|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
Saudi stock market to open up to foreign investment
Al Arabiya News - 4/17/2015 8:17:52 AM
Saudi Arabia will open its stock market to direct foreign investment on June 15 ... will bring large volumes of capital into the country. With a value of around $532 billion - the bourse is the Arab world's biggest stock market and one of its most diverse.
Saudi Arabia to Open Stock Market to Foreign Investors on June 15
Wall Street Journal - 4/17/2015 6:23:20 AM
Saudi Arabia will open its $530 billion stock market to foreign investments on June 15, a keenly awaited move that will give international investors direct access to the Middle ... share sale ever in the Arab world. To that extent, foreign investors ...
Countries with the largest stock of direct foreign investment, abroad
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Bilateral Investment Treaty (BIT) Between US And China Moving Ahead
Live Trading News - 4/21/2015 5:07:01 AM
Lou made China’s stance known in an interview on the sidelines of the just-concluded World Bank ... share of their overseas investment. China has shortened the negative list on which foreign investments are restricted by host countries in the pilot ...
Foreign investment optimism
Ekantipur - 4/20/2015 2:52:11 AM
With a few new projects signed, including a Power Trade Agreement (PTA) with India, the expectation is that once a new constitution is written, Nepal will be host to plenty of foreign direct investment ... of the worst countries in the world for doing ...
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 ...
Middle East ETFs Set to Soar on Saudi Arabia's Foreign Access - ETF News And Commentary
NASDAQ - 4/20/2015 9:25:54 AM
This is especially true, as the world ... investment funds to gain exposure to this stock market (read: OPEC ETFs Crushed by Oil Crash: What Next?). The plan for foreign direct investment in Saudi stocks, approved last year, will be a big boon for the country.
Saudi bourse to open to foreign traders for first time
Yahoo News - 4/16/2015 6:48:59 PM
Riyadh (AFP) - The Saudi stock market will open on June 15 to direct ... world's largest. However, foreigners were allowed to trade indirectly through Saudi and GCC-based investment funds. The Capital Market Authority said it will issue regulations for ...
RPT-INVESTMENT FOCUS-Foreigners queue for opening of $500 bln Saudi bourse
Reuters - 4/20/2015 7:24:12 AM
Worth more than all other Gulf Arab markets combined, it is one of the last major global bourses to allow direct investment ... proposed foreign ownership be capped at 10 percent of the market's total value and 20 percent of any particular stock.
INVESTMENT FOCUS-Foreigners queue for opening of $500 bln Saudi bourse
Reuters - 4/17/2015 3:27:22 PM
Saudi among last big bourses to allow direct foreign investment ... and a substantial country which offers exposure not just to energy but also to infrastructure, financials and other sectors." While market capitalisations vary with stock prices and ...
India goes all out to court foreign investors
Yahoo Finance - 4/17/2015 8:39:21 AM
The bid to woo foreign investors was in focus this week, as India was the partner country for Hannover Messe - the world's biggest ... the country's stock market is up almost 26 percent over the past year. Foreign direct investment inflows, meanwhile ...
PN investment in India at highest level in eight years
Daijiworld - 4/20/2015 4:42:33 PM
PNs are instruments issued by registered foreign institutional investors (FII) to overseas ... of the total FII investments in the country. The share of PNs, however, was in the range of 25-40 percent in 2008 - the year following the stock market's bull ...
Ahlan wa sahlan: Saudi Arabia to open stock market to foreigners on June 15
Al Bawaba - 4/16/2015 7:31:56 PM
Saudi Arabia will open its $532 billion stock market to direct foreign investment on June 15 ... tens of billions of dollars will eventually enter the country as a result; Saudi Arabia is the Arab world’s biggest stock market and one of its most diverse.
'PH to become a $1 trillion economy by 2029'
Rappler - 4/21/2015 7:44:30 AM
IHS Singapore Asia-Pacific chief economist Rajiv Biswas bared his forecast at the ongoing World Economic Forum on East Asia ... This will help to attract foreign direct investment (FDI) by multinationals into the Philippines manufacturing and services ...
Saudi Arabia On June 15 To Open Stock Market To Foreigners
Eurasia Review - 4/17/2015 3:53:01 AM
Saudi Arabia will open its $532 billion stock market to direct foreign investment on June 15 ... Fund managers believe tens of billions of dollars will eventually enter the country as a result, Reuters said. Eurasia Review is an independent Journal ...