|Rank||Country||Stock of direct foreign investment - at home (US$)|
|36||Trinidad and Tobago||102,000,000,000|
|43||United Arab Emirates||80,730,000,000|
Definition: This entry gives the cumulative US dollar value of all investments in the home country made directly by residents - primarily companies - of other countries as of the end of the time period indicated. Direct investment excludes investment through purchase of shares.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2012See also: Stock of direct foreign investment - at home map
Why so little investment between the United States and China?
Brookings - 2/26/2015 1:34:52 PM
There is surprisingly little direct investment between ... are the two largest economies in the world and the two largest worldwide recipients of foreign direct investment (FDI). Globally, about 20 percent of the stock of FDI is in the United States ...
On the move: Turkey’s foreign direct investment market
worldfinance.com - 1/17/2014 7:12:01 PM
Most economic experts are in agreement that Turkey has been playing an increasingly prominent role in the world economy, redefining itself as an attractive hub for foreign direct investment (FDI). The country is ... or joint stock companies by foreign ...
Greenpeace vs Government Of India: Foreign Hand in Glove!
The Economic Times - 2/24/2015 5:23:19 AM
Since the 1990s, though, we’ve learnt to love things ‘foreign’, especially when related to money. Acronyms like FDI (foreign direct investment ... in today’s world where the lines are fast blurring. A natural resources-rich country like India ...
Nigeria – West Africa’s rising investment hub
Busbyway - 2/23/2015 4:12:55 AM
The country is the 6th largest producer of petroleum in the world ... Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in Africa. It recorded a USD5.6 billion inflow for 2013. At the same time, international investors bought USD786 million (NGN127.41 billion) of Nigerian ...
Milking New Zealand’s Way of Life
Wall Street Journal - 2/17/2015 9:56:28 AM
It exports 95% of its output, making it the world’s largest ... to many people in this country. Although the stock of Chinese investment in New Zealand remains minuscule, the flow is large: About half of all inbound foreign direct investment in recent ...
The Coming Financial Bubble: Why It May Be The Worst Of All - Part II
Forbes - 2/25/2015 3:52:03 PM
In smaller, emerging countries, short-term savings rates are higher but have been falling. As short-term rates continue to decline in these countries, cash investments will become less appealing. This leaves bonds and stocks ... in the world, home prices ...
Defense Stocks Tell All We Need to Know About Unstable World
Townhall.com - 2/19/2015 5:00:37 AM
And anyone who has watched their stock prices soar since 2013 would likely be able to tell you that the indecisive, erratic, and at times inexplicable foreign policy ... these areas of the world can easily tip one off to great investments in virtually ...
India Stocks: Expect nail-biting ahead of budget
Gulf News - 2/21/2015 11:56:24 PM
The stakes are undoubtedly high with stock ... foreign investors to pump in money for building highways and stepping up output. This can happen only if doing business is made easy — India currently stays at near the bottom of countries around the world ...
Investment Strategy Outlook
NASDAQ - 2/22/2015 2:33:53 AM
Low yields in other parts of the world also have an anchoring ... and Russell 3000 are unmanaged common stock indices used to measure and report performance of various sectors of the stock market; direct investment in indices is not available.
Union Budget 2015: Time to gear up tax regime for outbound investments: EY
Money Control - 2/23/2015 5:17:21 AM
Current Indian tax regime on outbound investment A frail attempt at regulating taxation of outbound investment was made in the Direct ... Rules governing foreign entity classification. With the expansion of Indian business into various countries, the ...
Foreign investment into UK is highest in Europe and second highest in world
CITY A.M. - 7/20/2014 11:30:25 AM
The UK's foreign direct investment ... in its FDI stock from the previous year. Only the USA had a higher value than the UK, reaching the considerable sum of $4,935bn in FDI stock: over twice as much as any other country in the world.
Guest post: slow start for HKG-Shanghai stock connect
Financial Times - 2/18/2015 6:49:10 AM
These two programs now offer about US$117bn in cumulative quotas, more than double the maximum US$48bn allowed for the Shanghai link through Stock Connect. So with a growing appetite for Chinese shares and a new, direct investment channel available to buy ...
Everything Can't Be Accomplished in First Year': Suresh Prabhu Ahead of Rail Budget
NDTV - 2/26/2015 6:25:22 AM
Railway stocks have staged an impressive rally in the run up ... The rest has to come from external source of funding, either through foreign direct investment or public-private participation. Past efforts at getting even the Indian private sector to ...
Critical Global Issues Examined at this Weekend's Conference on World Affairs in St. Pete
The Bradenton Times - 2/25/2015 11:58:49 PM
Nigeria, a country ... is ready with direct flights to a land where dissidents still go to jail. What is the right mix of "carrots and sticks" to make life better for Cubans at home, and how much should we open the floodgates of U.S. investment, or should ...
The Fiscal Crisis of the States: Towards a Marxist Approach to State Budget Deficits.
Daily Kos - 2/24/2015 6:42:03 AM
One measure is the total global inward stock of foreign direct investment (FDI) as a share of world GDP ... sales and assets outside their home countries. In the case of the United States, which now accounts for eighteen of the top one hundred giant ...