Debra Borchardt

Report. Debra is an award-winning journalist that has covered the cannabis industry consistently for the last seven years. During that time, she has appeared at numerous cannabis conferences and made many television appearances speaking about the cannabis financial news. Debra has written for Forbes and TheStreet. Prior to becoming a financial journalist, Debra was a Vice President at Bear Stearns where she held several securities licenses.

Author’s recent posts:

Green Market Report: Marijuana Money Jan. 4

The acquisition race is already fired up this week with TILT Holdings’ (TILT.CN) plan to acquire Jupiter Research in a deal valued at $210 million. 

Industry Leaders Consult Cannabis Crystal Ball For 2019 Forecasts

The Green Market Report asked industry leaders what they think 2019 will bring to the cannabis industry.

FDA Commissioner Outlines Pathways For CBD In Food And Supplements

Commissioner Scott Gottlieb also emphasized that FDA “has authority to issue a regulation” that would allow these naturally-occurring hemp compounds in a food or dietary supplement.

Green Market Report: Cannabis Trends for 2019

For one, the cannabis and hemp consumers are going to become more discerning, both in terms of the quality of product as well as the purity, safety and reliability of product.

Green Market Report: Marijuana Money Dec. 21

The President signed the Farm Bill, legalizing hemp nationwide, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo presented his 2019 plan to legalize adult use cannabis, and more in this week's Marijuana Money report.

Green Market Report: Marijuana Money Dec. 14

The biggest news this week, was well, very big indeed. The Senate passed the 2018 Farm Bill that included language legalizing hemp.

Green Market Report: 2018 Farm Bill To Legalize CBD, Give Hemp Farmers Crop Insurance

It is expected to pass with language legalizing hemp farming. And it seems a compromise has been reached between the politicians on issues that had been stalling the legislation.

Green Market Report: Marijuana Money Dec. 7

The trading week was shortened as markets were closed on Wednesday to honor the funeral of the 41st president George HW Bush. Probably best since stocks took a beating on Tuesday.

Green Market Report: Marijuana Money Nov. 30

New Jersey makes a bold move towards adult use legalization, Dixie and Grown Rogue started trading on the CSE, it was a busy week for earnings...and more in this week's Green Market Report.

Green Market Report: Marijuana Money Nov. 16

Acreage Holdings, MJardin, and Harvest all began trading on the Canadian Securities Exchange, plus more marijuana money news!