that the money raised will be applied for a quantity of purposes ‘including ongoing production and sales of its pharmaceutical medicinal cannabis products and construction operates at its Maltese manufacturing facility, in what is proving to be a very prosperous period for the company’. 

Israel’s Kanabo Investigation lately revealed it was preparing to launch on the London Stock Exchange in the subsequent couple of weeks, also. Meanwhile London-listed oil and gas explorer, turned CBD corporation Highlands Organic Sources says it will now concentrate solely on the latter.

From Oil And Gas To CBD Oil

In its most recent market place release its announced that chairman and chief executive Robert Price tag is leaving the corporation to pursue other interests. It goes on to say that it aims to conduct an orderly sale or closure of its organic sources corporations and become a ‘vertically-integrated CBD company’.

This transition will be overseen by new chief executive by Nick Tulloch, who joined the corporation earlier this year as finance director. Highlands is listed on the AIM market place, a subsidiary of the London Stock Exchange.