|Rank||Country||Stock of direct foreign investment - abroad (US$)|
|35||United Arab Emirates||61,959,999,488|
|67||Trinidad and Tobago||3,828,999,936|
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, 2014See also: Stock of direct foreign investment - abroad map
Qatar witnesses marginal increase in inward foreign investments
Gulf Times - 8/18/2016 5:14:38 PM
Overseas loans and trade-related short-term financial instruments largely helped Qatar in covering the decline in inward foreign direct investment (FDI ... Highlighting that over 60 countries contributed to the stock of FDI in Qatar at the end of 2014 ...
Europe as key destination for China overseas investment
cpianalysis.org - 8/19/2016 10:32:35 AM
Now, however, it is China’s outbound foreign direct investment (OFDI) that is shaping the world. In the first quarter of 2015 ... Baker & McKenzie and consultancy Rhodium Group, the total stock of Chinese investment in Europe increased almost ten ...
China’s ODI overtakes FDI as it steps up investments abroad
Financial Express - 8/17/2016 9:37:41 AM
China’s Outbound Direct Investment (ODI) spiked to USD 102.75 billion in the first seven months of this year registering a 61.8 per cent increase and overtook the Foreign ... in both countries more than doubled from a year earlier. Large overseas mergers ...
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 ... stock exchange). Assets acquired from ...
5 Ways to Invest in Chile From Abroad (BSAC, ECH)
Investopedia - 8/22/2016 2:18:05 PM
One of the most common ways to gain exposure to Chile is by investing in one of the many stock opportunities ... sector investments, Chile has created InvestChile, a governmental body responsible for promoting the country’s foreign direct investment.
There's a World Out There for Fitbit Stock
Madison - 8/23/2016 2:09:44 PM
Longbow analyst Jot Wittne estimates that Fitbit can sell as many as 109 million of its activity trackers across 15 different foreign countries ... party's just getting started overseas. A secret billion-dollar stock opportunity The world's biggest ...
Tennessee ranks No. 1 for job creation from foreign direct investment
Nooga - 8/15/2016 4:35:14 PM
"Tennessee has a lot of momentum thanks to our robust workforce, business-friendly environment, sound fiscal strength, central location and proactive recruitment efforts abroad ... state’s top 10 countries for foreign direct investment are Japan ...
Deutsche Bank: Look Overseas for Diversification & Safety
ETF Daily News - 8/22/2016 3:12:22 AM
International equity markets account for almost half of global market capitalization (measured by their weighting in the MSCI All Country World Index the split ... oriented names that provide direct exposure to foreign economies, others are multinational ...
China to become one of world’s biggest overseas investors by 2020
Financial Times - 6/25/2015 10:19:27 PM
China will become one of the world’s biggest cross-border investors ... two surveys Based on the historical experiences of other countries, China’s global stock of outbound foreign direct investment (OFDI), which includes investing in corporate mergers ...
Foreign Investment in the United States and Three Latin American Countries
National Center for Policy Analysis - 7/22/2013 10:55:38 AM
Foreign Investment in the United States ... foreign direct investment than any other country in the world. Thus: In 2011 the United States received a flow of foreign direct investment of nearly $227 billion, and Americans invested directly abroad almost ...
What Is the Meaning of Foreign Direct Investment?
finance.zacks.com - 1/25/2015 11:28:11 AM
For transactions to be classified as a foreign direct investment, the investor must acquire 10 percent or more of the common stock of the foreign company ... direct investment going to the developing world -- countries such as Afghanistan and Iraq ...
Foreign investment: A double edged sword for Vietnam
e.vnexpress.net - 8/23/2016 10:49:19 AM
Vietnam has become an attractive destination for foreign direct investment (FDI ... according to the Foreign Investment Agency. Dependence on cheap-labor may become a risk for developing countries as the world is undergoing a digital revolution.
Foreign direct investment, 2015
statcan.gc.ca - 4/25/2016 11:55:52 PM
The stock ... foreign direct investment in Canada was up 6.8% to $768.5 billion. As a result, Canada's net direct investment position with the rest of the world more than doubled to $236.8 billion in 2015. Increase in Canadian direct investment abroad ...
The OECD’s Revised Benchmark Definition of Foreign Direct Investment: Better data for better policy
oecdinsights.org - 10/18/2015 11:59:18 PM
It’s not a sordid tale of hot money but rather a more mundane story of companies investing abroad through a holding company or affiliate located in a third country ... the Benchmark Definition of Foreign Direct Investment, 4th Edition (BMD4).
Industrial Machinery Stock Outlook - Aug. 2016
investing.com - 8/23/2016 5:41:30 AM
Per a Jul 2016 report, the International Monetary Fund (“IMF”) has lowered its world economic ... predicts the country’s output to decline by 3.3% in 2016, but improve to 0.5% in 2017. The recovery is dependent on foreign direct investments and ...