FDI drivers and political stability

4 November 2020

Will blockchain reshape trade and investment?

Cryptocurrencies have made headlines in recent years, but it is the blockchain technology that underpins them that could alter the worlds of trade and investment. By Lara Williams for Investment...

30 October 2020

Industry 4.0: The revolution investors cannot ignore

The fourth industrial revolution has seen innovation and automation transform manufacturing. Keeping up with these advancements is a daunting task, but a necessary one. By Ruth Strachan of Investment Monitor....

30 September 2020

The relationship between FDI and international trade

Trade and foreign investment are different but related types of transactions that play fundamental roles in the global economy. By Jon Whiteaker of Investment Monitor. Foreign direct investment (FDI) and...

29 September 2020

What is FDI?

Definitions abound, but what does foreign direct investment, commonly abbreviated to FDI, actually mean and entail? By Sebastian Shehadi of Investment Monitor. Global foreign direct investment (FDI) transactions were worth...

28 September 2020

Why BEPS is a taxing matter for MNCs

Efforts by the OECD to target base erosion and profit shifting (BEPS) among multinational corporations are causing companies to re-evaluate their tax strategies. By Lara Williams of Investment Monitor. Base...

22 September 2020

A guide to the key FDI drivers

A look at the most important factors that multinational companies should consider when choosing a foreign location in which to invest. By Viola Caon of Investment Monitor. While there are...