International Investing

Turkey's Erdogan vows US boycott, but diplomats resume talks

Aug 14, 2018

The Turkish currency has stabilized near record lows as investors gauge the government's next move to avoid a full-blown financial crisis.

Germany to tighten checks on foreign investment plans

Aug 8, 2018

The German government plans to tighten rules on foreign investments in some companies to lower the threshold at which it can consider blocking such plans

Tennis head touts windfall for nations to approve World Cup

Aug 7, 2018

Tennis leaders are offering to lob more cash at countries to persuade them to overcome resistance and back plans for a $3 billion revamp of the Davis Cup

Adieu: Trade jitters drive investors out of foreign stocks

Jul 26, 2018

Spooked by the threat of a global trade war, U.S. investors withdrew nearly $10 billion from international stock funds last month, according to Morningstar

Turkish central bank move raises questions over independence

Jul 24, 2018

Turkey's currency plunges amid growing questions over the central bank's ability to set policy without interference from the increasingly powerful office of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.

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