|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
Stocks crash to push more China cash into global real estate
CNN Money - 9/2/2015 8:50:28 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 ... quarter of all London home purchases, says Savills. With prices rising fast in major world cities, some Chinese ...
China stock probes send shivers through investment community
Reuters - 9/2/2015 6:31:28 AM
"If I don't come back, look after my wife," his friend told him, handing the manager his home telephone ... future of the country's stock markets themselves. Adding to those concerns is the fact that authorities have also been probing investment funds ...
Don't let China scare you away from global stocks
CNBC - 9/2/2015 5:51:31 PM
Many financial advisors prefer foreign ... "home bias," the tendency investors have to invest heavily in the stocks of their own country. So how much exposure should investors have to global markets? The U.S. had about 36 percent of the world's market ...
Yuan concerns mar China's efforts to woo foreign property investors
Economic Times - 9/2/2015 3:32:31 AM
China announced last week that it was removing a series of cumbersome pieces of regulation on foreign property investment ... of capital leaving the country, with foreign investors unnerved by recent gyrations in the country's stock market and the ...
Migrant Dream Realized: Coming Home to Africa, With Money
Bloomberg - 9/2/2015 6:24:19 AM
Seen from Senegal, economic migrants enrich their families -- and countries ... being wired home by as many as 4 million Senegalese abroad has helped push families into the middle class -- remittances exceed aid or direct foreign investment.
How Hard Will the Great Fall of China Hit ASEAN?
The Diplomat - 9/2/2015 5:51:31 PM
Chinese largesse – through foreign investments, soft loans or direct aid ... impacts on developing countries like Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia and Myanmar.” Chief among them was Beijing’s repeated failure to end the massive stock market sell-off ...
Opening of Mexican Energy Industry Driving Energy Infrastructure Investment and Breathing New Life into Petrochemicals, IHS Says
Business Wire - 9/2/2015 12:22:14 PM
According to IHS Energy, Mexico has the third highest amount of oil reserves in Latin America, relevant natural gas reserves, and in 2013, was ranked number 10 on the list of the top hosts of foreign direct investment ... 32 countries around the world.
Here’s what you may not know about the Chinese stock market
FORTUNE - 9/2/2015 11:03:29 AM
The recent gyrations in China’s major markets, Shanghai and Shenzhen, have been closely watched around the world ... according to investment bank CICC, as high as 80%. There’s a reason a pictures of country people trading stocks tend to be favorites ...
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 ...
COLUMN-Investment risks grow with China strong-arm tactics: James Saft
Reuters - 9/1/2015 7:58:34 AM
They do know that a huge country is scared so badly of something that they will not, cannot, allow things to be said that cause stocks ... the rest of the world's investors. (At the time of publication James Saft did not own any direct investments in ...
A Look At China's Stock Market Decline, Economy And Future Direction
Seeking Alpha - 9/1/2015 8:05:43 AM
The Shanghai Stock Exchange ... with Deng Xiaoping allowing foreign companies to invest in China through Special Economic Zones, the state was still wary of their citizens investing outside of the country. Not only would that direct money out of China ...
Once a nation of shareholders, the UK is now largely foreign-owned
The Independent - 9/3/2015 12:18:03 AM
Still, there will be people who are concerned by the influx of foreign investment funds and the power this inevitably transfers overseas. Just about all governments welcome inward investment. But they are more chary about portfolio investment than direct ...
FDI: The top 10 nations investing in India
Rediff India Abroad - 9/8/2011 8:47:54 AM
Foreign direct investments ... or more of voting stock) in an enterprise operating in an economy other than that of the investor. A Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion fact sheet mentioned India's top 10 FDI generating countries.
Economic Report: The State Of The Cedi
Modern Ghana - 9/1/2015 6:28:29 PM
Profit repatriation by multi-nationals: All these multi- national companies in the country ... World Bank. The guarantees are expected to mobilize roughly $7.9 billion in new private investment for offshore natural gas, representing the biggest foreign ...
Beijing battens down, cranks up propaganda ahead of war parade
Thomson Reuters Foundation - 8/30/2015 8:54:01 PM
Some 12,000 soldiers will march through Beijing's central Tiananmen Square on Thursday, mostly Chinese but with Russian and a few other foreign contingents ... But state media in a country that never misses an opportunity to remind the world of the ...