New Frontier Data To Power Benzinga’s Cannabis Investment Channel

Unveiling version 4.0 of Equio®, its cannabis investor platform, New Frontier Data detailed the exclusive channel partnership at Benzinga’s Global FinTech Awards, introducing top financial services leadership to cannabis investing

New York, May 16, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- New Frontier Data, the authority in data, analytics and business intelligence on the cannabis industry, announced today a partnership with Benzinga, a dynamic and innovative financial media outlet that empowers investors with high-quality and unique content coveted by Wall Street’s top traders. New Frontier Data becomes Benzinga’s exclusive channel partner for the cannabis industry, providing all cannabis market data on

“New Frontier Data is the industry standard for cannabis data reporting, and this exclusive partnership enhances Benzinga’s established reputation for providing actionable insights that drive profits for its readers,” said Benzinga Founder Jason Raznick. “It’s fitting for New Frontier Data to provide the first-ever cannabis overview to the leadership of the financial services space at today’s Global FinTech Awards in New York.”

Furthering its status as the authority in cannabis data and analytics, New Frontier Data unveiled version 4.0 of its Equio® platform at the Benzinga Global Fintech Awards, marking the first-ever appearance of a tech company focused on cannabis at the prestigious event. Equio is the only platform that goes beyond cannabis news aggregation to connect investors, legislators, operators and researchers to the real-time data that powers the legal cannabis market globally.

“The legal cannabis market is not only one of the fastest growing industries in the U.S., it is also one of the most promising emerging markets globally. Beyond medical and adult-use, hemp, the non-psychotropic cannabis plant, has massive implications for some of the world’s largest, most mature industries such as automotive, construction, textile, bio fuel and semiconductors. As investors, researchers, operators and legislators seek to understand and capitalize on this explosive growth, they need reliable and objective data to make informed decisions. Equio 4.0 and the Benzinga partnership put critical data, insights and analysis at their fingertips in multiple ways for rapid, well-informed decision-making,” said New Frontier Data CEO Giadha Aguirre de Carcer.

Equio 4.0 offers something for every party with a vested interest in the cannabis industry; investors, researchers, legislators and operators have access to:

  • A real-time stock ticker for public cannabis companies
  • Regulatory data (taxes, legalization status, qualifying conditions)
  • Market data (sales, growth projections, employment)
  • Cannibalization data (alcohol, tobacco, pharma)
  • Company and country profiles
  • Interactive investing reports

Visit to learn more about Equio 4.0.

About New Frontier Data:
New Frontier Data is an independent, technology-driven analytics company specializing in the cannabis industry. It offers vetted data, actionable business intelligence and risk management solutions for investors, operators, researchers and policymakers. New Frontier Data’s reports and data have been cited in over 65 countries around the world to inform industry leaders. Founded in 2014, New Frontier Data is headquartered in Washington, D.C. with additional offices in Denver, CO.

New Frontier Data does not take a position on the merits of cannabis legalization. Rather, its mission and mandate are to inform cannabis-related policy and business decisions through rigorous, issue-neutral and comprehensive analysis of the legal cannabis industry worldwide. For more information about New Frontier Data please visit:

About Benzinga
Benzinga is a leading originator of actionable financial insights for traders and investors. Benzinga’s news desk is constantly breaking stories and moving billions of dollars of market capitalization through its real-time terminal, Benzinga Pro. Benzinga’s original content is syndicated to 70 partner websites, such as Yahoo! Finance MSN, CNNMoney, Fox Business, Marketwatch, and more. Benzinga is the leading provider of news to the North American brokerage community, with a client list including TD Ameritrade, LightSpeed, TradeKing, and many more. The company is headquartered in downtown Detroit and dedicated to driving Detroit’s renaissance. For more information, check out, and