Top European FDI destination cities by capital expenditure Q1 2015 

London was the most popular destination city in Europe for FDI capital expenditure in the first quarter of 2015

In the first quarter of 2015, London was the top grossing European city in terms of FDI capital expenditure, attracting $1.68bn. It was followed by the UK city of Wakefield, which saw $1.13bn of FDI inflows.

The two UK cities were the only locations in Europe to see FDI inflows of more than $1bn, the Danish city of Viborg and Irish city of Athenry ranked joint third, and just fell short of this figure, with $960m of FDI inflows. Fifth place went to the Czech Republic's Zatec, which recorded $900m of capital expenditure in the first three months of the year. 

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