|Rank||Country||Stock of direct foreign investment - abroad (US$)|
|34||United Arab Emirates||55,930,000,000|
|65||Trinidad and Tobago||3,829,000,000|
Definition: This entry gives the cumulative US
dollar value of all investments in foreign countries made directly by residents - primarily companies - of the home country, 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 - abroad map
Why so little investment between the United States and China?
Brookings - 2/26/2015 1:34:52 PM
There is surprisingly little direct investment between the United States and China—surprising given that these are the two largest economies in the world and the two largest worldwide recipients of foreign ... the stock of Chinese investment abroad ...
Egypt to attract USD8b of foreign direct investment in this fiscal year
MENAFN - 3/2/2015 2:27:23 PM
(MENAFN) Egypt is forecast to receive a sum of foreign direct investment worth USD8 billion ... Dubai real estate investors are now among the largest groups of abroad nationals purchasing low-cost investment property in the UK, according to a new property ...
$810 Million Stock Investment Makes Canada Largest Foreign Investor in Albania
Stockhouse - 2/24/2015 9:26:42 AM
Much of the growth in small countries like Albania is driven by foreign investment. Albania benefits from being ... The Prime Minister, who is a renowned artist and also is a former winner of the world's best Mayor for his term as Tirana mayor, has been ...
Strong dollar makes a case for investing overseas
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel - 2/28/2015 11:59:26 AM
the U.S. is the "safest" country for investors, Banzhaf said. "This is still the best market in the world, still the deepest market, still the best game on the planet Earth," Banzhaf said. "But markets move up and down." Foreign stocks are attractive right ...
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 ... the stock exchange). Assets acquired from abroad by foreign ...
Portfolio investment sees sharp fall at DSE
Dhaka Tribune - 3/1/2015 6:10:29 PM
“But they are still in the market as it was indicated in their net investment.” A broker said foreign fund managers from the developed markets would only switch their funds abroad ... developing world and countries with investable stock markets that ...
Botswana: Missions Should Facilitate Offshore Investments
AllAfrica - 3/2/2015 11:14:07 AM
He said Foreign Direct Investment ... abroad have diligently served their time and that they should give other Batswana chance to serve abroad and make a difference. Further he called for Botswana's Democratic mantle to be improved upon adding that the ...
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Defense Stocks Soar in Unstable World
News Max - 2/19/2015 10:08:25 AM
And anyone who has watched their stock prices soar since 2013 would likely be able to tell you that the indecisive, erratic, and at times inexplicable foreign policy ... these areas of the world can easily tip one off to great investments in virtually ...
Italian Good News: The Voice Of The Italian Success Abroad
The Street - 2/19/2015 3:30:32 PM
Italian Good News ( http://italiangoodnews.com) is a blog started in February 2014 by the Italian PR firm d'I comunicazione, that issues only news stories and articles that shows why Italy matters to the world ... the 2014 Foreign Direct Investment ...
U.S. Money Managers Warm Up to Overseas Shares
Wall Street Journal - 2/22/2015 9:53:32 PM
Early this year, Krishna Memani, chief investment officer at OppenheimerFunds Inc., which oversees $235 billion in New York, began urging his portfolio managers to shift some money toward stocks in Europe, Japan and developing countries including China ...
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.
China’s Overseas Investments, Explained in 10 Graphics
WRI - 1/28/2015 8:35:48 PM
1 Starting in 2010, two Chinese state-owned banks (China Development Bank (CDB) and the Export-Import Bank of China (China Exim)) lent more money annually to other developing countries than the World ... overseas investments, known as outward foreign ...
China Foreign Investment Grows Strongly in January
Forex Street - 2/17/2015 3:08:27 AM
Foreign ... assets overseas in a trend that is soon set to overtake inbound investment. Foreign direct investment is an important gauge of the health of the world economy and is also a good indicator of where capital is flowing within the country.
Mongolian president to pardon jailed foreign miners
AsiaOne - 2/25/2015 12:53:06 PM
Sprawling and sparsely-populated Mongolia enjoyed world-leading ... stringent investment environment led many foreign firms to abandon the country, and the three foreigners' jailing sent a chill through potential investors. Foreign direct investment ...