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CULTIVATED: Layoffs hit Canndescent, KPMG rakes in millions from cannabis companies, and more

17 days ago   |   By Business Insider

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Happy Friday everyone,
My week was sadly dominated by the influx of tips I had coming in around layoffs in the cannabis industry. These stories are never easy to cover - you have to remember there are real people on the other end of the line, who depend on these jobs to support themselves and their families.
There is clearly a consequence to the "green rush...
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Accountants are making millions from the Canadian cannabis industry, and KPMG is leading the pack. Here's how much each of the top firms is raking in

Accountants are making millions from the Canadian cannabis industry, and KPMG is leading the pack. Here's how much each of the top firms is raking in

17 days ago   |   By Business Insider

The largest accounting firms are making millions off the Canadian cannabis industry .
While accounting firms are often seen as staid, conservative institutions, they're finding the burgeoning industry to be a rapidly growing source of profit .
KPMG is leading the pack, pulling in $9.3 million in fees from publicly traded Canadian cannabis cultivators, according to data provided to Business Insider.
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