|Rank||Country||Stock of direct foreign investment - abroad (US$)|
|35||United Arab Emirates||61,959,999,488|
|67||Trinidad and Tobago||3,828,999,936|
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, 2014See also: Stock of direct foreign investment - abroad map
Two faces of foreign direct investment
Dawn - 5/23/2016 2:51:26 AM
Foreign direct investment is perhaps one of the most ambiguous ... border capital flows but is financed from incomes generated on the existing stock of investment in host countries. Equity and loans from parent companies account for a relatively small ...
Continued growth for Australia’s inward Foreign Direct Investment::
investinaustralia.com - 5/26/2016 5:49:49 PM
As Australia transitions from the end of the greatest mining boom in the country’s history, figures just released by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) show that Australia’s stock of Inward Foreign Direct ... drop in overseas investment in ...
East of England attracts 40% more foreign direct investment
Senegal Actu - 5/25/2016 11:13:08 PM
Other key FDI destinations, such as Spain, the Netherlands, Belgium and Ireland, all posted positive growth in 2015 but countries in Central and ... of the region when it comes to attracting overseas investment, a new study has claimed.
2016 A.T. Kearney Foreign Direct Investment Confidence Index® Finds Foreign Investors Likely to Reduce UK Investment Flows in the Event of Brexit
Financial Content - 5/25/2016 8:54:08 AM
The 2016 A.T. Kearney Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) Confidence Index® is constructed using primary data from a proprietary survey administered to senior executives of the world's leading ... in 27 different countries and span all sectors.
4 Countries Apple Inc. Needs to Invade
Investor Place - 5/18/2016 5:16:22 PM
The 10 Best Dividend Stocks in Tech Looking overseas, the combined populations of Apple’s Big Three (China, U.S. and Brazil) total 1.916 billion, but the remaining seven most populous countries ... government under Foreign Direct Investment programs.
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 ... stock exchange). Assets acquired from ...
How International Issues Affect Foreign Investment in U.S. Real Estate
Yahoo Finance - 5/27/2016 5:12:51 PM
The biggest foreign residential ... economic trouble encourages a country's wealthiest citizens to invest in assets abroad when that option is feasible. In an effort to reduce China's economic slowdown after multiple stock market crashes in the summer ...
Malaysia’s 1Q16 net international investment down to RM10.9b
Malaysiakini - 5/20/2016 8:52:55 AM
while foreign-owned assets in Malaysia declined by RM11.6 billion to RM1,544.7 billion. Direct investment registered a net assets position of RM31.1 billion at the end of 1Q16, down RM51.5 billion from Dec 31, 2015. Direct Investment Abroad (DIA) stock ...
China to become one of world’s biggest overseas investors by 2020
Financial Times - 6/25/2015 10:19:27 PM
China will become one of the world’s biggest cross-border investors ... Based on the historical experiences of other countries, China’s global stock of outbound foreign direct investment (OFDI), which includes investing in corporate mergers ...
Dealing with an ambiguous world: Can Singapore cope?
Today - 5/27/2016 11:29:15 AM
The traditional role of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA) of every country is to be the principal interlocutor of the country with the world ... The overseas Chinese communities were then largely regarded as a source of investment and economic expertise.
NDA's second anniversary: BJP highlights achievements of Modi govt
Firstpost - 5/26/2016 4:20:56 AM
The country has become the highest recipient of foreign direct investment and insurance sector alone has attracted Rs 9,000 crore froam abroad, it said ... India has become the world's clean energy capital, as per the presentation. With regard to ...
Asia Frontier Capital's Travel Report To A Pakistan Investment Conference In Dubai
Seeking Alpha - 5/27/2016 7:40:11 AM
China Pakistan Economic Corridor "CPEC" - part of China's "One Belt - One Road" initiative will entice massive infrastructure investments in Pakistan ... has helped bring down the country's import bill and strengthen its foreign reserves position.
Balance of payments and external risk
The Jakarta Post - 5/24/2016 3:04:34 AM
Oil exports to those countries fell ... their appetite to invest abroad. Their investment abroad slowed to a trickle, only $0.09 billion, compared with the robust $2.2 billion in Q1 2015. The $2.2 billion net foreign direct investment figure in Q1 2016 ...
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.
Iceland pulled off a miracle economic escape by breaking almost every rule
The Business Insider - 5/26/2016 1:00:30 AM
In contrast to eurozone countries (core as well as periphery) that remain deeply constrained by excessive external debt, Iceland has just paid down its foreign obligations ... already strong tourism and stock market investment booms into overheated ...