|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
Will London stay world's finance capital? Don't bank on it
Times of India - 6/25/2016 6:30:00 AM
These are banks that are based in London to serve the European markets as the UK's membership of the EU provided them with unlimited access to all countries in Europe. London is also the world's ... encourages foreign direct investments and facilitates ...
Brexit: The tech world reacts to UK's withdrawal from EU
CNet - 6/24/2016 7:17:07 PM
Nevertheless, the British tech industry and the foreign tech companies that operate in the country must ... on the tech world. But the bombshell decision promises to shake things up as important figures and tech companies take stock of the new norm.
VN stocks up before Brexit decision
stockbiz.vn - 6/25/2016 6:30:00 AM
The benchmark VN Index on the HCM Stock Exchange rebounded ... Britain’s exit of the EU as the country is a small trade partner of Britain with a good political relationship and a very small amount of foreign direct investment projects in the country ...
Government permits 100 per cent FDI in trading of food products
Gadgets and Technology - 6/25/2016 8:53:10 AM
This makes India one of the most open economies in the world ... to rules on foreign direct investment, opening up its defence and civil aviation sectors to complete outside ownership and clearing the way for Apple to open stores in the country.
When the world is jittery over Brexit, India has reasons to smile; here’s why
Economic Times - 6/24/2016 1:33:31 PM
The jolt from the Brexit verdict to global financial markets has been near catastrophic, with stocks ... The direct impact of the Brexit vote will be on the rupee, but here too India looks well-placed to handle the situation. India has a record foreign ...
India Markets Weekahead: Brexit – good time to invest in stocks
Reuters - 6/25/2016 5:14:15 PM
For stock markets, it’s always “expect the unexpected ... The government cushioned the impact of Rajan’s September exit by announcing liberalization in foreign direct investment (FDI) rules in various sectors. SoftBank, which has substantial ...
Some foreign companies are outsourcing jobs to America
Houston Chronicle - 6/25/2016 3:16:44 AM
Foreign direct investment, though ... it will help Mahindra to do business in all of those countries, including to export products from the U.S." U.S. workers can compete with anyone anywhere in the world. All they need is a level playing field, not ...
‘Explosive shock’; UK leaves the EU – Cameron quits; over $2 trillion wiped off world stocks
Kuwait Times - 6/24/2016 6:05:32 PM
on fears the decision could hit investment in the world’s fifth-largest economy, threaten London’s role as a global financial capital and usher in months of political uncertainty. The euro slid 3 percent. World stocks saw more than $2 trillion wiped ...
Stocks crash after UK vote to quit EU shocks investors
St. Louis Post-Dispatch - 6/24/2016 10:13:06 AM
Stocks in Shanghai, Taiwan, Sydney, Mumbai and Southeast Asian countries were sharply lower ... on fears the decision could hit investment in the world's fifth-largest economy, threaten London's role as a global financial capital and usher in months ...
Saudi prince aims for Silicon Valley appeal to gleam at home
investing.com - 6/23/2016 8:15:34 PM
But in a country where rapid development has caused birthrates to soar since last century's oil boom, a majority of Saudis are young, urban and switched on, using the internet and social media more than their peers around the Arab world. Photographs of ...
Economists React to ‘Brexit’: ‘A Wave of Economic and Political Uncertainty’
The Wall Street Journal Blogs - 6/24/2016 3:06:35 PM
Weaker foreign growth and somewhat tighter financial conditions should have a direct, measurable ... fall sharply reverberating throughout the world. The mounting uncertainties will hurt consumption and investments hurting global economic growth.
Foreign investment into UK is highest in Europe and second highest in world
CITY A.M. - 7/20/2014 11:30:25 AM
The UK's foreign direct investment ... in its FDI stock from the previous year. Only the USA had a higher value than the UK, reaching the considerable sum of $4,935bn in FDI stock: over twice as much as any other country in the world.
Crisis or speed bump? What UK vote means for world economy
Salt Lake Tribune - 6/24/2016 5:29:45 PM
Other countries may eventually seek to leave the bloc. "A new set of economic circumstances has been created, which the world ... Stock market plunges can make people feel poorer and less likely to spend. Uncertainty can make executives put off investments ...
Carnage in India as UK votes itself out of EU
Financial Express - 6/25/2016 1:15:02 AM
Britain’s decision not to remain in the European Community (EC) rattled global financial markets on Friday, plunging the world economy into a prolonged period of uncertainty. Currencies capitulated, stocks ... Moreover foreign direct investment could ...