Figure 4.7 Majority participation in M&A deals (purchases), leading OECD investors, 1997
Source: KPMG cited in UNCTAD, World Investment Report 1998.
UNCTAD, World Investment Report 1999.
Based on study by J. Cavanagh and S. Anderson, Institute for Policy Studies, Washington, DC, 1996.
In 1998, Germany's FDI outflows surged to US$86.6 billion following a number of mega mergers and acquisitions such as the acquisition of Bankers Trust by Deutsche Bank (US$9.1 billion) and the Daimler-Chrysler deal (US$40.5 billion). UNCTAD, World Investment Report 1999.
For more information on TNCs from emerging economies, see also Annex 4.2; derived from UNCTAD, World Investment Report 1998, pp. 48–9.
Chapters 3.1.4, 3.3.2 and 3.3.3.
Some of these companies have been converted into public limited companies to broaden their access to private share capital.
See Definitions and Explanatory Notes, 2. Types of FDI.
See also Chapters 5 (China) and 6 (India).
Institut für Wirtschaftsforschung, Ifo Schnellbericht no. 15, 1997.
UNCTAD, World Investment Report 1996.
M. B. Rao, Joint Ventures. International Business with Developing Countries, 1999, pp. 17–28.
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Book title: Foreign Direct Investment in Russia: A Strategy for Industrial Recovery.
Contributors: Paul Fischer - Author.
Publisher: St. Martin's Press.
Place of publication: New York.
Publication year: 2000.
Page number: 130.
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