In this episode, we dive into the world of cannabis credit investing with Dino Colonna from Silver Spike Capital. As a private credit asset manager focused on the cannabis industry, Silver Spike has raised over $600 million and deployed funds across various transactions and strategies.
Dino shares insights into their approach to underwriting, emphasizing the importance of cash flows and management teams in a young and dynamic industry. We also explore the challenges and opportunities in cannabis lending, discuss the impact of federal regulations like the SAFE Banking Act, and get a glimpse into the future growth areas for the industry.
In this engaging conversation, Dino provides valuable tips for early-stage companies seeking debt capital and shares his perspective on the evolving landscape of cannabis credit.
Whether you’re a seasoned industry professional or just stepping into the cannabis space, this episode offers a unique viewpoint on credit investing and the broader trends shaping the cannabis industry.