How do I find information on foreign direct investment?
Library Catalogue for Investments--Foreign (sort by Newest First).
- OECD iLibrary -- select "Browse by Theme and Country" and select Finance and Investment + your country of choice. Also use OECD International Direct Investment Statistics.
Passport by Euromonitor -- search for your country of choice + Country Profile and look for FDI mentions
World Development Indicators (World Bank WDI Online)
World Resources Institute and search "Foreign Direct Investment".
For Canadian information:
- Global Affairs Canada.
- See the tables in Statistics Canada - Corporations Return Act. See also Table: 33-10-0033-01, Table: 36-10-0008-01 and Table: 33-10-0084-01
- Canada's Trade and Investment Performance
For company lists:
- Capital IQ in the Business Library (not available from off campus) and follow these directions:
Geographic Location - make your choice - Add to Criteria
(Edit geographic location results by clicking on Edit beside results number - change Target to )
Private Placement Details - Features - Foreign Investments
Add to Criteria
Choose next location - Add to Criteria (this location will be the Target/Issuer location)
**General Transaction Details
Choose date range
Add to Criteria/Update
**Customize Display Columns
choose Transaction Details
General Transaction Details
** View Results
You can export your results set into Excel
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