|Rank||Country||Stock of direct foreign investment - abroad (US$)|
|35||United Arab Emirates||61,959,999,488|
|67||Trinidad and Tobago||3,828,999,936|
Definition: This entry gives the cumulative US
dollar value of all investments in foreign countries made directly by residents - primarily companies - of the home country, 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 - abroad map
Foreign investment floods Vietnam
worldfinance.com - 9/4/2015 1:17:07 PM
Vietnam managed to maintain steady GDP growth of around six percent in 2014, which is considerably better than the global average, according to the World Bank (see Fig. 2). What’s more, investment continues to flow into the country despite challenges ...
China’s direct investment in Africa: Reality versus myth
Brookings - 9/3/2015 3:17:01 AM
First, on the scale of China’s direct ... “overseas direct investment” (ODI) show a stock of $26 billion in Africa as of the end of 2013. This number would amount to about 3 percent of total foreign direct investment (FDI) on the continent. UNCTAD ...
Chinese Entrepreneurs Seek Investments Abroad to Avoid Local Obstacles
Wall Street Journal - 8/25/2015 1:28:59 PM
China’s currency devaluation, economic slowdown and stock-market rout are spurring some of the country’s business ... because a strong yuan had made overseas assets cheaper. China’s outbound foreign direct investment has been growing at an annual ...
Stocks crash to push more China cash into global real estate
CNN Money - 9/1/2015 11:57:46 PM
A wall of Chinese money is heading for global real estate as local investors look for alternatives to the country's crashing stock markets ... returns have increasingly turned to overseas real estate. The rush into world markets has taken place despite ...
China stock probes send shivers through investment community
CNBC - 9/2/2015 12:00:45 PM
leaving them questioning China's commitment to liberalizing its capital markets and the long-term future of the country's stock markets themselves. Adding to those concerns is the fact that authorities have also been probing investment funds' trading ...
Stock futures much lower; brutal attack ad against Chipotle; Putin seeks greater Russian investment: A.M. Business News Links
Cleveland Plain Dealer - 9/4/2015 8:16:29 AM
Stock futures are down nearly 1 percent ... (Northern Californian) World business news: Russian President Vladimir Putin made a pitch today for greater investment in his country's resource-rich Far East region, despite a slowdown in the Chinese economy ...
China’s Currency Flight: Why Beijing Is Cracking Down On Wealthy Chinese Who Send Money Abroad
International Business Times - 9/3/2015 8:31:59 AM
China leads the world ... investment outside of China. That is extremely indicative of what’s happening right now.” Capital outflows, as they’re known, have been increasing over the past year as China's economy has decelerated and the country's stock ...
Foreign investors navigate turmoil in Chinese markets with new playbook
Reuters - 9/4/2015 5:24:41 AM
The implosion in Chinese equity prices after a domestic, debt-fueled buying binge has triggered a range of responses from foreign investors ... (002415.SZ), the world's largest maker of surveillance cameras that's listed on the Shenzhen Stock Exchange.
The grass is greener? Lebanese companies invested $7.2B on greenfield projects abroad
Al Bawaba - 9/2/2015 5:55:41 AM
The cumulative value of outward greenfield foreign direct investment ... other equity investments. Owned by the Financial Times Group, fDi Markets is a database that tracks cross-border greenfield investments across the world. On a country level, Iraq ...
Want to profit from stocks? Befriend volatility: Kotak MF
Money Control - 9/3/2015 7:56:11 AM
The Indian stock ... around the world and clearly they are all watching India in the context of the world where China was one big avenue of investment for FII in foreign direct investments (FDI) investors they are realising that here is the country where ...
The Real Threat from China’s Stock Market Crash
The Blaze - 9/4/2015 12:27:01 PM
He regularly travels the world in search of investment ... tips and stock picks that help millions of visitors become smarter, more confident investors. Conventional wisdom at the moment says that China’s coming unglued and the country’s stock markets ...
Morning MoneyBeat Asia: U.S. Stock Rally Stalls Out, Again
The Wall Street Journal - 9/4/2015 4:20:15 AM
To receive this morning newsletter via email, click here: http://on.wsj.com/MoneyBeatAsiaSignup How We Got Here: U.S. stocks rose modestly on ... Parade Draws Leaders From Oil-Producing Countries Many of the world leaders in attendance Thursday at ...
Why is China finding it hard to fight the markets?
The Corner - 9/5/2015 2:24:32 AM
China’s market drama started in June this year with the collapse of the Shanghai stock exchange, followed by frantic ... account surplus and still positive net inflows of foreign direct investment (Graph 1). The fall in reserves is not so much due ...
Economic Report: The State of the Cedi
Ghana Web - 9/3/2015 2:44:13 PM
Being that china is currently the world’s biggest economy and also the biggest trade partner to many African countries including ... billion in new private investment for offshore natural gas, representing the biggest foreign direct investment in Ghana ...
International Finance Report: 11 Potential Effects of The Chinese Yuan Devaluation On The Ghanaian Cedi and Economy
Modern Ghana - 9/3/2015 12:21:03 PM
Where there may be a direct impact will be on the investment side ... the second-largest economy in the world has made the Chinese wealthier and affluent. As such they are becoming curious and vociferous travelers overseas. Africa, and for that matter ...