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Why Investors Need to Consider Urban Populations When Sizing Global Markets
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Why Investors Need to Consider Urban Populations When Sizing Global Markets
March 6, 2016

Population distribution is an important factor in sizing global cannabis markets because residents of urban centers generally hold more favorable views of cannabis than rural populations. Additionally, it is easier to serve residents of densely populated urban centers than in rural areas where there are fewer potential customers. Australia, Israel and Uruguay  are the most urban centric of the selected countries. Comparatively, Jamaica has the lowest urban population at 55%, but the small size of the island nation, coupled with the high rates of home cultivation suggest that access marijuana is unlikely to be an issue for consumers who may want it.


Interested in learning more about emerging international cannabis markets? Check out New Frontier’s newest report, 2016 Global Legal Cannabis Markets: A Worldwide View. Pre-purchasers of the the 2016 Global Legal Cannabis Markets: A Worldwide View report will receive an invite to join report authors and New Frontier's senior analysts, John Kagia and Sam Osborn on March 24th at 10:00AM (EST) for a virtual Q&A session.
 
They will field specific questions from you and your fellow attendees regarding the report findings, trends to watch, and market projections.

To pre-purchase the report and receive your private invitation to attend the virtual Q&A, click here.
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New Frontier is On the Road. Next Stop, CannaTech!
New Frontier Speaking at CannaTech  &
Unveiling New Global Report, 2016 Global Legal Cannabis Markets: A Worldwide View
March 7-9, 2016, Tel Aviv, Israel
The New Frontier team will unveil its brand new global report, 2016 Global Legal Cannabis Markets: A Worldwide View, which will shed light on the current approaches to marijuana regulation in key international markets. 
New Frontier's CEO and Founder Giadha DeCarcer will present twice to the international audience about investment opportunities across the cannabis sector. She is the keynote at the March 8th conference breakfast speaking on The U.S. Investment Environment.

Later that afternoon, she will speak again to conference attendees at 1:50pm local time on Data & the Cannabis Industry - How to Navigate an Unprecedented Global Phenomenon. She will examine critical challenges in all sectors of the cannabis industry; medical, recreational, industrial and financial.
New Frontier's Director of Industry Analytics John Kagia will present the findings of the new global report March 7th at 1:30pm local time. His talk is titled, Top Cannabis Industry Trends to Watch In the Year Ahead

Those who are stateside can follow Giadha and John's talks on Twitter with the hashtag #NFBigData.

Remember when tuning in for the Twitter lectures that Israeli time is 7 hours ahead of the East Coast, which will make for some early morning talks on the future of cannabis.
New Frontier Attend MIS in San Francisco &
Heads up Panel on Banking Regulations 
The New Frontier team took part in this year's California Cannabis Business Expo presented by the Marijuana Investor Summit in San Francisco, CA. New Frontier's Executive VP of Derivatives, Lynn Brewer, moderated a spirited panel on banking regulations, New Frontier team members Chief Marketing Officer, Justin Mink, and Director of Communications & Government Affairs, manned the New Frontier booth answering questions for potential client.
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