|Rank||Country||Stock of direct foreign investment - at home (US$)|
|36||Trinidad and Tobago||102,000,000,000|
|43||United Arab Emirates||80,730,000,000|
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, 2012See also: Stock of direct foreign investment - at home map
FRMO Corp. Makes Investment in the Bermuda Stock Exchange
Yahoo Finance India - 4/16/2014 6:09:25 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 ...
Chicago area aims to attract more foreign investments
Hispanic Business - 4/18/2014 9:56:06 PM
World ... Investment, a trade group. 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 ...
Zimbabwe: Special Economic Zones Underway, Move Tailored to Lure Investors, World Bank Endorses Plan
AllAfrica - 4/17/2014 6:12:24 AM
Government is intensifying efforts to attract foreign direct investment ... have successfully helped emerging countries engineer sustained economic growth over several decades," he said. Another World Bank senior economist responsible for Finance and ...
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.
India FII Ban in Defense may be Partially Lifted, More Comprehensive Changes to Come
india-briefing.com - 4/21/2014 4:20:17 AM
DELHI – As India’s Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP) prepares to carry out its annual review of the country’s foreign direct investment (FDI ... by producing defense equipment at home. [We would] raise the FDI cap [and] allow ...
Ecuadorian Embassy Forum Seeks To Modernize Foreign Direct Investment System
Financial Content - 4/8/2014 7:16:10 PM
"We firmly believe that foreign direct investment (FDI) has the potential to contribute significantly to sustainable economic development but we must have trade policies that work in a 21st century world," said ... of developing countries and the roles ...
10 countries with largest foreign reserves
Rediff Business - 7/23/2009 11:55:04 PM
Analysing China's record foreign exchange reserves growth, economists discovered that luxury home sales in ... It happens to be the 5th wealthiest country in the world in terms of GDP per capita. Foreign direct investment and industrialisation have created ...
Investing in Foreign Stocks: ADRs and GDRs
Investopedia - 11/19/2013 1:26:48 PM
Investing in foreign stocks should be part of any ... to profit from trends and developments outside your home country. The U.S. currently accounts for nearly half of the world's total stock market value, but that's likely to decline in the years ahead ...
China cuts red tape on investments abroad
7 News Yahoo - 4/11/2014 2:30:27 AM
REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon SHANGHAI (Reuters) - China will ease restrictions on overseas investments by local firms and deals below $1 billion ($1.07 billion pounds) will no longer need approval, the ... financial outbound foreign direct investment rose ...
India's BJP to welcome foreign defence investment, keep out big retailers
NBC News - 3/26/2014 1:47:59 PM
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India's main opposition party would welcome more foreign direct investment in defence, if elected, but would delay opening up the country's market of more ... his economic record in running his home state, Gujarat, where the party ...
Foreign direct investment to Africa increases, defying global trend for 2012
UNCTAD - 6/26/2013 10:17:52 PM
Foreign direct ... investment is investment in businesses or economic sectors that are new to a given recipient country. In terms of sources of FDI, TNCs from emerging markets are increasingly active in Africa, the report notes. Measured by FDI stock ...
China Leads In Foreign Direct Investment
Forbes - 11/4/2012 11:56:25 PM
For the first time since 2003, China has surpassed the United States as the world’s largest recipient of global foreign direct investment ... Deere’s latest site in the country, a 1.6 billion yuan ($250 million) investment covering 400,000 square ...
Ireland Heads Forbes' List Of The Best Countries For Business
Forbes - 12/3/2013 11:54:27 PM
Moody’s Analytics doesn’t expect home prices ... % return for the Irish Stock Exchange Overall Index in the 12 months through Nov. 20 ranks first among the top 30 countries. “Ireland has continued to attract direct foreign investment despite its ...
Russia becomes third among world countries with largest amount of foreign investments
voiceofrussia.com - 1/30/2014 7:07:55 AM
The Russian authorities are also doing much to attract foreign investments in the country's economy. This has already been reflected in the latest rating list of the World Bank ... the work of the Russian Fund of Direct Investments. This organization ...