Things to consider if investing in medical marijuana companies

Investing in a medical marijuana company involves some unique risks. Before you invest, do your research.

Some Considerations


Investor Protection Concerns: Canadian Securities Regulators’ Review of Medical Marijuana Business Disclosure

In February 2015, the Canadian Securities Administrators released a review that found that medical marijuana disclosure from several reporting issuers raised serious investor protection concerns. Disclosure documents provide key information to investors about a public company and its securities and should be reviewed carefully prior to investing.

The Canadian Securities Administrators also published an Investor Alert last year with information for those looking to invest in medical marijuana stocks.