International Investing

London mayor upbeat about tech despite investment concerns

Jun 11, 2018

London Mayor Sadiq Khan says he's optimistic the city will continue to attract international investors after Brexit as a survey showed Britain's attractiveness as a destination for foreign direct investment dimmed last year

Ski resort owner surrendering airport hangar in fraud case

May 9, 2018

A former Vermont ski resort owner accused of massive fraud involving foreign investors' money has agreed to surrender an airport hangar in Coventry in addition to other property

FIFA looks for $25 billion, 12-year deal for new tournaments

Apr 11, 2018

FIFA is planning to team up with Saudi Arabian, Chinese and American investors in a $25 billion, 12-year deal that could add two major international tournaments to an already crowded soccer calendar

China president's conciliatory trade gesture raises optimism

Apr 10, 2018

China's president offers US possible trade concessions, raising hopes for end to standoff

Letter to Panama's president from Trump Organization lawyers

Apr 9, 2018

The text of the letter from the Britton & Iglesias law firm to Panamanian President Juan Carlos Varela, as translated by The Associated Press

Cyprus says much investor interest in troubled Co-op bank

Mar 30, 2018

The Cypriot government said Friday that it's ready to "tangibly support" the sale of the island nation's Cooperative Bank to private investors and to guarantee the security of deposits.

Maduro's cryptocurrency 'genius' once pushed US sanctions

Mar 19, 2018

A chief strategist of Venezuela's government-backed cryptocurrency is a former U.S. congressional intern, and he once organized protests against the same socialist administration he's now helping to circumvent U.S. financial sanctions

Stocks sink as technology rally fades; Qualcomm drops

Mar 13, 2018

US stocks fall as a seven-day rally for technology companies ends after President Donald Trump blocked Broadcom's effort to buy chipmaker Qualcomm

Marshall Islands creates its own virtual money to pay bills

Mar 3, 2018

The tiny Marshall Islands is creating its own digital currency in order to raise some hard cash to pay bills and boost the economy

Politics could matter to emerging-market investors this year

Mar 1, 2018

Emerging market funds may be due for more volatility this year with several high-profile elections looming on the calendar.

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