NEW YORK, June 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- OTC Markets Group Inc. (OTCQX: OTCM), operator of financial markets for 10,000 U.S. and global securities, today announced Emerald Health Therapeutics Inc. (TSX-V: EMH; OTCQX: TBQBF), a licensed producer of medical marijuana, has qualified to trade on the OTCQX® Best Market. Emerald Health Therapeutics upgraded to OTCQX from the Pink® market.
Emerald Health Therapeutics begins trading today on OTCQX under the symbol "TBQBF." U.S. investors can find current financial disclosure and Real-Time Level 2 quotes for the company on www.otcmarkets.com.
"We welcome Emerald Health Therapeutics to our family of established, investor-focused OTCQX companies," said Jason Paltrowitz, Executive Vice President of Corporate Services at OTC Markets Group. "OTCQX provides an efficient and transparent U.S. trading market for Canadian and other international companies that are looking to expand their shareholder base in the U.S. We look forward to supporting Emerald Health's continued growth."
"We look forward to being more visible and investable for U.S. investors by trading on the OTCQX Market," said Avtar Dhillon, MD, Executive Chairman of Emerald Health Therapeutics. "With the recent announcement of our transformational joint venture with Village Farms International, a leader in greenhouse growing, we view trading on the OTCQX Market as the logical next step to driving further value from this transaction as well as building our awareness, visibility, and liquidity for the company and its shareholders."
Emerald Health Therapeutics was sponsored for OTCQX by McMillan LLP, a qualified 3rd party firm responsible for providing guidance on OTCQX requirements and recommending membership.
Emerald Health Therapeutics is a licensed producer of medical marijuana under the Access to Cannabis for Medical Purposes Regulations, which allows the company to produce and sell medical marijuana and cannabis oils to clients and other licensed producers.
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