|Rank||Country||Stock of direct foreign investment - at home (US$)|
|41||United Arab Emirates||102,999,998,464|
|42||Trinidad and Tobago||102,000,001,024|
|90||Bosnia and Herzegovina||7,720,999,936|
Definition: This entry gives the cumulative US dollar value of all investments in the home country made directly by residents - primarily companies - of other countries 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 - at home map
Home Country Bias: The Worst Offenders
thereformedbroker.com - 7/26/2016 6:39:10 PM
Not so much, on a stock market performance basis. According to a new paper at Vanguard, there are six primary reasons for the home country bias, as we observe it throughout the English-speaking world ... perceive foreign investments as inherently ...
FDIs to Nigeria, S’ Africa, Kenya fall by 46%
guardian.ng - 7/25/2016 3:45:34 AM
Current World Investment Report (WIR 2016) has revealed a seven per cent drop in Foreign ... on any of the stock markets in Kenya, Uganda or Tanzania. In Malawi, the survey observed that pension funds may invest up to 100 per cent (direct investment ...
Trade and FDI need a ‘one-stop shop’ not a ‘one more stop’
Daily Mirror - 7/26/2016 10:13:55 PM
Many investors openly complain about the difficulties even after the introduction of broad liberalization measures with respect to foreign direct investment (FDI ... administration procedures in their home countries and other countries they have invested.
The Latest: Kerry talks with Brunei foreign minister on laws
US News and World Report - 7/25/2016 12:28:08 PM
Kerry met with the foreign ministers from the 10 members of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations at a regional security conference in Laos on Monday and made no direct ... at home involving Prime Minister Najib Razak and a state investment fund ...
Chinese Set New Record for US Investments
theepochtimes.com - 7/25/2016 7:20:19 AM
With the stock market crash in China that began in June 2015, the flow of outbound investment from China to the rest of the world soared ... “The rapid growth of Chinese outbound (Foreign Direct Investment) FDI in the first half of 2016 has triggered ...
Battered by climate change, small island states turn to selling passports
dominicanewsonline.com - 7/26/2016 7:14:58 PM
In the years after independence, the island’s small-scale farmers made ends meet by growing bananas for export, until the World ... foreign investment into Dominica. Since then, it’s been the main source of foreign direct investment into the country ...
Colombia's Accession To The OECD: Expected Benefits In Light Of The Mexican And Chilean Experiences
Seeking Alpha - 7/26/2016 7:50:45 PM
Over five years later, Colombia seems to finally be in the closing stages of the process that will, if successful, make them the 36 th member of the club encompassing the ... of these countries? Let's first look at Foreign Direct Investment (FDI).
Two-thirds of corporate honchos satisfied with Modi government's performance: Survey
Times of India - 7/26/2016 1:45:41 PM
The world measures the government of a nation on the basis of its condition in its own country ... home the farmer would know what price to sell the crops at. Next point is about, food processing, value addition. We opened up 100% foreign direct investment ...
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.
Foreign athletes use Brazilian connections to make it to Rio
Chron - 7/24/2016 6:31:24 AM
The 35-year-old Nagl, who plays in the Ladies European Tour and is No. 444 in the women's world rankings ... 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 ...
Skechers Earnings: Slowing at the Worst Possible Time
Lincoln Journal Star - 7/25/2016 8:03:16 AM
Shares of the country's second-largest footwear brand ... the fundamentals at Skechers may not seem as dire as Friday's stock activity. A secret billion-dollar stock opportunity The world's biggest tech company forgot to show you something, but a few ...
Why Gold Is Your Best Long Term Investment
Money Morning - 7/26/2016 3:01:26 AM
Stocks and ... once the richest country in the world. Spanish conquests in South America produced mind-boggling amounts of gold, at the expense of the brutal enslavement of the native people. But unrestrained spending, expensive foreign wars and shockingly ...
Where Are Chinese Investments in Africa Headed?
WRI - 5/15/2014 8:19:40 PM
While investment from more developed countries has remained about the same ... 2012 Statistical Bulletin of China’s Outward Foreign Direct Investment By 2012, China’s OFDI stock globally passed $531.94 billion, of which $21.73 billion, or 4.1 percent ...
Future of biotech company Streck remains entangled in the lawsuits of a divided family
Omaha.com - 7/25/2016 12:53:46 AM
He wants Streck sold to the highest bidder, possibly a Chicago investment ... at home. Streck’s products, including equipment and supplies for laboratories dealing with blood, immunity and research, are sold around the country and in more than 50 foreign ...
Market capitalization of BSE-listed companies at record high
Live Mint - 7/25/2016 7:08:59 PM
Policymakers from the Group of 20 (G-20) countries agreed during ... receiving continued flows from foreign institutional investors, who have pumped in a net of $984.54 million since the start of the year. Their investments this month are on course to ...