Debt is the New Equity. Discuss.

For a while I have been saying that “Debt is the new equity” — and I keep seeing others saying the same thing. It’s not just that debt will likely outperform equity over the next months/years, but that debt is a more reasonable pathway into equity (in many companies) than is being a current equity holder.

Apparently Google Trends agrees:

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  4. Debt-Free Business: Japan vs U.S.
  5. The Rise of Public Private Equity