Definition: This entry records total business spending on fixed assets, such as factories, machinery, equipment, dwellings, and inventories of raw materials, which provide the basis for future production. It is measured gross of the depreciation of the assets, i.e., it includes invesment that merely replaces worn-out or scrapped capital.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2012See also: Investment (gross fixed) map
The Fed will raise rates later this year to save capitalism, says investing bigwig Bill Gross
Financial Post - 1/29/2015 4:52:43 PM
Bill Gross, the former manager of the world’s largest ... the servants of the real economy – growth is challenged and stunted. In a new world, returns on real investment – ROI’s and ROE’s – become so low that the risk of a new project or ...
Headwinds – Or Tailwinds – For Fixed Income Investors
Value Walk - 1/29/2015 8:24:28 AM
Christopher Molumphy, chief investment officer, Franklin Templeton Fixed Income Group®, identifies the prevailing ... offer higher yields to lure investors away from other developed countries. The flood of global liquidity that has dominated markets ...
India's Foreign Investment Changes Aid UK Student Housing Market
worldpropertyjournal.com - 1/27/2015 8:26:51 AM
Now the threshold for investment in real estate outside the country is for the equivalent of USD 125000 ... than a comparable buy-to-let property in the same city. The average gross cash rental yields for the student property sector in the North West ...
Most money in Bill Gross' new Janus fund came from Gross himself
Los Angeles Times - 1/23/2015 1:07:47 AM
Thursday's disclosure marked another turn in a tumultuous, and in many ways humbling, year for Gross, who in September abruptly left Newport Beach-based Pacific Investment Management Co., the firm he co-founded and built into the world's largest fixed ...
Study stays world industrial rubber products will grow
Rubber News - 1/29/2015 4:59:52 PM
Global demand Freedonia reported global sales will increase because of acceleration in fixed investment expenditures ... Compared to other developed parts of the world, Long said the U.S. is a low-cost developed country producer. This is going to help ...
New database gives world cities tools for change
The Star - 1/26/2015 2:11:38 PM
It can be argued that cities make the world go around. Cities are the main economic drivers in many countries — consider 70 per cent of the world’s current gross domestic product ... about a $57-trillion (U.S.) investment in new infrastructure ...
Indian Diaspora Investment Initiative would create jobs: USAID Administrator Raj Shah
Economic Times - 1/27/2015 1:06:01 PM
Investors can expect fixed interest payments every six months ... us to connect members of the Indian-American diaspora to development in their country of heritage through investment," Pryce said.
World Telecom Services - Markets & Players
The Street - 1/27/2015 2:17:36 PM
A dataset dedicated to service revenues and usages with data and forecasts up to 2018 for 29 countries ... releases/world-telecom-services---markets--players-300026223.html SOURCE Reportlinker Jim Cramer and Stephanie Link reveal their investment tactics ...
Build the foundation of the country and ‘Make in India’ will follow
The Economic Times - 1/29/2015 3:30:59 AM
Foreign investment and foreign demand have ... Domestic savings have dipped by a whopping 6% of the GDP, gross fixed capital formation growth is at rock bottom, the private sector is in deep debt, NPAs of banks have risen to 5.32% and are climbing.
Calculating the Risks and Rewards for the U.S.-EU Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP)
Economy Watch - 1/23/2015 5:28:28 PM
The negotiation directives published by the EU Council clearly define the EU objectives for the TTIP: “to increase trade and investment ... by other countries. The EU Commission calculates an extra $120 billion surplus to the world economy, a major ...
The Eurozone faces headwinds on weaker investment prospects
Yahoo Finance - 1/27/2015 8:15:31 PM
The International Monetary Fund, or IMF, had in fact expected the area to perform even better, GDP-growth-wise (gross domestic product). In its “World Economic Outlook ... However, weaker investment prospects will offset these positive developments.
Bill Gross: Games People Play
Seeking Alpha - 1/29/2015 8:45:57 AM
Well to be fair, in some cases and some countries they have ... the servants of the real economy – growth is challenged and stunted. In a new world, returns on real investment – ROI’s and ROE’s – become so low that the risk of a new project ...
World Bank: Worst-affected countries 'crippled' by economic impact of Ebola
New Kerala - 1/21/2015 5:20:41 AM
Guinea and Liberia are also expected to see large reductions, with the total fiscal impact for the three countries in 2014 topping $500 million, about five per cent of their combined Gross ... of the World Bank Group, to enable trade, investment, and ...
Gross eats his own cooking at Janus, putting more than $700M in his fund
Investment News - 1/22/2015 6:34:04 PM
Janus shares rose as much as 9.9%, the most since the firm announced Mr. Gross's decision to join, as it attracted the first net subscriptions in more than five years. Janus drew money across fixed-income ... the financial world by joining Denver-based ...
Real Estate Investment Specialist Mike Conlon Hits Amazon Best-Seller List
Broadway World - 1/26/2015 9:49:46 PM
no b.s. insight on today's investment world as he is highly educated, spent 10 plus successful years in the financial planning field, and the last 12 years as one of the most successful affordable housing owners in the country. Mike tailors his business ...