|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 to allow individuals buy overseas financial assets
Financial Times - 5/30/2015 3:52:07 AM
The latest move would enable Chinese individuals to buy overseas stocks, bonds and real estate directly rather than pick from a handful of government-approved foreign mutual funds ... It will also allow direct investment, including mergers and acquisitions ...
How the world's oldest investment trust plans to maintain its 44-year dividend record
Daily Telegraph - 5/29/2015 11:34:26 PM
The world’s oldest investment trust, Foreign & Colonial ... Now for the first time in years we have direct exposure to the Japanese stock market. Two holdings are Isuzu Motor, a diesel engine maker, and Toyota Tsusho, the trading arm of Toyota Group.
Argentina’s Elections Spell New Hope For Investment and Global Openness
nearshoreamericas.com - 5/26/2015 11:59:28 PM
“Whoever wins, there is a great possibility for Argentina to reinitiate a path of openness to the world – to remove currency exchange controls, welcome investments from abroad, modernize the country ... about 12 to 13. Foreign direct investment in ...
Countries with the largest stock of direct foreign investment, abroad
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Honduran President Introduces New Branding Identity to Promote the Country Abroad
Financial Content - 5/27/2015 8:56:20 AM
The colorful logo will be included in national and international marketing efforts promoting Honduras’s tourism, foreign investment ... the entire country.” Flores said that more than just a design, the branding initiative shows the world the pride ...
Full Of Air? What A Soaring Dollar Means For You
Forbes - 5/27/2015 11:58:16 PM
Jeff DeAngelis is the chief investment ... overseas, it can mean the difference between a good earnings report and a disappointing one. One beneficiary of the dollar’s rally is the U.S. businesses that purchase raw materials or inputs from foreign countries.
Government asks industry to take benefits of 'Capital Goods Scheme'
Economic Times - 5/29/2015 6:33:47 PM
Under these circumstances, this scheme will help the "industry in acquiring technologies from abroad ... other developed countries has not been significant despite liberalisation of policies for technology transfer and foreign direct investments.
Is Globalization the Real Cause of US Unemployment and Chronic Stagnation?
Daily Kos - 5/27/2015 1:56:59 PM
Steel executives told lawmakers last week that the job cuts are a direct result of foreign ... world in inward FDI, much of it in the US manufacturing sector. The UNCTAD's World Investment Report shows that the US is home to nearly a fifth of the world's ...
Chinese Investments in U.S. Businesses Are Accelerating
NewsFactor Business Report - 5/21/2015 11:58:14 PM
The Chinese Ministry of Commerce reported that the nation's total foreign direct investment in 2013, the latest year for which statistics are available, was $107.8 billion, making it the third largest in the world behind the U.S. and Japan. But it ...
'Call for achhe din was to get rid of the bad, we have achieved that'
The Tribune India - 5/29/2015 11:05:48 PM
To get black money back from abroad we need cooperation of countries around the world. At the G20 Summit ... deficit to 4 per cent as against our target of 4.1 per cent. Foreign Direct Investment has risen by 39 per cent and Foreign Institutional ...
IMD Releases Its 2015 World Competitiveness Ranking
investorideas.com - 5/28/2015 2:31:35 PM
LAUSANNE, SWITZERLAND - May 28, 2015 (Investorideas.com stocks newswire) IMD, a top-ranked global business school in Switzerland and Singapore, today announced its annual world ... foreign direct investment which may reflect investor perceptions of the ...
Why Millions Of U.S. Investors Are Missing Out On High Yields
NASDAQ - 5/27/2015 11:26:39 AM
As the Chief Strategist of High-Yield International, my job is to scour the globe for the world's highest yielding investments ... stocks yield less than 2%, on average. Most U.S. investors dismiss the idea of investing abroad. They tend to think other ...
Trade deal would expand rights of foreign investors, at the expense of everyone else, guest opinion
MLive - 5/29/2015 6:59:26 AM
Corporate profits and stock markets are near record highs. Tax rates for investment income remain well ... workers in Detroit and elsewhere around the US into direct competition with workers in countries like Vietnam (where minimum wages run below 60 ...
Centre relaxes norms to treat NRI investments as domestic
IN - 5/21/2015 5:10:13 PM
New Delhi: The government today decided to liberalise foreign direct investment norms for NRIs and overseas citizens of India (OCI) as it aims to increase capital flows into the country.A decision ... connectivity link to the world. But Indias ageing ...
Rajnath Singh hits out at Rahul Gandhi, says PM not going abroad for holidaying
The Indian Express - 5/28/2015 6:56:26 PM
This is the reason the PM visits various countries. Another reason is the Make in India initiative. But our rivals are not understanding the Make in India programme at all. Make in India is for creating world ... limit of foreign direct investment (FDI ...