|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’s Overseas Investments, Explained in 10 Graphics
WRI - 1/29/2015 7:34:22 AM
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China Trumps US For Foreign Investment
NASDAQ - 1/29/2015 5:18:22 AM
China became the world's top destination for foreign direct ... 56% of all overseas investments by businesses, up from 52% in 2013 and double their share before the financial crisis of 2008. The change comes after years in which the country has been ...
Draft note floated for foreign funds in REITs
Economic Times - 1/30/2015 2:25:22 AM
NEW DELHI: The government is moving to remove the last hurdle to big-ticket foreign ... permit overseas funds in real estate investment trusts, which have already received a policy green light. The act had been amended in 2005 to allow foreign direct ...
South Africa: the 'most open country for FDI in the world'
southafrica.info - 1/20/2015 8:06:31 AM
South Africa ranks among the most open jurisdictions for Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in the world. Openness is reflected in the overall trend of growing FDI into South Africa over the past 22 years post-1994. South Africa's stock of FDI now accounts ...
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China Proposes Legislative Overhaul of Foreign Investment Regime
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Subsequently, the EJV Law, the CJV Law, and the FIE Law (together, the Existing Laws) formed the three pillars of the existing regime that regulates not only foreign direct investments ... or other overseas stock exchanges, including leading Chinese ...
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 ...
Vietnam’s shrimp king courts foreign investors
Salt Lake Tribune - 1/30/2015 4:12:45 AM
A draft measure proposes that foreign investors be allowed to make "unlimited" investments in non-voting shares of public companies. "If we stay on the Ho Chi Minh Stock Exchange ... growing seafood exporters in the world, with the national industry's ...
Philippine Stocks Add to a Hot Streak
Wall Street Journal - 1/27/2015 7:03:56 PM
One of the world’s top-performing stock ... working overseas will keep up spending, economists say. At the same time, President Benigno Aquino III is trying to tackle corruption and ramp up infrastructure development, encouraging foreign investment.
Outside the Box: 2015 Investment Themes
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He sees any Fed rate increase being pushed out “as the deflationary effects of the oil price plunge sink in and investors – and the Fed – realize that foreign ... abroad are likely to keep declining as are emerging market stocks. Here are our 13 ...
Israeli VCs rush to China seeking investments, exits
The Times Of Israël - 1/28/2015 4:03:47 PM
On Tuesday, Delek Group Ltd. informed the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange ... for some 40% of the world’s GDP – Israel has no choice but to pursue partnerships and investment with these markets, said Ohad Cohen, Director-General of the Foreign Trade ...
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Overall, it expects foreign ... in the world lost value compared with the U.S. dollar, with the Russian ruble "leading the way." A stronger dollar can hurt companies that do a large share of their business overseas because sales in other countries ...
China says to throw its weight behind firms expanding overseas
Reuters - 1/28/2015 12:57:40 PM
China's outbound investment last year hit $102.89 billion (68 billion pounds), for an annual increase of 14 percent, state news agency Xinhua said, but the ... for firms issuing stocks and bonds overseas and to broaden the use of foreign exchange reserves ...
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Eurasia Review - 1/28/2015 10:27:21 AM
Unlike those of other countries, CIC does not have free and direct access to the country ... corporation and the largest alternative investment firm in the world. However, this group lost more than 50% of its stock value within months, hitting CIC ...
Russia's credit cut to 'junk' a blow to aspiring world power, but immediate fallout is limited
US News and World Report - 1/27/2015 4:12:08 PM
MOSCOW (AP) — Russia has seen its credit grade cut to "junk" status for the first time in over a decade, a big blow for a country that wants to be a world ... abroad. However, the downgrade amounts to a warning on the risks of investing. Many global ...