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Ina Fried Apr 5, 2017
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Accelerator helps budding cannabis entrepreneurs score their seed round

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With recreational marijuana legal in eight states and medicinal use approved in 20 more, investors are seeing the potential to produce a different kind of green.

Why this matters: The cannabis economy is seen as the fastest growing big business in America, increasing 30 percent last year, to $6.7 billion, according to Arcview Market Research.