Attendance was high, but spirits were not: Five takeaways from the MoneyShow
The Toronto MoneyShow, after a pandemic hiatus, was held last week. It’s a great show: a giant exhibition and forum on all things investment and money related. It was even better to get back to actual in-person discussions with investors, rather than conferences over Zoom. Attendance was high, but spirits were not. Let’s look at five takeaways from the show.
Cryptocurrency and cannabis investors have lost so much that related companies didn’t even bother showing up. The mood was grim, with the conference starting just a few days after markets fell four per cent in a single day. Attendees looked at me like I was from another planet when I commented in a speech that “it was not all bad.”