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Cannabis Funding News: Future State Brands' $25M And KannaSwiss' $5.5M


October 1, 2019


Revolutionary Company PathogenDx Announces $7.5 Million In Series B Funding


September 30, 2019

We saw great value investing in a company that improves the overall safety of the cannabis supply chain. With safety top of mind these days, backing a company that ensures clean cannabis provided a compelling opportunity to invest in a business that’s doing well by doing good.
— Jon Trauben, Altitude Partner

Cannabis Execs Cheer Congress' Approval of Pot Business Banking - Altitude Weighs In


September, 27, 2019

The regulated cannabis market has consistently lacked adequate financial infrastructures and resources that are afforded to mainstream businesses due to federal regulations.
— Michael Goldberg, Altitude Partner

AIM Invests US$5.5 Million in European Cannabis Space

Investing News Network

September 27, 2019


'New Frontier': Altitude Investment Management Invests In European Cannabis Market


September 24, 2019


Cannabis Investor Altitude Investment Management Sets Sights on Europe with New $150 Million Fund

New Cannabis Ventures

September 20, 2019


Cannabis Data Provider & Altitude Portfolio Company BDS Analytics Closes First $7 Million of $10 Million Capital Raise

new cannabis ventures

August 20, 2019

We’ve seen BDS Analytics surpass its’ milestones and are proud to be co-leading this round of financing as it continues to grow. It’s an exciting time for the company as it expands product lines into new geographies, grows its industry-leading team, and improves its cutting-edge technology and services.
— John Brecker, Altitude Partner

Altitude mentioned in Business Insider article discussing VC firms in the cannabis industry

Business Insider

August 8, 2019


ALTITUDE SPOTLIGHT - Cannabis Investors Reveal What Trends They’re Chasing This Year

Business insider

May 1, 2019


Altitude partner Rod Stephan speaks with CFN Media.

cfn media

May, 2019


Altitude portfolio company Grassroots' recent raise is spotlighted in Forbes. Partner Michael Goldberg weighs in on Grassroots success


March 19, 2019

They’ve done a great job winning licenses, which has a lot more value than purchasing them
— Michael Goldberg, Altitude Partner

Marijuana Stocks Continue to Draw Wall Street Attention—and Money

profit confidential

March 6, 2019


Elana Margulies-Snyderman from Eisner Amper talks with partner Jon Trauben about Altitude's fund management approach


February 21, 2019


ALTITUDE SPOTLIGHT - One of the top marijuana venture capital firms is looking to raise over $100 million for a new fund to go after growth-stage startups

business insider

February 20, 2019

The set of companies that will win the industry already exist. They’re not being dreamed up in garages anymore.
— Jon Trauben, Altitude Partner

The top VC deals & investors in cannabis in 2018


January 25, 2019


Green Market Report Article Notes Altitude As Lead Investor For springbig Series A Funding Round

Green Market Report

December 19, 2018


Altitude Mentioned in The Wall Street Journal Article Discussing VC Investments in Cannabis

The Wall Street Journal

December 12, 2018


Altitude Named in Business Insider Article Discussing Leading Marijuana Investment Fund Closes

Business Insider

November 30, 2018


Altitude Published in The Wall Street Journal Newsletter

The Wall Street Journal

November, 2018

Altitude Investment Management has closed its first fund devoted to cannabis deals, capping the total raised at $30 million. The New York-based firm has invested in 16 companies that provide supportive services like marketing, payroll and business analytics to the legal cannabis industry. Altitude also said it would begin raising a second fund, likely more than $100 million, in early 2019 for growth investments.
— Wall Street Journal Newsletter

Altitude Among Major Investors Joining Panel at Cannabis Capital Forum

MJ Observer

November 28, 2018


Altitude Raises $30 Million in Initial Cannabis Fund

New Cannabis Ventures

November 27, 2018


Altitude Investment Closes $30 Million Fund

Green Market Report

November 27, 2018


New Cannabis Ventures Spotlights Altitude

New Cannabis Ventures

October 29, 2018


Altitude in World Economic Forum

World Economic Forum

October 23, 2018


Altitude Offers NBC Insights on Cannabis Market

NBC News

October 19, 2018


Altitude Quoted in Business Insider About Canadian Legalization

Business Insider

October 17, 2018


Altitude Listed Among Business Insider Top Cannabis VC Funds

Business Insider

October 15, 2018


Partner Jon Trauben Quoted in Business Insider on Coca-Cola Interest in CBD Beverages

Business Insider

September 20, 2018


Benzinga Explores Altitude’s Latest Investments


September 17, 2018


Altitude Has Ten New Investments Since Initial March 2018 Fund Close

Green Market Report

September 14, 2018


Altitude in Financial Advisor Magazine

Financial Advisor

September 13, 2018


Altitude Investment Management Updates Its Cannabis Fund’s Holdings with $23.8 Million in Raised Capital

new cannabis ventures

September 11, 2018


Altitude Mentioned in Green Market Report for Participation in Canndescent $13 Million Raise

Green Market Report

September 6, 2018


Altitude Partner Canndescent Raises $13 Million to fund Multi-State Expansion

new cannabis ventures

September 6, 2018