Private capital can get post-Covid economy up and running
The abundant resource of multitrillions of dollars is waiting to invest in viable projects
Over the coming months, we are going to emerge from global lockdown into an economy over which the Covid-19 virus will cast its long shadow. But does that have to be the end of the story?
There is another shadow that could go a long way towards neutralising the worst effects of this malignant virus on the global economy. A shadow cast by a colossal, multitrillion-dollar mountain of unused private capital that stands ready, willing and able to be deployed into construction, infrastructure, energy and other projects across Africa and elsewhere...