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fDi's Investors of the Year 2018: IWG takes Amazon's crown

Global office providers are top of the fDi Investors of the Year 2018 ranking.

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fDi Global Cities of the Future 2018/19 – the winners

Singapore has been crowned fDi’s Global City of the Future for the third year in a row, while London and Dublin have retained their positions in second and third, respectively. Cathy Mullan reports.

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fDi Strategy Awards 2018 – the winners

Investe São Paulo has been named fDi’s Investment Promotion Agency of the Year, while organisations from across the globe are recognised. 

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Polish Cities of the Future 2019/20   CLOSED February 2019
Smart Locations of the Future 2019/20   25.1.19 April 2019
Biotech Locations of the Future 2019/20   25.1.19 April 2019
American Cities of the Future 2019/20   6.2.19 June 2019
Island Economies of the Future 2019/20   13.2.19 June 2019
Asia-Pacific Cities of the Future 2019/20   29.4.19 August 2019
Fintech Locations of the Future 2019/20   29.4.19 August 2019
Global Free Zones of the Year 2019   7.6.19 October 2019
Tourism Locations of the Future 2019/20   26.8.19 December 2019
European Cities and Regions of the Future 2020/21   30.9.19 February 2020

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From Rankings

Top fDi Performers 2018

In a year-end tally, fDi finds that Dubai dominated our rankings throughout 2018, with the most appearances in the league tables, followed by London, Paris, Dublin and Singapore

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From Rankings

fDi’s Global Free Zones of the Year 2018 – the winners

A look at the finest free zones in the world as judged by fDi's panel of experts. 

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From Locations

Nation Brands ranking 2018

The US is once again Brand Finance's most valuable nation brand, while China, Germany and the UK witnessed strong brand growth too.

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Digital Economies of the Future 2018/19 – the results

London’s success in attracting major technology companies has helped it to land fDi’s award for best digital economy.

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fDi’s Latin American States of the Future 2018/19 – the winners

São Paulo ranks first in an inaugural study of states in Mexico and South America. 

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fDi's Top US Counties 2018: big cities bring home the investment

Research shows that the areas attached to large cities are taking the lion's share of investment.

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fDi’s Top Tiger Cub Cities 2018: Ho Chi Minh shows its claws

Which cities are doing the best job of enticing investment in the ‘tiger cub’ economies of south-east Asia?

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Mozambique tops 2017 Greenfield FDI Performance Index

Which countries outperform their size when it comes to generating greenfield FDI?

Russia claims fDi Diversification Index hat-trick

Russia continues to lead the fDi Diversification Index, followed by Ukraine and Ecuador.

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fDi’s Aerospace Cities of the Future 2018/19 – the winners

Singapore retains its leading position as fDi’s top city for aerospace investment.

Sri Lanka most diversified island economy again

Sri Lanka and New Zealand remain at the top of the table of diversified island economies, while Malta has risen to third place.

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Where do German companies invest?

A look at Germany’s recent outward investment history shows China is the preferred destination. 

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fDi Magazine

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