November 28, 2023

New collaboration augments Green Check’s cannabis financial solutions marketplace with built-in credit scoring for cannabis businesses seeking financial products to support their operations.

November 10, 2023

An insider’s perspective on what cannabis regulators need to do as the distressed cannabis industry moves from equity financing to debt financing.

September 26, 2023

Partnerships, collaborations, mergers, and acquisitions can pave the way for growth and innovation in the rapidly evolving landscape of the cannabis industry.

September 21, 2023

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August 15th, 2023

CTrust selected as one of the recipients of the 2023 Inno on Fire Award for Innovation, presented to CEO Dotan Y. Melech in Washington, D.C. on
August 15, 2023.

April 20th, 2023

The company wants to give lenders the information they need to confidently make loans to marijuana operators.

February 21st, 2023

2022 kicked off with strong headline-making cannabis company deals. Yet the year proved a disappointment. In February 2022, the LivWell/Pharmacann deal closed, but there were few notable announcements that have closed since then.

January 18, 2023

A decade-long boom stopped abruptly, leaving businesses dangling and investors and debt-holders wary. The industry can turn things around by adopting a few common-sense measures.

December 29th, 2022

Welcome to the fourth and final piece of our 2023 Cannabis Industry Predictions series, this time featuring the voices and opinions of industry experts in cannabis finance, policy, international markets, real estate, and more.

December 9th, 2022
It all starts with a credit score, says industry veteran and CEO Giadha DeCarcer.

December 5, 2022
by Dotan Y. Melech

Eight years after Giadha DeCarcer founded D.C. research firm New Frontier Data to bring information and transparency to the then-nascent legal cannabis industry, she’s now setting out to help clear another massive hurdle in the space: access to capital.

November 25, 2022
by Sara Gilgore and Pete Danko bizjournals.com

Eight years after Giadha DeCarcer founded D.C. research firm New Frontier Data to bring information and transparency to the then-nascent legal cannabis industry, she’s now setting out to help clear another massive hurdle in the space: access to capital.

The lending and investment sector in the cannabis industry continues to expand. As this becomes a reality, CTrust wants to keep better track with a commercial credit score, an activity that is very common in traditional industries. The firm is pioneering this implementation and wants stakeholders in the burgeoning market to understand what the risks and benefits really are going forward.

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November 02, 2022

Giadha A. DeCarcer appointed CEO after eight years founding and leading New Frontier Data DALLAS, Nov. 02, 2022 —  After almost a decade of research and development, CTrust introduces the first of its kind cannabis business credit score – Cannabis Trust Score (CTS) – providing a sophisticated, comprehensive and tested formula to assess investment…

November 1st, 2022
by Robert Hoban Contributor forbes.com

The cannabis industry and its participants are caught up in a seemingly endless hunt for capital sources. The early days of the commercially regulated cannabis industry witnessed an abundance of equity investment. Often, this came in absurd amounts based on jaw-dropping valuations across the United…

Watch an open conversation between lenders, regulators, operators, legal and financial experts as we explore the causes, impacts and remedies to the critical need for capital in the industry today.