|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
The USA Toppled as World's Most Competitive Economy
Financial Content - 5/30/2016 1:56:01 PM
The IMD World Competitiveness Center, a research group within IMD business school, has published the ranking each year since 1989 and it is widely regarded as the foremost annual assessment of the competitiveness of countries. Professor Arturo Bris ...
Rules for investing in SA changing too drastically and too quickly
Moneyweb.co.za - 5/30/2016 11:21:31 PM
According to Sakoschek, political instability and regulatory uncertainty is forcing European firms to reconsider investing in the country ... 77% of South Africa’s total annual foreign direct investment (FDI) stock. While European business keeps ...
How International Issues Affect Foreign Investment in U.S. Real Estate
Yahoo Finance - 5/27/2016 5:12:51 PM
The biggest foreign ... in the world," says Ed Mermelstein, an international real estate attorney based in New York. But what happens to an investor's interest in U.S. real estate when international events affect his or her home country and lead to ...
ESSAY | The Changing Nature of International Business : Globalization as a Continuum
indrastra.com - 5/31/2016 2:34:48 AM
Most countries have taken best-of-both-worlds approach. Countries try to maximize the benefits of foreign direct investment (FDI) and minimize its negative effects on the domestic industry and economy. Some home country ... the flow and stock of FDI ...
Tanzania: World Bank Warns Tanzania Against Over-Reliance On China
AllAfrica - 5/30/2016 12:30:07 PM
China is one of Tanzania's biggest trading partners and an increasingly important source of development funds and foreign direct investments ... Suluhu Hassan by World Bank country director Bella Bird, the structural shift away from investment-propelled ...
Top 10 Countries With Largest Gold Reserves
Seeking Alpha - 5/25/2016 6:52:27 AM
Below are the top 10 countries with the largest gold holdings, beginning with India. It's no surprise that the Bank of India has one of the largest stores of gold in the world. The South Asian country, home to ... 2.2 percent of its foreign reserves ...
Countries with the largest stock of direct foreign investment, at home
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Announcement: Webcast of voestalpine's Press Conference on the Financial Results for the BY 2015/16
prnewswire.com - 5/30/2016 2:03:10 PM
endeavor is the largest foreign investment made by any Austrian company in the USA to date. With around 500 Group companies and locations in more than 50 countries and on all five continents, voestalpine has been listed on the Vienna Stock Exchange since 1995.
Sensex at 7-month high as oil, Q4 results soar
La-Kabylie - 5/29/2016 12:52:47 PM
Besides, foreign direct investment (FDI) into India increased by 16.5% to ... which capped the fall. The MSCI All-Country World equity index edged higher by 0.1%. Fresh influx of foreign funds, along with short covering and healthy quarterly results ...
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.
Economy Of Sri Lanka: Quo Vadis?
The Sunday Leader - 5/21/2016 11:53:40 PM
Mahinda Chinthana – Idiri Dekma (Forward Vision) By the end of September 2010, the country’s committed undisbursed foreign financing stock stood at ... acceptance of investment in government securities through direct placements was abandoned and ...
IMF approves US$478 million stand-by credit for Suriname
Curacao Chronicle - 5/30/2016 7:18:08 PM
The home-grown program ... diversification and attract foreign direct investment, and will be supported by technical assistance from the IMF, the Caribbean Development Bank, the IDB, the Islamic Development Bank, and the World Bank. Enhancing the ...
Free Trade Zones account for over 60% of Nigeria’s FDI, says FG
NATIONAL MIRROR - 5/22/2016 11:09:32 PM
“One the greatest benefits the nation derives from these foreign direct investments is in the area of building infrastructure, which Nigeria is in dire need of because when these companies want to go return their home countries, they will not go with the ...
Cayman the third-biggest foreign owner of US government debt
caymanreporter.com - 5/30/2016 10:06:57 AM
In short – the Cayman Islands location makes the paperwork easier for foreign investors. Hedge funds invest in exotic investment strategies ... their funds in those countries. Anthony Travers, chairman of the Cayman Islands Stock Exchange, said Esma ...
Chinese U.S. Real Estate Demand Tip of the Iceberg
barrons.com - 5/20/2016 2:19:12 AM
Even with tighter capital controls, direct investment into existing ... an average of 71% of Chinese home buyers paid for homes with cash, NAR reports. That’s in part because U.S. banks tightened lending criteria for foreign investors post financial ...