|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
Two faces of foreign direct investment
Dawn - 5/23/2016 2:51:26 AM
Foreign direct investment is perhaps one of the most ambiguous ... border capital flows but is financed from incomes generated on the existing stock of investment in host countries. Equity and loans from parent companies account for a relatively small ...
India: Will Modi Travel Foster Foreign Investment Surge?
Barron's - 5/19/2016 2:37:42 PM
India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi traveled to 26 countries last year to boost trade, foreign direct investment ... in the world in 2015, surpassing China. While the domestic opposition regularly criticizes Modi for spending too much time abroad ...
4 Countries Apple Inc. Needs to Invade
Investor Place - 5/18/2016 5:16:22 PM
The 10 Best Dividend Stocks in Tech Looking overseas, the combined populations of Apple’s Big Three (China, U.S. and Brazil) total 1.916 billion, but the remaining seven most populous countries ... government under Foreign Direct Investment programs.
What do China’s global investments mean for China, the U.S., and the world?
Brookings - 5/18/2016 1:52:57 AM
What is new is that the overseas ... investment. China is unusual in that it is a developing country that has emerged as a major investor. China itself is an important destination for foreign direct investment (FDI), and opening to the outside world ...
Five Myths of International Investing
Forbes - 5/23/2016 1:42:51 PM
Reality: Over the years, many large U.S. companies with operations overseas have experienced periods when their stock prices have been highly correlated to the performance of the S&P 500. High correlations indicate that investment returns are moving in ...
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 ... stock exchange). Assets acquired from ...
Russia eyes Mideast foreign investment drive
Trade Arabia - 5/22/2016 9:40:39 AM
The number of direct foreign investments ... within the country while assessing Russia’s perspectives. Russia was recently ranked by Bloomberg as the 12th most innovative economy and its standing within Doing Business Report of the World Bank grew ...
Malaysia’s 1Q16 net international investment down to RM10.9b
Malaysiakini - 5/20/2016 8:52:55 AM
while foreign-owned assets in Malaysia declined by RM11.6 billion to RM1,544.7 billion. Direct investment registered a net assets position of RM31.1 billion at the end of 1Q16, down RM51.5 billion from Dec 31, 2015. Direct Investment Abroad (DIA) stock ...
China to become one of world’s biggest overseas investors by 2020
Financial Times - 6/25/2015 10:19:27 PM
China will become one of the world’s biggest cross-border investors ... Based on the historical experiences of other countries, China’s global stock of outbound foreign direct investment (OFDI), which includes investing in corporate mergers ...
Balance of payments and external risk
The Jakarta Post - 5/24/2016 3:04:34 AM
Oil exports to those countries fell ... their appetite to invest abroad. Their investment abroad slowed to a trickle, only $0.09 billion, compared with the robust $2.2 billion in Q1 2015. The $2.2 billion net foreign direct investment figure in Q1 2016 ...
European stocks retreat
Yahoo Finance - 5/23/2016 3:58:51 PM
saying it would sell about 1.8 billion euros worth of investments in the sector In the foreign exchange, the euro fell against the dollar, which in turn was down versus the yen. Tokyo's main stocks index closed down 0.5 percent also after Japan published ...
Borrowing Overseas: Quo vadis?
opinion.bdnews24.com - 5/21/2016 11:53:40 PM
By 2014, the Board of Investment had approved US$8.04 billion of private foreign loans (The New Age ... Since the government has been borrowing funds from overseas from the very inception of the country this would appear to be a mundane suggestion.
Yield-Starved Foreign Investors Are Flooding The U.S. Muni Market
Seeking Alpha - 5/19/2016 2:06:04 AM
Why American munis are attracting foreign investment ... times when a third of all government debt around the world carries a negative yield, and yet, such is the case today. From Japan to eurozone countries, investors are faced with the tough decision ...
Another Stern Stock Market Crash Warning Was Just Issued by the IMF
Money Morning - 5/20/2016 4:45:21 PM
That has many investors worried that tensions overseas could lead to a 2016 stock ... off in foreign investment. The UK's economy could contact by 1% to 9% following a Brexit, according to the IMF's research. If the UK chooses to stay in the 28-country ...
UAE responds to Uttar Pradesh’s investment call
The National - 5/21/2016 7:04:21 AM
They managed to secure Dh13.4 billion of investment ... other overseas investors are subject to. Narendra Modi, India’s prime minister, has been wooing foreign investment since he came to power, with a series of high-profile visits to countries including ...