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SPONSORED: EQT – Digital infra aligns with economic tailwinds and ESG

by Jennifer Babcock

In addition to tailwinds from long-term economic trends, digital infrastructure also aligns well with environmental, social and governance initiatives, according to Jan Vesely, partner at EQT. In an interview published in the October issue of Institutional Investment in Infrastructure, Vesely discusses both the benefits and potential risk areas for investors in digital infrastructure, as well as differentiation between geographic regions. “Households increasingly demand connectivity with the high band­width, low latency and reliability that only fiber-to-the-home can deliver,” notes Vesely. “This climate has also accelerated the need for symmetrical uplink and downlink technology for remote work and school, and bandwidth usage per home continues to grow more than 15 per­cent per year. Therefore, we see opportunities for companies in the digital infrastructure sector to minimize disruptions that one may see with incumbent telco or cable providers.” To acce

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