|Rank||Country||Stock of direct foreign investment - at home (US$)|
|36||Trinidad and Tobago||102,000,000,000|
|43||United Arab Emirates||80,730,000,000|
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, 2012See also: Stock of direct foreign investment - at home map
Foreign investors choose London over New York
Yahoo Finance - 8/19/2014 6:51:27 AM
London has been named the world's most influential city as it attracts more than double the amount of foreign direct investment deals than New York ... Europe's "top technology startup center" and is home to Google's largest office outside of Silicon ...
Most Hong Kong Stocks Decline After China FDI Report
Bloomberg - 8/18/2014 1:37:41 AM
Most Hong Kong stocks fell after a report showed China’s foreign direct investment ... world’s second-largest economy. China Vanke Co. (2202), the mainland’s biggest developer, declined 2.2 percent after posting results and as a report showed new ...
Saudis to impose 20 pct foreign ownership limit on stocks -paper
Reuters - 8/19/2014 2:40:55 AM
The Capital Market Authority announced in late July that the market, the Arab world's biggest bourse, would open to direct investment ... Also, "foreign funds will not be permitted to hold more than 10 percent of the market value of Saudi stocks," the ...
Saudi to impose foreign ownership limit on stocks
Gulf Daily News - 8/20/2014 2:18:15 AM
DUBAI: Overseas investors in the Saudi Arabian stock market will face restrictions ... announced in late July that the market, the Arab world's biggest bourse, would open to direct investment by foreign institutions in the first half of next year.
Saudi to limit foreign ownership on stocks to 20%
Emirates247 - 8/19/2014 3:55:29 PM
Overseas investors in the Saudi Arabian stock ... foreign ownership of any listed stock, a Saudi newspaper reported on Tuesday. The Capital Market Authority announced in late July that the market, the Arab world's biggest bourse, would open to direct ...
Myanmar: From Investment Abroad to Improvement at Home
The Diplomat - 8/17/2014 12:05:48 AM
questions remain as to how to tailor foreign direct investment (FDI) to Myanmar’s advantage, given that the interests of foreign firms do not always coincide with those of the host country. To start with, as its economic history shows, Myanmar’s ...
Foreign investors face 20% ceiling on listed stocks
Saudi Gazette - 8/19/2014 10:14:52 PM
DUBAI — Overseas investors in the Saudi Arabian stock ... on combined foreign ownership of any listed stock. The Capital Market Authority announced in late July that the market, the Arab world’s biggest bourse, would open to direct investment by ...
As Saudi bourse opens, foreigners face clash of investment cultures
Kuwait Times - 8/14/2014 2:56:59 PM
Seventy-year-old Saudi Arabian stock speculator Mohamed Al-Otaibi says he lost hundreds of thousands of dollars in the crash of 2006, but he’s back trading again as the Arab world’s biggest bourse prepares to open to direct foreign investment.
FDI fall not caused by antitrust probes
China Daily - 8/19/2014 11:47:56 PM
It is predictable that many analysts have intuitionally connected the falling foreign direct investment into China in July to the country's recent antitrust ... drop in international capital flows into the world's second-largest economy, such a willful ...
How the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Could Rule Energy for the Next 100 Years
NASDAQ - 8/17/2014 3:43:32 PM
Last month, Saudi Arabia announced that it planned to open its stock market to direct foreign investment for the first time ... ambitious target for solar power generation in the world. If the country succeeds, energy innovation may gush from the Middle ...
Global foreign direct investment declined by 18% in 2012, annual report says
UNCTAD - 6/26/2013 10:17:52 PM
Global foreign direct investment ... developed countries, landlocked developing countries, and small island developing States – the report says. Developing economies’ FDI outflows reached $426 billion, a record 31 per cent of the world total.
Saudi likely to impose 20pc foreign ownership limit
Trade Arabia - 8/19/2014 6:44:18 AM
Overseas investors in the Saudi Arabian stock market will face restrictions ... announced in late July that the market, the Arab world's biggest bourse, would open to direct investment by foreign institutions in the first half of next year.