|Rank||Country||Stock of direct foreign investment - at home (US$)|
|36||Trinidad and Tobago||102,000,000,000|
|43||United Arab Emirates||80,730,000,000|
Definition: This entry gives the cumulative US dollar value of all investments in the home country made directly by residents - primarily companies - of other countries 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 - at home map
China’s CIC Gearing Up Investment in Overseas Assets
Wall Street Journal - 3/28/2015 5:21:09 AM
The fund is ratcheting up its direct-investment efforts as its foreign holdings have jumped 16.6% every year since 2009. At the same time, it has been diversifying foreign investments away from stocks ... largest country fund in the world.
Saudi Stocks Erase Losses as Investors Bet Yemen Rout Overdone
Bloomberg - 3/27/2015 6:55:24 AM
The stock swing will compound the Tadawul’s status as one of the most volatile equity gauges in the world as it prepares to open to foreign direct investment for the first ... The six-nation GCC is home to about a third of the world’s proven crude ...
The rise of southeast Asia, seen in a bottle of Scottish whisky
Live Mint - 3/26/2015 4:33:25 AM
The most recent United Nations data show the region’s total outward foreign direct ... 21% gain in Asian stocks. Philippine stocks surged to a record this month as accelerating economic growth fuelled profits, and the country won investment grade ratings ...
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 is ... or joint stock companies by foreign ...
Aircastle Posts 2014 Passive Foreign Investment Company ("PFIC") Annual Information Statements to Website
Financial Content - 3/26/2015 4:14:56 PM
Aircastle is considered a passive foreign investment ... of the home page of the Aircastle website at www.aircastle.com. About Aircastle Limited Aircastle Limited acquires, leases and sells commercial jet aircraft to airlines throughout the world.
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 fate of 3rd world economies in the era of quantitative easing
Ghana Web - 3/28/2015 12:13:21 AM
Also, Capital markets in 3rd World economies are not developed. Securities in the stock ... Fed’s direct injection of capital into U.S. Treasury securities, the Fed embarked on aggressive purchases of Mortgage Backed Securities from the investment ...
Energy Investments Boost Egypt's Recovering Economy
Investopedia - 3/25/2015 8:48:08 PM
Top Energy Stocks For 2015.) Such an energy deal is vital to sustaining the economic rebound that is beginning to take shape in the country. Egypt’s economy suffered from sharp declines in tourism revenue and foreign direct investment following the Arab ...
Indonesia to throw open doors to Chinese investment
bangkokpost.com - 3/26/2015 4:22:05 PM
In an interview with the South China Morning Post ahead of his state visit to Beijing today, he said it was time for his country ... way for foreign — especially Chinese — investment. "I hope when I go to China on this trip, we have direct implementation.
How To Survive When The Bull Market Tops Out
Seeking Alpha - 3/28/2015 7:01:22 AM
The S&P and Dow Jones are making record highs, and U.S new home sales ... corporate foreign profits begs the question on the mind of any investor: are we at a market top? A market top, simply defined, is the highest point of the stock market.
Risk of ‘World War’ between NATO and Russia on Ukraine as Yemen Bombed
GoldSeek - 3/27/2015 1:14:47 PM
The move is concerning as European countries who have a real interest in maintaining ... The resolution comes despite Russia’s Deputy Foreign Minister Sergey Ryabkov having previously warned in February that such a move would be a “major blow ...
Colgate-Palmolive Company’s Hold Rating Reiterated at Zacks (CL)
Ticker Report - 3/27/2015 7:19:52 PM
Colgate-Palmolive Company (NYSE:CL)‘s stock had its “hold ... products are marketed in over 200 countries and territories throughout the world. The Company operates in two product segments: Oral, Personal and Home Care, and Pet Nutrition.
Global foreign direct investment declined by 18% in 2012, annual report says
UNCTAD - 6/24/2013 11:53:18 PM
Global foreign direct investment ... developed countries, landlocked developing countries, and small island developing States – the report says. Developing economies’ FDI outflows reached $426 billion, a record 31 per cent of the world total.
China Leads In Foreign Direct Investment
Forbes - 11/5/2012 4:09:57 PM
(Photo credit: Wikipedia) For the first time since 2003, China has surpassed the United States as the world’s largest recipient of global foreign direct investment ... latest site in the country, a 1.6 billion yuan ($250 million) investment covering ...
Car bomb blasts Nigerian poll station, no casualties
Associated Press - 3/28/2015 10:43:17 AM
Voters in the south of the country could determine who will ... especially among nervous foreign investors as Nigeria is Africa's largest destination for direct foreign investment. Its oil-dependent economy is hurting from slashed petroleum prices.