|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
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 ...
Foreign cash flow must be transferred to banking sector via EGX due to US dollar crisis
Daily News Egypt - 7/24/2016 6:31:24 AM
Egypt’s current crisis of low foreign currency reserves requires that the banking sector has direct access to foreign cash flows via the stock market ... them into shares in another country, and then sell them abroad in the currency of that country.
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 ... state groups Based on the historical experiences of other countries, China’s global stock of outbound foreign direct investment (OFDI), which includes investing in corporate ...
India Stocks: Foreign buying tops $1 billion in July
Gulf News - 7/23/2016 11:04:36 AM
Foreign investors are stepping up their exposure to Indian financial assets, betting that the world’s fastest ... Data from the National Stock Exchange, the country’s biggest bourse, shows that foreign portfolio as well overseas institutional investors ...
Foreign athletes use Brazilian connections to make it to Rio
Chron - 7/24/2016 6:31:24 AM
Golfer Miriam Nagl played abroad most of her life ... Vrlic of Croatia were hired to play for Brazil despite not having direct connections to the country. They were among five foreign-born players picked to play for the Brazilian team by Croat coach ...
An Upside Down World
Seeking Alpha - 7/23/2016 9:41:41 PM
What has been the outcome of this unprecedented debt binge and monetary stimulus by the world's central bankers? Michael Hartnett, Bank of America Merrill Lynch's Chief Investment Strategist ... economic growth rates and stock market returns higher ...
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.
China’s Overseas Investments, Explained in 10 Graphics
WRI - 1/28/2015 8:35:48 PM
1 Starting in 2010, two Chinese state-owned banks (China Development Bank (CDB) and the Export-Import Bank of China (China Exim)) lent more money annually to other developing countries than the World ... overseas investments, known as outward foreign ...
Southeast Asia Receives More Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) Than China, Which Is Now The World's Third-Largest Foreign Investor
International Business Times - 3/5/2014 10:45:18 AM
... foreign investor in the world. Last year ASEAN-5 countries, the biggest economies in Southeast Asia, received $128.4 billion in foreign investment, a 7 percent increase from $120 billion in 2012. Meanwhile, foreign direct investment (FDI) into China ...
Obama: Development must remain top foreign policy plank
9 WTVM - 7/24/2016 12:04:51 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama, taking stock Wednesday of his efforts to boost living standards in developing countries, said he made global development a "fundamental pillar" of U.S. foreign policy because it's a good investment, and he urged ...
The Retreat Of Neoliberalism – OpEd
Eurasia Review - 7/24/2016 1:30:45 AM
For decades African countries have been forced by the World Bank and International Monetary Fund to implement neoliberal policies, including opening their markets to foreign competition ... credit boom is direct borrowing from abroad”.
Global Investment Guide: How To Invest In 25 Countries Around The World
Forbes - 4/19/2016 12:00:00 PM
In the world of global ... when it includes foreign investments, because foreign assets don’t move exactly in tandem with domestic stocks and bonds (e.g., they are not perfectly correlated). On the return side, by looking abroad, investors open their ...
Foreign Direct Investment Into India Jumps 26%, U.N. Says
The Wall Street Journal Blogs - 6/23/2016 7:58:16 AM
India’s fast-growing economy attracted $44 billion in foreign direct ... abroad: $380 billion of it flowed into the world’s largest economy last year. Among executives surveyed by the UNCTAD, 19% picked India as the most promising host country for ...
Foreign Investment Routes: The FDI And FPI
Investopedia - 1/28/2014 11:59:37 PM
The former is an example of direct ... foreign investment, since it is much more stable than FPI and signals long-lasting commitment to an economy. But for an economy that is just opening up, meaningful amounts of FDI may only result once overseas ...
China’s direct investment in Africa: Reality versus myth
Brookings - 9/3/2015 3:17:01 AM
First, on the scale of China’s direct ... “overseas direct investment” (ODI) show a stock of $26 billion in Africa as of the end of 2013. This number would amount to about 3 percent of total foreign direct investment (FDI) on the continent. UNCTAD ...