|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
United States-China two-way direct investment: Opportunities and challenges
Brookings - 2/22/2015 11:55:13 PM
The stock of Chinese direct investment in the United States is also lower than would be expected given that the United States is the world ... Foreign Investment in the United States have soured many Chinese investors on the U.S. market. The two countries ...
Petrobras (PBR) Scandal Hitting the Stock and Brazil Hard
ZACKS - 2/27/2015 5:08:26 PM
(Read our blog: Brazil Stocks Down, Real Tumbles, Petrobras Cut to Junk.) Investors should note that Petrobras attracts considerable direct foreign investment into the country. Moreover, Brazil – the 2014 FIFA World Cup organizer – has been selected to ...
Nigeria – West Africa’s rising investment hub
Busbyway - 2/23/2015 4:12:55 AM
The country is the 6th largest producer of petroleum in the world ... Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in Africa. It recorded a USD5.6 billion inflow for 2013. At the same time, international investors bought USD786 million (NGN127.41 billion) of Nigerian ...
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 ...
Europe's Woes and the World's Poor
The Huffington Post - 2/27/2015 6:02:42 AM
Or should that be done through a blast of public investment financed with yet ... Take the 34 economies currently classified by the World Bank as "Low Income Countries"--"LICs" in development parlance. They are home to 850 million people whose combined ...
Budget 2015: Jaitley must dissuade second home investments to deflate property bubble
Firstpost - 2/28/2015 3:45:31 AM
Dissuade investment ... of the world. It adds nearly 700-800 tonnes (US$40 bn) each year. About 25,000 tonnes of gold is held by temples, trusts and households. Gold imports have worsened current account deficit leading to a drain of precious foreign ...
Prime Minister Abe Seeks to Link Japan's Security Policy to the Modern World
Economy Watch - 2/26/2015 7:04:09 PM
Japan built an egalitarian society, achieved rapid economic recovery to become the second largest economy in the world in less than 25 years ... ‘When an armed attack against a foreign country that is in a close relationship with Japan…threatens ...
Greenpeace vs Government Of India: Foreign Hand in Glove!
The Economic Times - 2/24/2015 5:23:19 AM
Since the 1990s, though, we’ve learnt to love things ‘foreign’, especially when related to money. Acronyms like FDI (foreign direct investment ... in today’s world where the lines are fast blurring. A natural resources-rich country like India ...
Bikinis and Bolsas: The Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Indicator
Investment U - 2/28/2015 10:26:23 AM
When a bikini-clad supermodel from a foreign country graces the cover of Sports Illustrated, her appearance tends to kick off a [four-year] bull run in the stock market of her ... not its investment value. But here’s the crazy thing: This indicator ...
Defense Stocks Tell All We Need to Know About Unstable World
Townhall.com - 2/19/2015 5:00:37 AM
And anyone who has watched their stock prices soar since 2013 would likely be able to tell you that the indecisive, erratic, and at times inexplicable foreign policy ... these areas of the world can easily tip one off to great investments in virtually ...
Guest post: slow start for HKG-Shanghai stock connect
Financial Times - 2/18/2015 6:49:10 AM
These two programs now offer about US$117bn in cumulative quotas, more than double the maximum US$48bn allowed for the Shanghai link through Stock Connect. So with a growing appetite for Chinese shares and a new, direct investment channel available to buy ...
RBS to slash investment banking after huge loss
Yahoo News - 2/26/2015 11:18:51 AM
Other one-off charges included £2.2 billion of conduct and litigation charges, including £320 million in the fourth quarter relating to the rigging of foreign ... unit, home to most of its investment banking activities, will slash its countries of ...
Remarks at Mansfield Foundation Event
U.S. Department of State - 2/23/2015 11:54:02 PM
With hundreds of millions of citizens lifted out of poverty, the region is home to some of the fastest growing economies on the planet, home to more than one-third of the world ... of foreign direct investment in the region – U.S. investment stock ...
India Stocks: Expect nail-biting ahead of budget
Gulf News - 2/21/2015 11:56:24 PM
The stakes are undoubtedly high with stock ... foreign investors to pump in money for building highways and stepping up output. This can happen only if doing business is made easy — India currently stays at near the bottom of countries around the world ...
Number of High Net Worth Individuals in Poland to Rise to 33,017 by 2018
Benzinga - 2/22/2015 5:32:51 AM
Behavioral mapping of private banking and wealth management in the country is also presented ... commodity index, foreign direct investments, domestic capitalization of market, interest rate, government debts, stock market performance, and balance of ...