|Rank||Country||Stock of direct foreign investment - at home (US$)|
|41||United Arab Emirates||102,999,998,464|
|42||Trinidad and Tobago||102,000,001,024|
|90||Bosnia and Herzegovina||7,720,999,936|
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, 2014See also: Stock of direct foreign investment - at home map
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How to get the best deal – and pay less tax – on foreign shares
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Not only is it home to many of the high-profile companies they may want to invest in, but it also attracts companies from all regions of the world to list on its stock ... of the foreign country. The exact split varies enormously between investment platforms.
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Los Angeles Times - 10/8/2015 3:57:14 PM
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Chinese foreign direct investment is on the rise
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UDI panel digs into foreign ownership issues
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