|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
Vietnam growing more attractive to foreign investment, including tech
Los Angeles Times - 10/8/2015 11:32:23 AM
"Vietnam is among the more competitive destinations for foreign direct investment in the region," said Sandeep Mahajan, the World Bank's lead ... on many goods to the country's major export market. And to entice even more overseas investment, Vietnamese ...
The 10 Most Competitive Countries In The World
Seeking Alpha - 10/7/2015 8:27:27 AM
The "Make in India" initiative, launched by Modi in September 2014, has helped the country surpass China as the world's top destination for foreign direct investment ... I reacted to the news of China's stock market correction and economic slowdown ...
Top 10 Sources And Destinations For South African Foreign Direct Investment
AFKinside - 10/6/2015 11:41:54 AM
Photo: ameyawdebrah.com Despite the global financial crisis and no longer being Africa’s largest economy, South Africa is still the No. 1 destination in Africa for foreign direct investment with no indication that will change, says the country’s ...
RBI Allows Companies to Issue Overseas Rupee Denominated Bonds
NDTV - 9/29/2015 10:48:46 PM
"Any corporate or body corporate is eligible to issue Rupee denominated bonds overseas ... which include stock market operations, real estate activity and purchase of land. Besides, activities prohibited as per the foreign direct investment (FDI ...
Foreign holdings of U.S. stocks and bonds hit record
Gant Daily - 10/1/2015 9:31:50 AM
Foreigners can’t seem to get enough of U.S. investments. Foreign holdings of American bonds and stocks hit record ... and innovative economy in the world,” wrote Joseph Quinlan, chief market strategist at U.S. Trust. Overseas investors held an all ...
Foreigners buy record levels of U.S. stocks and bonds
2KTUU - 10/1/2015 10:00:28 AM
Foreigners can't seem to get enough of U.S. investments. Foreign holdings of American bonds and stocks hit record ... and innovative economy in the world," wrote Joseph Quinlan, chief market strategist at U.S. Trust. Overseas investors held an all-time ...
The promise and peril of Iranian stocks
Benefits Canada - 9/30/2015 11:59:10 PM
One investor interested in Iran’s stock market is Voltan Capital Management, a New York City-based asset management firm that specializes in frontier markets. “We tend to think of [Iran] almost as a third-world country, which is absolutely not true ...
Five Foreign Stocks To Buy Now
INSIDER MONKEY - 9/30/2015 10:58:55 AM
In order to diversify portfolios and reduce exposure to one particular country, it is generally a good idea for retail investors to buy shares of companies which generate a major chunk of their revenues overseas ... stocks before they make an investment ...
New Route for China’s Investors to the Rest of World
allaboutalpha.com - 10/5/2015 11:53:14 PM
All the direct quotations in what follows will be to Lam ... Local firms there were allowed to raise yuan to invest in alternative assets overseas, with the involvement of certain foreign fund and PE managers. Creating a New Center Fortunately (for ...
US experts warn plutonium stocks could soar in East Asia
Keloland - 10/7/2015 2:29:32 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Experts warn that Northeast Asia could see a dangerous growth in stocks of weapons-usable plutonium ... Local politicians are aggressively backing the plant, eager for investment in a remote northern region. Meanwhile, the U.S ...
Citigroup Said to Win Approval to Trade Saudi Arabian Stocks
businessweekme.com - 9/30/2015 12:39:08 PM
Citigroup has won approval to trade Saudi Arabian equities, its first banking license since exiting the country in 2004 ... the license after the Arab world’s biggest stock market opened to direct foreign investment in June. The license marks a ...
Angola: Out of Stock
AllAfrica - 10/6/2015 1:29:17 PM
Angola is Africa's fifth largest economy, its second producer of crude oil, a magnet for foreign direct investment and the custodian ... Transparency International ranks it as one of the world's most corrupt countries. Many firms--and entities holding ...
Tap Into The Potentials Of E-Commerce -- MD Of World Trade Centre Tells Businesses
Modern Ghana - 10/2/2015 1:34:01 PM
Both China's Outbound Direct Investment (ODI) to the world and foreign ... abroad. In addition, FDI into China's nonfinancial sector is expected to increase by 4 percent year-on-year to US$125 billion this year, which would be helpful to boost the country ...
IMF: World's economy is at most risk since 2008-09
Chicago Tribune - 10/7/2015 10:03:29 PM
The MSCI All-Country World Index, which measures stock performance throughout the world ... He noted "hesitancy by foreign producers to commit to investments." The International Monetary Fund called emerging market banks "vulnerable" because of the ...
Citigroup said to trade Saudi Arabian stocks again
Gulf News - 10/1/2015 1:28:03 PM
New York: Citigroup has won approval to trade Saudi Arabian equities, its first banking license since exiting the country in 2004 ... the license after the Arab world’s biggest stock market opened to direct foreign investment in June.