|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’s CIC Gearing Up Investment in Overseas Assets
Wall Street Journal - 3/26/2015 11:53:04 PM
In addition, Mr. Ding said CIC wants to take a more direct role in managing its overseas assets as its foreign holdings rise. The fund recently formed a new unit—called CIC Capital—to more directly oversee its investments ... country fund in the world.
Overseas chamber: OICCI chief terms foreign investment unsatisfactory
The Express Tribune - 3/25/2015 8:48:08 PM
LAHORE: The Overseas Investors ... perception of the country, resulting in restrictions on new investments despite good performance of existing investors and attractive policies. “OICCI is a key stakeholder in attracting foreign direct investment ...
How to be a global investor
Times of India - 3/30/2015 1:51:12 AM
Find out how best you can take advantage of what the world has to offer ... income in relation to foreign assets will attract a penalty. You have to disclose all investments in stocks, bonds, funds and real estate made abroad while filing returns here.
Countries with the largest stock of direct foreign investment, abroad
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US losing out on foreign investment
Dawn - 3/29/2015 1:52:23 AM
Well, it’s not clear that the United States has proven it’s as good a place to invest as all the other countries now competing for increasingly mobile capital. Over the past couple of decades, the US share of total foreign direct investment (FDI ...
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 ...
China to boost foreign direct investment
The Australian - 3/29/2015 12:58:06 PM
China’s giant sovereign wealth fund is stepping up direct investments in long-term global assets, focusing particularly on the US in a vote of confidence in the recovery in the world ... role in managing overseas assets as its foreign holdings ...
OICCI president concerned over low-level of FDI
Business Recorder - 3/26/2015 12:08:34 AM
Overseas Investors Chamber of Commerce and Industry's (OICCI) President Atif Bajwa has aired concern over the low level of foreign direct investment ... deterrent for new investment. "It is regrettable that in an energy-starved country like Pakistan ...
The rise of southeast Asia, seen in a bottle of Scottish whisky
Live Mint - 3/26/2015 4:33:25 AM
Philippine companies, profiting from one of the world ... overseas forays. Philippine companies hold some $69 billion of cash, triple the amount five years earlier, according to data compiled by Bloomberg. The country’s outward foreign direct investment ...
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 ...
How U.S. States are Targeting Foreign Direct Investment
Area Development Online - 3/28/2015 6:50:03 PM
The United States is the largest recipient of foreign direct investment (FDI) in the world. FDI is a critical driver of economic ... South Korea, and European countries. Expert observers predict increasing growth in investment from China as manufacturing ...
Top 25 Countries for Overseas Investment
Bloomberg - 1/29/2015 7:44:31 PM
A periodic study from consultancy A.T. Kearney finds that managers at some of the world's largest ... to investing in other countries due to the economy. After hitting an all-time high of $1.98 trillion in 2007, foreign direct investment worldwide fell ...
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.
In Country Where Beer Was Once the Currency, a New Crisis Builds
Yahoo Finance - 3/27/2015 2:26:22 PM
More from Bloomberg.com: Stocks ... world -- also has plenty of made-in-Angola elements to it. The country’s reliance on oil for more than 90 percent of its exports has made it vulnerable to the plunge in crude prices, and a law from 2012 requiring ...
Global headwinds to slow several Asian countries
Arab News - 3/28/2015 7:18:41 PM
However this masks significant differences across Asian countries that mainly depend on their exposure ... In Vietnam, the economy improved in 2014 underpinned by robust exports and foreign direct investment (FDI). Domestic demand, however, remains subdued ...