|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
FDI in UAE stocks reach Dh387bn: Al Mansouri
Emirates247 - 10/28/2014 3:41:04 AM
The value of foreign direct investments in the UAE stocks by the end of 2013 reached $ ... infrastructure and business-friendly environment make our country an ideal partner for the world commercial interests,” he said, adding that “Our trade and ...
Bargain-Buying Opportunity In Brazil's Stock Market After Post-Election Sell Off
Seeking Alpha - 10/30/2014 5:18:54 AM
But the ones who really suffered defeat were the investors in the currency and stock markets, which dropped huge the session following the election. The gloomy sentiment around South America's largest country ... lots of foreign direct investments and ...
Will China Fund the World's Next Round of Economic Expansion?
Forbes - 10/26/2014 8:18:26 PM
In so doing, it has the potential to direct massive amounts of investment into the U.S. and the developed world ... concerns among Western countries. Reform of the financial sector and privatization of the forex stock will further accelerate the ...
Haiti seeking investors to develop beach resorts and lure back wary foreign tourists
FOX News - 10/30/2014 4:35:57 AM
Lamothe, however, says the country has turned a corner, with more than $250 million in direct foreign investment projected for this year ... Villedrouin has lately been flying around the world to woo investors and hospitality companies.
China’s outbound investment set to eclipse inbound for first time
Pakistan Defence - 10/24/2014 7:56:21 AM
China’s outbound direct ... since the country joined the World Trade Organisation in 2001 and reached a record $118bn last year. At current rates of growth, inbound FDI will be lucky to reach that level again this year, while outbound investment could ...
UPDATE 1-South Korea unveils plans to grow as global yuan hub
Reuters - 10/31/2014 12:05:45 PM
SEOUL, Oct 31 (Reuters) - South Korea will launch direct trading between the yuan and the won in December and adopt a series of measures to make the country ... to seek more stock investment quotas into China under the QFII (Qualified Foreign Institutional ...
Corporate Inversions and Tax Reform: Will Policy Changes Really Bring More Money Back Home?
Daily Kos - 10/28/2014 6:47:11 AM
This is nonsense as US corporations pay some of the lowest effective federal income tax rates in the world! According to ... the US would not currently be home to over $4.9 trillion worth of capital stock by foreign direct investors! According to analysts ...
Understanding Capital And Financial Accounts In The Balance Of Payments
Investopedia - 10/26/2014 4:00:44 PM
... sector assets held in other countries, local assets held by foreigners (government and private), foreign direct investment, global monetary flows related to investment in business, real estate, bonds and stocks. Theoretically, the BOP should be zero.
Investors look to African stock exchanges to tap into growth
Breitbart News - 10/26/2014 1:51:53 PM
Facing subdued growth at home, a growing number of Western ... This new appetite for African investments has driven a proliferation of stock exchanges across the continent, with countries such as Mozambique, Uganda and Tanzania setting up their own markets.
Australia passes laws cracking down on foreign fighters
investing.com - 10/30/2014 5:26:04 AM
Security analysts have put the number of foreign fighters in Iraq and Syria, traveling from scores of countries around the world, in the thousands ... alert for attacks by radicalized Muslims or by home-grown militants returning from fighting in the ...
'India needs more world-class gold refineries to attract foreign direct investment'
The Economic Times - 10/5/2014 1:12:22 PM
Therefore, we need to have more world-class ... refinery in the country. A joint venture between state-owned MMTC and Switzerland-based PAMP SA, has set up its refinery near Gurgaon. Khosla stressed on the need to allow foreign direct investment (FDI ...
Botswana markets unaffected by election fever
Botswana Gazette - 10/30/2014 9:29:27 AM
As part of efforts to attract foreign direct investment ... Stock Exchange (BSE) remained stable and unshaken by market forces. Garry Juma, financial analyst at Motswedi Securities, says this was to be expected because Botswana is generally a peaceful ...
Investors Resume Rush for Stocks, but Fears Lurk
Inside Fidelity - 10/24/2014 11:34:05 PM
The stock market ... to riskier investments. Slow world growth and low inflation have kept yields far lower than many thought possible a year ago, meaning Treasury prices, which rise when yields fall, have remained high. Soft foreign growth has held ...
OPINION: Ireland’s Innovation Economy: Roots at Home and Abroad
Xconomy - 10/29/2014 11:46:38 AM
The Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland—with a combined population of 6.4 million, comparable to Massachusetts—spawned networks at home ... foreign direct investment and recommended that the country “play a bigger role in the world’s flow ...
Relaxed norms to boost realty investments in small cities & aide PE exits, experts
VC Circle - 10/30/2014 7:37:54 PM
A major portion of the developer fraternity is going through liquidity crunch on the back of slow sales across the country. In the note released by the government yesterday, it said the sector witnessed steadily rising foreign direct investment from 2006 ...