The Digital Economy

Innovative debt financing could close the digital access gap. Here’s how

There's a societal and economic imperative to invest in digital inclusion. Image: REUTERS/Carlos Jasso

Burke Norton

Senior Managing Director and Co-Head of Perennial Investing, Vista Equity Partners

Bill Horton

Senior Vice-President, Deputy General Counsel and Corporate Secretary, Verizon Communications

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Moody's projects global issuance sustainability bonds will hit a record $650 billion in 2021 – a 32% increase over the $491 billion issued in 2020. Image: Moody's
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