|Rank||Country||Stock of direct foreign investment - abroad (US$)|
|34||United Arab Emirates||55,930,000,000|
|65||Trinidad and Tobago||3,829,000,000|
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, 2012See also: Stock of direct foreign investment - abroad map
The Experts: How Much Should You Invest Abroad?
The Wall Street Journal - 6/10/2013 11:41:16 PM
What percentage of portfolios should consist ... stocks has been the right range for an equity portfolio, so I'll split the difference and call it 30%. I don't hold any foreign bonds because mutual-fund companies charge too much. The same goes for ...
India probably world's 3rd largest economy: OECD
Economic Times - 6/14/2013 3:22:36 PM
India set to be ... MUMBAI: Overseas direct investment by Indian companies fell to $1.83 billion in May, down 76 per cent from a month ago, data from the Reserve Bank showed today. The RBI yesterday had released the outward foreign direct ...
Oman's foreign investments up 36.5%
MENAFN - 6/15/2013 6:10:14 AM
The largest outward foreign investment type was 'Other Investments', such as trade credit, loans and project finance, totalling 43.5 per cent of overall Omani investment abroad during 2011; while direct investment ... Sorouh stocks jump as merger nears ...
‘Pakistan can attract $5b in foreign investment’
tribune.com.pk - 5/29/2013 6:33:23 PM
The Overseas Investors Chamber of Commerce and Industry (OICCI) expects that the new government can provide right environment and support to Pakistan’s economy and the country can attract as much as $5 to $6 billion in foreign direct investment annually.
Central Bank of the Republic of China (Taiwan) : Taiwan's International Investment Position, 2012
4-traders - 6/14/2013 9:10:22 AM
A country's international investment position is the balance sheet of the stock of residents' financial assets and liabilities to the rest of the world ... investment in overseas securities by insurance companies, more foreign portfolio holdings through ...
FDI into China rises from January to May: government
Gulf News - 6/18/2013 1:01:51 PM
Beijing:Foreign direct investment (FDI) into China rose during the first five months of this year, the government announced Tuesday, paced by strong increases from the European Union and United States ... Japan and Singapore. Investment inflows from ...
Little sign Abe can shake up Japan's inbound foreign direct investment
Japan Today - 5/20/2013 9:28:41 PM
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe pledged to make Japan “the world’s easiest country for companies to do business in” as part of his economic revival plan, which so far has been largely met with approval. The stock market has rallied 45 percent this year and ...
PM urges nationals abroad to invest in Jamaica
Jamaica Observer - 6/18/2013 10:27:21 PM
Belgian-registered companies have invested in our transport sector; the French, in our road network infrastructure; the Spanish, in expanding our tourism industry, and the Chinese, in sugar cane manufacturing, bridges and other infrastructural developments.
China Encourages Foreign Auto Investment in Policy Reversal (1)
Businessweek - 5/17/2013 1:25:29 PM
The announcement follows official figures this week that showed foreign direct investment growth slowed in April, highlighting concern at the outlook for the world’s second ... Cadillac factory in Shanghai. Overseas automakers have set up ...
Outbound Foreign Direct Investment By Chinese Firms To Exceed $200 Million By 2017
wealthbriefing.com - 6/14/2013 5:57:06 AM
The flow of China's outbound foreign direct investment ... stock of 47.9 per cent and 35.2 per cent CAGR, respectively. The research noted that while the number of companies "going out" is still not commensurate with China's economic status in the world ...
Overseas Junior Mining & Exploration Investment Opportunities for Chinese Mining Companies
MENAFN - 6/13/2013 12:39:09 PM
CHINA MINING to provide new information on overseas projects to build the world's largest mining capital and project ... India may further raise caps on foreign direct investment to spur more inflows of funds, as part of efforts to kickstart the sluggish ...
Brazil Eases Foreign Investment Tax
NASDAQ - 6/5/2013 2:00:13 PM
SAO PAULO--Brazil has significantly eased gateway taxes on foreign investment at a time of soaring deficits in its overseas ... direct investment, at $65 billion over the past 12 months, is no longer enough to close the gap. Short-term investments in ...
UPDATE 2-Investors boost direct investment in Mexico, cut stocks
Reuters - 5/24/2013 10:42:41 PM
Foreign ... of the direct investment went into the manufacturing sector and came from the United States, which receives about 80 percent of Mexican exports. "There is a huge surplus in the financial account, which is savings from abroad coming ...
S Korea: pension fund looks overseas for higher returns
Financial Times - 6/14/2013 10:36:16 AM
The world ... investment return of just 2.46 per cent in the first three months of this year, much lower than its target, due to weak stock market returns. The country’s Kospi stock index has fallen about 5.3 per cent so far this year amid heavy foreign ...
Korea’s Pension Fund to Buy More Overseas Stocks, Cut Bonds
Bloomberg - 6/14/2013 3:48:15 AM
The agency, which had 406 trillion won ($360 billion) in assets as of March, will raise the weighting of overseas stocks ... the portion of foreign equities looks to be an effort carried out to diversify the agency’s investment portfolio ...