Latest articles from Spencer Anderson

Chinese cities on the rise

A McKinsey report says that by 2025, more than 100 of the world's leading cities in economic terms will be located in China

Communications boom in Latin America

Latin America's communications sector shows impressive growth, achieving record capital expenditure in 2010

Hong Kong joins global IFC top three

Hong Kong is now the third most important financial centre in the world, according to think tank report

From Locations

Investors guided by caution in 2010

Sluggish FDI figures show that economic worries continued to dampen confidence last year.

From Locations

fDi Intelligence predicts new investment hotspots

Outlook Report pinpoints four countries that are set for short-term FDI boom.

Latvian mayors attack government FDI policy

Mayors criticise Latvian prime minister's reliance on FDI to help balance the country's books

Montreal seeks development plan funding

Montreal is seeking further funding towards its 2025 development project

From News

Unctad calls for FDI rethink

Investment into the world's least developed countries offers too little assistance to local economies, according to an Unctad report

life sciences
From Rankings

Moscow tops fDi life science rankings

Moscow is the surprise number one city for attractiveness for life sciences projects, while at the country level the US is still streets ahead of competitors

Mipim interviews: European mayors

The mayors of six major European cities tell Spencer Anderson and Courtney Fingar about the signature development plans and projects they hoped to promote at the Mipim 2011 global real estate gathering

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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