Definition: This entry records total business spending on fixed assets, such as factories, machinery, equipment, dwellings, and inventories of raw materials, which provide the basis for future production. It is measured gross of the depreciation of the assets, i.e., it includes invesment that merely replaces worn-out or scrapped capital.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2012See also: Investment (gross fixed) map
Pimco trustee assails exec's salary
Los Angeles Times - 3/11/2014 10:31:02 AM
A longtime trustee for Newport Beach's $1.9-trillion Pimco funds lashed out at the reported $200-million annual salary of Bill Gross ... including takes of him publicly dressing down key employees and discouraging them from speaking to him ...
World Packaging Machinery Market, Freedonia
TheSacramento Bee - 3/11/2014 5:19:03 PM
Worldwide demand to accelerate through 2017 Growth in worldwide demand for packaging machinery is expected to climb at a faster pace through 2017 than it did during the 2007-2012 period. An improved business climate -- which will be reflected in ...
El-Erian Exit Is Pimco Distraction as Gross Saves Legacy
Bloomberg - 3/10/2014 4:19:59 AM
Gross’s Pimco Total Return Fund has declined 0.6 percent in the past ... that could have an impact on everyone’s ability to pay attention to their daily job.” Gross later told Reuters that he had evidence El-Erian is trying to “undermine ...
Pimco’s Gross set to soften style after investor criticism
Financial Times - 3/11/2014 4:36:06 PM
Bill Gross, the embattled head of Pimco, has promised to give his portfolio managers more freedom to express dissent, as he faces mounting questions and criticism from investors, analysts and even a member of his own board of trustees. Morningstar, the ...
PIMCO strife has institutional investors watching closely
Financial Post - 3/11/2014 9:40:55 AM
Several U.S. institutional investors said they are closely monitoring the developments at Pimco, the world’s largest bond firm, in the wake of Mohamed El-Erian’s abrupt resignation as CEO and ensuing acrimony between him and co-founder Bill ...
Investors Are Closely Monitoring Pimco After Internal Strife
The Business Insider - 3/11/2014 3:14:22 AM
The board, which has about $400 million invested with Pimco, put the fund on its watch list on February 28. Hunter said the board could ultimately decide not to make any changes to its allocation. The California Public Employees' Retirement ...
Pimco Trustee Upset with Salary for Executive
Watch List News - 3/11/2014 5:47:41 PM
The comments about the salary are just the latest challenge Popejoy to Gross, whose reputation as the savviest investor of bonds in the world was tarnished of late by the disappointing results at the core investment of Pimco, the Total Return Fund ...
Nepal's economic growth scenario: Boosting savings and investment
Himalayan Times - 3/10/2014 8:30:31 AM
There is widespread concern about boosting the economic growth rate and overall development of the country in political and economic age-ndas. Nonetheless, the bottleneck is the consumption and investment ... gross capital formation and gross ...
Gross Stumbles in Legacy Test as El-Erian Departs
Yahoo Finance - 3/8/2014 4:58:09 AM
Bill Gross, musing on his legacy ... at a critical time for Pacific Investment Management Co., the Newport Beach, California firm he co-founded in 1971 and built into the world's largest fixed-income manager amid a three-decade rally in bonds.
World Lubricants Market
TheSacramento Bee - 3/10/2014 8:19:11 PM
... Trends 7 World Economic Outlook 9 World Manufacturing Outlook 12 World Fixed Investment Overview 14 World Motor Vehicle Outlook 16 World Motor Vehicle Park 17 World Motor Vehicle Production 18 World Hybrid & Electric Vehicle Outlook 20 ...
Countries with the most gross fixed investment
News.Mongabay - 1/24/2010 11:57:35 PM
This entry records total business spending on fixed assets, such as factories ... which provide the basis for future production. It is measured gross of the depreciation of the assets, i.e., it includes investment that merely replaces worn-out or scrapped ...
Turkey and World Bank Group Reinforce Cooperation on Improving Islamic Finance and the Country’s Investment Climate
The World Bank Group - 10/30/2013 6:58:20 PM
ISTANBUL, October 30, 2013—World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim today opened the Global Center for Islamic Finance, together with Turkish Deputy Prime Minister Ali Babacan, as part of a two-day visit to Turkey that focused on enhancing the partnership ...
Gross Stumbles in Legacy Test as El-Erian Exit Distracts
Bloomberg - 3/8/2014 4:58:09 AM
that could have an impact on everyone’s ability to pay attention to their daily job.” Gross later told Reuters that he had evidence El-Erian is trying to “undermine” him by talking to the media about conflicts at Pimco, according to a ...
Developing countries to dominate global saving and investment, but the poor will not necessarily share the benefits, says report
The World Bank Group - 5/14/2013 11:58:58 PM
In less than a generation, global saving and investment will be dominated by the developing world, says the ... investors among developing countries, with the two countries combined representing 38 percent of the global gross investment in 2030, and ...
World's best economies
CNN Money - 8/13/2012 1:31:52 PM
Fueled by a surge in mining activity, the country's gross domestic product grew by 17.3% in 2011 and is on track for another big gain in 2012. Mongolia also leads the world in investment, which registers at 63.6% of its GDP -- by far the highest ...