The fourth quarter of 2015 saw increased investment in the western European life sciences sector, compared with the previous quarter.
fDi Intelligence identifies the latest data trends driving crossborder greenfield investment
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The number of projects recorded by US companies in Canada has been in decline since 2012.
Total FDI from Europe into Asia-Pacific suffered a decline in 2015, marking a third year of decreased investment between the two regions.
Year on year growth in Latin America's logistics, distribution and transportation sector came to an end in 2015.
Even without the data for December, it is already clear that Kenya enjoyed a major increase in inward investment in 2015 when compared with 2014.
Russia remains the leading destination for FDI inflows in central and eastern Europe, but its share of the market has been in steady decline since 2012.
Logistics, transportation and distribution FDI into Latin America experienced period of increase between January 2012 and December 2014.
Year-on-year decreases in FDI inflows in the global oil and gas sector look set to continue in 2015, with declining crude oil and natural gas prices likely to further deter interest in the sector.
The US software and IT services sector has seen a drop in crossborder investment.
An fDi Markets report shows that the Philippines almost doubled project numbers between 2011 and 2014.
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