|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
International Position Of Spanish Companies: On The Rise – Analysis
Eurasia Review - 7/6/2015 5:34:24 PM
Corporate Spain was a late-comer to expanding abroad, which began in earnest during the 1990s, following the country ... its foreign trade and direct investment compared with 14th in nominal GDP terms. Spain accounted for 2.6% of the world’s stock ...
Should we lift the cap on foreign investments?
BusinessMirror. - 7/6/2015 11:07:51 AM
OUR Asean neighbor, the Socialist Republic of Vietnam, is all set to remove by September the current 49-percent cap on ownership of many listed companies in a bid to attract more foreign direct investments ... s FDI inward stock surpassed that of the ...
Emerging world needs the right kind of FDI
Financial Times - 6/26/2015 11:19:43 AM
And China’s shopping spree abroad partly reflects the dearth of opportunities at home. It has long been an idée fixe among EM policy makers that foreign direct ... the productive stock of capital of the recipient country. Greenfield investment is ...
United Nation reports drop in Oman's Foreign
Times of Oman - 7/5/2015 9:43:08 AM
Muscat: While the United Nation’s World Investment ... that the fall in foreign direct investment in Oman has to be addressed. “The Sultanate tries to attract investors by offering tax incentives and customs duty exemptions. The country benefits ...
How Xi Jinping's aura of invincibility has been shaken by China's stock market slide
Economic Times - 7/6/2015 2:21:07 PM
About $2.7 trillion in value has evaporated since the Chinese stock market peaked on June 12. That is six times Greece's entire foreign debt ... the People's Bank of China, and an investment arm of the country's sovereign wealth fund to support the ...
Beijing Aims Big Booster Shot at Teetering Stock Market
Wall Street Journal - 7/6/2015 8:01:44 AM
BEIJING—China is readying a massive injection of funds to try to reverse the country’s worst ... by giving investors new investment tools, such as the ability to buy stocks with borrowed funds. More access was granted to foreign investors in a link ...
John Hancock Investments Lowers Expenses Again
Market Watch - 7/6/2015 6:07:12 AM
Growth stocks may be more susceptible to earnings disappointments, and value stocks may decline in price. Large company stocks could fall out of favor, and foreign ... Investments. There may be 529 plans offered by the account holder's or beneficiary's ...
New foreign equity cap to spur market
Vietnam Investment Reviev - 7/7/2015 4:18:38 AM
According to Decree 60, a public company will no longer be subject to any foreign equity cap, except in the following cases: - If a public company operates in a sector where Vietnam’s World Trade ... licensed in their home countries in any of the ...
Euronet Worldwide Acquires XE, the World’s Trusted Currency Authority
Financial Content - 7/6/2015 7:28:56 PM
Through investments in Ria Digital ... clients in approximately 165 countries. For more information, please visit the Company's website at www.euronetworldwide.com. About XE: Founded in 1993, XE has become the world's trusted currency authority.
Ghana aims to be port of call for west Africa’s offshore oil industry
Ghana Web - 7/6/2015 5:31:25 AM
In June the World ... both direct, indirect and also attracting foreign direct investments, thereby contributing significantly to Ghana’s GDP.” While the planned port will provide longer-term economic opportunities, in the meantime the country has ...
Emirates To Launch Services to Iranian City Of Mashhad
Live Trading News - 7/6/2015 9:52:06 PM
The new service will also offer convenient connections to Stockholm and various cities in the UK that are home to large Iranian ... influx of tourists to the Persian country. The country has 17 UNESCO-registered world heritage sites and plans to boost ...
The world needs a single currency now
The Peninsula - 7/4/2015 10:58:53 PM
Although devaluation is a valuable instrument, I think most countries and companies would benefit if the world ... home. Even some of the recorded international flows are in fact domestic investment made through offshore havens for tax purposes. No wonder ...
Foreign Direct U.S. Investment Rebounding, White House Says
Bloomberg - 6/20/2011 10:29:56 AM
The U.S., which has the most foreign direct investment of any nation in the world, has been the beneficiary of a growing number of companies with headquarters in other countries doing ... of borrowed money invested in stocks, a survey by Bank of America ...
The World This Week: Greek Crisis Marks End of Debt Era
Fair Observer - 7/5/2015 12:03:19 AM
The ballooning of debt is the biggest challenge facing the world ... foreign policy on in the 21st century, three specific areas come to mind in which the country’s behavior is eye-catching. The first area concerns finances, the flow of money and ...
Where Are Chinese Investments in Africa Headed?
WRI - 5/15/2014 8:19:40 PM
While investment from more developed countries has remained ... of China’s Outward Foreign Direct Investment By 2012, China’s OFDI stock globally passed $531.94 billion, of which $21.73 billion, or 4.1 percent, was in Africa. In 2012, direct investment ...