In the span of less than six months the world’s economy has been burnt to a crisp by a microscopic killer. Latin America and the Caribbean have yet to reach their peak rates of infection and death. And yet, we do not see society standing still. In any struggle there remains hope, and certainly we see that in how governments, businesses, and investors are reacting to a scourge that has taken in a blip of time 500,000 lives, and counting. Read our four-part cover feature on finance in the age of COVID or any of the other stories below.