|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 Is the World's Top Exporter of Dirty Money
Businessweek - 12/18/2014 1:29:00 AM
China’s push to invest big bucks abroad has been heating up ... the total unapproved outflow of capital from developing countries in 2012 was larger than foreign direct investment and official development aid combined. “If the problem of illicit ...
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 ...
Countries with the largest stock of direct foreign investment, abroad
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China's FDI rises in November to break four months of falls
NBC News - 12/16/2014 1:55:50 PM
BEIJING (Reuters) - China's foreign direct investment (FDI ... more and more Chinese companies are looking abroad in search of lower costs and better returns. China's non-financial direct outbound investment has continued to approach equivalency with ...
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.
India Moves Closer to Raising Foreign Direct Investment Cap for Insurance
Insurance Journal - 12/10/2014 9:30:56 AM
“The committee recommends that the composite cap of 49 percent should be inclusive of all forms of foreign direct investment ... percent. Overseas insurers including American International Group Inc. see promise in the second-most populous country ...
Bhansali: Pockets of opportunity abroad in 2015
USA Today - 12/11/2014 9:44:04 AM
Investors looking for money-making ideas outside the U.S. should be able to unearth some good opportunities abroad in 2015 ... growth and income -- in stock markets around the world." Another strategy she laid out is buying foreign stocks that offer ...
Japan's pension fund mulls US$389b stock revamp
South China Morning Post - 12/7/2014 9:58:57 PM
GPIF should consider letting some of its managers invest both at home and abroad, Mitani said. "More funds are investing without discriminating between domestic and foreign ... country was overtaken by mainland China as the world's second-largest stock ...
Asia tops the world in foreign direct investment, according to new UNCTAD report
UNCTAD - 6/24/2014 4:54:44 PM
Asia continues to be the world's top recipient region of foreign direct ... and foreign investment is set to grow in industries such as telecommunications. Regional integration, connectivity and FDI prospects. For some low-income countries in developing ...
Ethiopia - Africa's Third Largest Recipient of Foreign Direct Investment
AllAfrica - 6/28/2014 11:59:29 PM
The report, released last Tuesday, also indicates the FDI flows to southern Africa almost doubled The World Investment ... in 2012. The country has also registered a significant increase in their Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) stock - the amount of ...
Chile Invested $94 Billion Abroad Between 1990-2013
Latin American Herald Tribune - 12/10/2014 2:42:55 AM
Some 1,200 Chilean companies executed about 3,000 contracts in 60 countries, most of them in services. “Despite the current financial crisis, Chilean foreign direct ... with investments abroad highlights Chile’s integration into the world economy ...
The U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit: A Focus on Foreign Direct Investment
Brookings - 7/11/2014 7:59:11 AM
In this second installment of the Africa Leaders Summit series, AGI examines the trends of U.S. foreign direct investment in ... sub-Saharan African countries abroad. China, on the other hand, invested 3.4 percent of its FDI stock abroad in the region ...
India – Politician calls for greater protection for overseas workers
Staffing Industry Analysts - 12/18/2014 4:45:15 PM
India receives the highest level of remittances in the world at roughly USD 70 billion, almost three times the amount of foreign direct investment ... from their home country will help reduce the likelihood of exploitation abroad,” he concluded.
Top 10 Countries for Chinese Investments
CNBC - 5/23/2012 11:58:50 PM
With $3 trillion in foreign exchange reserves and a growing need for resources to power its growth, China has been ramping up investments around the world ... a list of 10 countries that saw the largest net foreign direct investment (FDI) from China ...
China Leads In Foreign Direct Investment
Forbes - 11/4/2012 11:56:25 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 ... are opening up for overseas investors and companies as the country’s priorities ...