Legalized Marijuana Sector Creates Opportunity, Special Requirements

Seattle-based Privateer Holdings was launched in 2011 as the world’s first private equity firm investing exclusively in legal cannabis, said Brendan Kennedy, chief executive officer of the company, which operates with 400 employees in seven states and seven nations. It has raised over $130 million and is on target to raise $160 million in capital by the end of this year.

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