|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
Saudi Arabia to Open Stock Market to Foreign Investors on June 15
Wall Street Journal - 4/17/2015 8:25:02 AM
Saudi Arabia will open its $530 billion stock market to foreign investments on June 15, a keenly awaited move that will give international investors direct access to the Middle ... share sale ever in the Arab world. To that extent, foreign investors ...
Saudi CMA plans to allow foreign investments from June 2015
customstoday.com.pk - 4/25/2015 1:23:21 PM
Mohammad Al Jadaan, chairman of CMA, expects a lot of benefits from the entry of foreign players into its stock markets ... and was the last country of the major economies of the world that allowed foreign investors’ direct access to its capital ...
Business Report Texas(pt.IV)Houston Is A Magnet For Foreign Direct Investment
MENAFN - 4/27/2015 7:08:45 AM
The survey identified the top five emerging countries for foreign investment ... Greenspoint is home to more than 100 energy-related companies included ExxonMobil Shell Schlumberger Halliburton and Baker Hughes. QuEST Global a world-wide engineering ...
Saudi stock market to open up to foreign investment
Al Arabiya News - 4/16/2015 12:58:14 PM
Saudi Arabia will open its stock market to direct foreign investment on June 15 ... will bring large volumes of capital into the country. With a value of around $532 billion - the bourse is the Arab world's biggest stock market and one of its most diverse.
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 ... forefront of foreign investment in Turkey ...
Saudi's Itqan Capital to add brokerage, PE fund to services
Reuters - 4/27/2015 2:00:56 AM
Investment firms in the kingdom are poised to see an uptick in activity as the Saudi stock exchange, the Arab world's biggest, is set to open to direct investment by foreign institutions ... which operates in 15 countries, said Adil Dahlawi, managing ...
RPT-INVESTMENT FOCUS-Foreigners queue for opening of $500 bln Saudi bourse
Reuters - 4/20/2015 7:24:12 AM
Worth more than all other Gulf Arab markets combined, it is one of the last major global bourses to allow direct investment ... proposed foreign ownership be capped at 10 percent of the market's total value and 20 percent of any particular stock.
Fall of China's finance great wall will shake up world markets
Australian Financial Review - 4/27/2015 6:04:19 AM
In recent years, China has developed various investment channels that allow foreign capital to flow into the country. In 2014 we saw the roll-out of pilot financial measures within the Shanghai Free Trade Zone, the launch of the Shanghai-Hong Kong Stock ...
Yes Bank to encourage investments back home among Indians based in UAE
The National - 4/26/2015 7:41:33 PM
The Indian lender Yes Bank plans to convert money from Indians in the UAE into investments in one of the world ... its home market. It has only been able to enter the Emirates now because of a regulation which requires any bank opening in the country ...
Uncertainty looms as fuel marketers run out of stock today
The Guardian - Nigeria - 4/27/2015 3:26:50 AM
THERE are indications that fuel marketers and importers would run out of stock for Premium Motor Spirit ... has stressed the need for oil producing countries globally to halt payment of subsidy on fuel and direct the fund to the development of the economy.
Greece In Or Out - Investment Opportunities?
NASDAQ - 4/26/2015 2:02:07 AM
The largest industry is Tourism (18%) followed by Shipping - the Hellenic Merchant Marine is the largest in the world ... stock market will clear and investment will return. House prices will recover as foreign buyers return and ex-patriot workers come home.
Turkey's got a lot of problems, but it also has long-term potential
The Business Insider - 4/21/2015 6:35:54 PM
I had the opportunity to meet with a director of the central bank, along with stock exchange officials ... poised for continued growth and should be a magnet for foreign direct investment from countries with capital surpluses, including China and Russia.
Good News and Bad News with ‘the Donald Trump of Turkey’
Money Morning - 4/27/2015 3:34:00 AM
Dig deeper than the mainstream headlines to see where the stock ... Nations World Heritage Site. Based on these accomplishments and resources, Turkey seems poised for continued growth and should be a magnet for foreign direct investment from countries ...
The great unraveling of globalization
MSN - 4/27/2015 4:31:16 AM
Moreover, the recovery in world trade volume is much ... their products anywhere but the West, global foreign direct investment (which reflects the amount that companies earmark for doing business in other countries) has fallen to a mere 2 percent of ...
Jumbo Chinese Investment to Fuel Up Pakistan
Think Advisor - 4/27/2015 5:21:22 AM
China’s move to invest a whopping $45 billion in Pakistan is huge news for a country that many investors, foreign direct ... an investment destination in the past, the Pakistani stock market was one of the top performing equity markets in the world ...