Latest articles from Spencer Anderson

Investors hit out at Brazil’s poor infrastructure

Investors have expressed concerns that Brazil will struggle to upgrade its infrastructure in time for the 2014 World Cup

Singapore is top HQ destination

Singapore is the top destination for headquarters investments so far in 2011, according to fDiMarkets

Japan's retail projects to fall significantly

Less investment would mainly hurt China, US, India and the Asia-Pacific region

Atlanta favoured US destination for HQs

Figures from fDiMarkets show that Atlanta, Georgia is the top US location for companies looking to set up a headquarters in the country

Business sector still on top in Asia-Pacific

Sector maintains its top spot as the largest recipient of FDI projects in the region


Building a legacy

São Paulo mayor Gilberto Kassab tells Spencer Andersonthat real-estate investors continue to be drawn to the Brazilian city because it offers good value, despite criticisms over its burdensome regulation and a possible overheating of property prices

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Rwanda: Open for business

Rwanda's economic growth, efforts to tackle corruption and improving relations with its neighbours are making it a prime draw for investors, its prime minister tells Spencer Anderson

From Companies

Time up for Medichem's Maltese haven?

Medichem has grown its Malta business out of the country’s patent-free status for drugs. But with Malta's entrance into the EU and changing legislation, the clock is ticking for the pharmaceuticals company

Instability rocks MENA FDI outlook

Continuing political instability in the Middle East and north Africa has cast a pall over the region's investment potential

New supervisor for GAFI

Egyptian cabinet to rule over country's investment authority

Global greenfield investment trends

Crossborder investment monitor

fDi Markets is the only online database tracking crossborder greenfield investment covering all sectors and countries worldwide. It provides real-time monitoring of investment projects, capital investment and job creation with powerful tools to track and profile companies investing overseas.

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Corporate location benchmarking tool

fDi Benchmark is the only online tool to benchmark the competitiveness of countries and cities in over 50 sectors. Its comprehensive location data series covers the main cost and quality competitiveness indicators for over 300 locations around the world.

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Research report

fDi Intelligence provides customised reports and data research which deliver vital business intelligence to corporations, investment promotion agencies, economic development organisations, consulting firms and research institutions.

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