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, 2014See also: Investment (gross fixed) map
Bill Gross' lawsuit tells of "lust for power, greed" at Pimco
Los Angeles Times - 10/9/2015 9:43:49 AM
That's the tale of greed described by famous bond investor Bill Gross inside the walls of Pacific Investment Management Co., one of the world's largest investment ... Pimco's chief investment officer for global fixed income. The suit said Gross' ouster ...
Bill Gross’s Lawsuit Against Pimco: A Look Inside
The Wall Street Journal - 10/9/2015 12:39:47 AM
Bill Gross on Bill Gross’s place in the bond world: The lawsuit describes him ... tried to out of its core focus on bonds and related fixed income securities and instead become a general-purpose investment management firm offering stocks, commodities, ...
Ukraine Economy To Fall? Gross Domestic Product To Shrink By 12%, Says World Bank
International Business Times - 10/5/2015 9:27:05 AM
Ukraine’s gross domestic product was expected to fall by 12 percent ... but they represent only a meaningful start of the long and arduous reform process,” Qimiao Fan, World Bank country director for Belarus, Moldova and Ukraine, said in a news ...
GROSS: It is all their fault
The Business Insider - 10/8/2015 1:34:04 PM
Our focus remains on our clients and their investment portfolios." Gross is referred to in the complaint as "a world-renowned investor" with a ... PIMCO out of its core focus on bonds and related fixed income securities and instead ~ become a general ...
Bill Gross Sues Pimco; Allegations Of ‘Power, Greed and Desire’
Barron's - 10/8/2015 11:32:23 AM
As a founder and senior executive, as well as a world-renowned investor, Mr. Gross received substantial income as PIMCO grew and established itself as one of the leading fixed income security investment firms in the world. Mr. Gross’s ongoing success at ...
Meet Bill Gross, batshit billionaire
Fusion - 10/8/2015 3:04:08 AM
Nothing, however, could have prepared the finance world ... fixed income securities and instead become a general-purpose investment management firm offering stocks, commodities, real estate, and hedge fund-like products to investors. As time passed, Mr ...
India may sail through global uncertainty; GDP likely to grow 7.5% in FY16: World Bank
Firstpost - 10/5/2015 2:20:34 PM
Confirming India as the fastest growing one among the large economies in the world, the bank in its latest report ... While private consumption appears as an important factor throughout, gross fixed investment is increasingly playing a more prominent ...
Gross to Sue Pimco for 'Hundreds of Millions' Over Ouster
Yahoo Finance - 10/8/2015 2:59:58 PM
Bill Gross sued Pacific Investment Management Co. and parent Allianz SE for ... 26 last year, a move that rattled bond markets and prompted record redemptions at what once was the world’s largest mutual fund. It portrays Gross as an advocate for ...
Gross sues Pimco, says ouster profit-driven
The Boston Globe - 10/9/2015 4:57:29 AM
NEW YORK — A year after Bill Gross was ousted from the firm he helped build, he is looking for vindication. In a lawsuit filed Thursday, the cofounder of Pacific Investment Management ... at what once was the world’s largest mutual fund.
Bill Gross Sues PIMCO for $200M
THE PREFACE - 10/8/2015 6:20:24 PM
As a founder and senior executive, as well as a world-renowned investor, Mr. Gross received substantial income as PIMCO grew and established itself as one of the leading fixed income security investment firms in the world. Pimco Total Return Fund ...
'Bond King' Bill Gross sues Pimco for 'forcing him out'
Daily Telegraph - 10/9/2015 10:05:17 AM
Bill Gross, the so-called “Bond King”, is suing Pacific Investment Management Co, claiming he was forced out of the asset manager he founded and built into one of the largest in the world ... focus on bonds and related fixed income securities and ...
Treasury's Lew Calls on Countries to Boost Growth
Inside Fidelity - 10/9/2015 1:08:25 AM
Mr. Lew, meeting with counterparts from around the world, called on countries to ... of the issuer. Any fixed income security sold or redeemed prior to maturity may be subject to loss. Before investing, consider the funds' investment objectives, risks ...
Gross Says Pimco Executives Plotted His Ouster to Get His Bonus
Bloomberg - 10/8/2015 8:50:43 PM
A year after Bill Gross was ousted from the firm he helped build, he is looking for vindication. In a lawsuit filed Thursday, the co-founder of bond giant Pacific Investment Management ... at what once was the world’s largest mutual fund.
Rich countries need to boost demand if global slowdown to be avoided, UNCTAD report argues
UNCTAD - 10/6/2015 5:18:21 PM
Faced with a persistent shortage of demand, rich countries need to increase public ... Graph 1: Financial markets, central bank assets and gross fixed capital formation Source: Thomson Reuters Eikon and World Development Indicators database of the World ...
World Tungsten Market, Freedonia
The Street - 10/7/2015 8:16:07 PM
Sales gains will be fueled by solid growth in fixed investment ... The country's heavy influence on the global tungsten market is a combination of its vast tungsten reserves (over one-half of known tungsten deposits in the world) and the Chinese ...