|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 says to ease restrictions on overseas investments
CNBC - 4/15/2014 6:36:15 AM
China will ease restrictions on overseas ... stock investment between Shanghai and Hong Kong, a small step towards opening China's capital account and letting Chinese individuals buy foreign equities overseas. China's non-financial outbound foreign direct ...
Countries with the largest stock of direct foreign investment, abroad
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China set to revise foreign investment law
The Peninsula - 4/16/2014 8:54:03 PM
“China should combine foreign investment law with company law, which will give national treatment to overseas companies on the Chinese mainland and pave the way for the country ... is the world’s second-largest recipient of foreign direct investment.
Rise in foreign direct investment in China
The bull - 4/17/2014 5:58:05 AM
Foreign direct investment ... the ministry said. Investment overseas rose last year, hitting $US90.17 billion, and officials said it could overtake FDI this year. Positive overall quarterly earnings and encouraging data protected US stocks this week ...
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 ...
Foreign investment law to be revised [China Daily: Africa Weekly]
TMCnet.com - 4/16/2014 10:16:58 AM
"China should combine foreign investment law with company law, which will give national treatment to overseas companies on the Chinese mainland and pave the way for the ... China is the world's second-largest recipient of foreign direct investment.
FDI in Bulgaria in January-February was 114.1M euro
The Sofia Globe - 4/14/2014 2:58:31 PM
Foreign direct investment in Bulgaria in the first ... Such financial flows include financial loans, suppliers’ credits and debt securities, BNB said. By country, the largest direct investment in Bulgaria in January-February came from the Netherlands ...
Here's Why Australia's Biggest Funds Are Moving Huge Amounts Of Money Into Overseas Stocks
businessinsider.com.au - 4/14/2014 5:43:09 PM
“The top 10 stocks ... invested overseas. The Australian share market represents just 2.3 percent of world-market capitalization, according to Bloomberg-compiled data. At the end of December, the value of Australian investments in foreign equities ...
FRMO Corp. Makes Investment in the Bermuda Stock Exchange
Market Watch - 4/16/2014 2:13:11 PM
The Bermuda Stock Exchange led the world in this sector with listings of more than ... “The Government of Bermuda has made positive changes to better enable foreign-direct investment in Bermuda businesses to accelerate growth in our economy and create ...
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 ... together a list of 10 countries that saw the largest net foreign direct investment (FDI) from ...
Foreign Investment in the United States and Three Latin American Countries
National Center for Policy Analysis - 7/22/2013 10:55:38 AM
As of the 1890s, for example, foreign investors owned about one-fifth of the stock ... country in the world. Thus: In 2011 the United States received a flow of foreign direct investment of nearly $227 billion, and Americans invested directly abroad almost ...
China January foreign direct investment rises in sign of confidence
Yahoo Finance - 2/18/2014 10:48:46 AM
BEIJING (Reuters) - China drew $10.76 billion in foreign direct investment ... of foreign investment every year since joining the World Trade Organization in 2001, as businesses jumped at the chance to enter the world's most populous country.
Chicago area aims to attract more foreign investments
Chicago Tribune - 4/17/2014 11:58:59 PM
World Business ... The potential for foreign direct investment to boost metropolitan economies is significant enough that the Brookings Institution is carrying out its first analysis of how it "plays out across the country," said Devashree Saha, associate ...
Global foreign direct investment declined by 18% in 2012, annual report says
UNCTAD - 6/26/2013 10:17:52 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.