|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
China Foreign Direct Investment at Four-Year Low
Wall Street Journal - 9/16/2014 6:03:56 AM
There is no evidence of capital flight from the ... since most foreign currency entering the country is generally sold to the central bank. China's outbound investment is increasing this year, but at a slower pace. Nonfinancial overseas direct investment ...
China's overseas investment soars as FDI drops again
7 News Yahoo - 9/16/2014 7:22:40 AM
Beijing (AFP) - China's outbound investment more than doubled in August to $12.62 billion, data showed Tuesday, far outstripping foreign direct investment (FDI) into the country ... encouraged to "go out" and make overseas acquisitions to gain market ...
Alibaba and the World’s Top IPOs — Should You Invest in Foreign Companies?
Nerd Wallet - 9/12/2014 10:00:44 PM
which focus on foreign currencies, bonds and stocks. Real estate investment trusts also allow U.S. investors to reap rewards from distant property booms without the thorny issues of actually having to buy property abroad. To be sure, there are risks when ...
Countries with the largest stock of direct foreign investment, abroad
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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 ...
Foreign investment into China slumps
Financial Times - 9/16/2014 10:07:19 AM
Foreign direct investment to China has fallen ... as Beijing targets a widening array of global companies in the country for alleged price-fixing and monopolistic behaviour. Investment to China from abroad reached $7.2bn in August, the lowest monthly ...
Wooing investors: BoI plans conference to attact investment
The Express Tribune - 9/12/2014 10:07:53 PM
The Board of Investment (BoI) will organise a two-day investment conference on October 27-28, aiming to attract and promote foreign direct investment ... Pakistani embassies abroad and all embassies of different countries in Islamabad have been informed ...
Meidell: Strong U.S. dollar lowers foreign investments
Reno Gazette-Journal - 9/10/2014 11:07:31 PM
In other words, it's great to travel abroad when you come from a country with a ... expensive to potential foreign consumers. In the investment world, we are taught to diversify our portfolio to own both U.S. and foreign stocks. Some even take ...
Bleak investment outlook sours mood at Russia forum
Reuters - 9/10/2014 1:34:52 PM
Russia desperately needs overseas capital – wealthy ... too bleak in terms of bricks-and-mortar foreign direct investment (FDI) - into factories, real estate and mines. United Nations data show the FDI stock in Russia at almost $600 billion, a 100 ...
Emerging Stocks Drop for 9th Day on China as Ruble Falls
Bloomberg - 9/16/2014 1:06:16 PM
Emerging-market stocks declined for a ninth day after foreign direct investment into ... Data today showed inbound investment into China declined 14 percent from a year earlier in August, fueling concern that the world’s second-largest economy is weakening.
Ethiopia - Africa's Third Largest Recipient of Foreign Direct Investment
AllAfrica - 6/28/2014 11:59:29 PM
The report, released last Tuesday, also indicates the FDI flows to southern Africa almost doubled The World Investment ... in 2012. The country has also registered a significant increase in their Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) stock - the amount of ...
Guest post: a new era dawns in Chinese outward portfolio investment
Financial Times - 9/1/2014 12:09:29 AM
Shanghai-Hong Kong Stock Connect opens a new chapter in China’s financial integration with the world, and will in time reshape the dynamics of global investment ... invest directly in foreign equities, and give global investors direct access to China ...
Outward FDI investment by India: CARE Ratings
Money Control - 3/14/2014 6:55:42 PM
CARE Ratings has come out with its study on "Outward FDI investment ... and other countries. Thus, integration of the Indian economy with the rest of the world is achieved through overseas investment. Long seen as attractive destinations by foreign capital ...
China January foreign direct investment rises in sign of confidence
Reuters - 2/18/2014 6:09:36 AM
BEIJING (Reuters) - China drew $10.76 billion in foreign direct investment ... of foreign investment every year since joining the World Trade Organization in 2001, as businesses jumped at the chance to enter the world's most populous country.
Top 10 Countries for Chinese Investments
CNBC - 5/23/2012 11:58:50 PM
With $3 trillion in foreign exchange reserves and a growing need for resources to power its growth, China has been ramping up investments around the world ... together a list of 10 countries that saw the largest net foreign direct investment (FDI) from ...