• Aurora Cannabis is buying an organic medical marijuana company in the latest pot M&A tie-up

    4 days ago - By Business Insider

    Aurora Cannabis announced its intention to acquire the organic marijuana producer Whistler Medical Marijuana Corporation on Monday.
    The all-stock deal is valued at up to $132 million .
    Analysts say the deal gives Aurora a leg-up on branding power, as advertising is heavily restricted in the Canadian marijuana industry.
    Aurora Cannabis on Monday said it's acquiring Whistler Medical Marijuana Corporation, an organic cultivator based in Whistler, British Columbia, in an all-stock deal worth up to $132 million .
    The deal follows a string of high-profile acquisitions Aurora made in building out...
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