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Inward Foreign Direct Investment

Inquiry

Background

1. The Committee has launched an inquiry into inward Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) – where overseas investors acquire ownership of, or a controlling stake in, UK businesses.

 

2. The Committee’s inquiry will look at issues including: Government strategy for promoting and facilitating inward FDI; the role of the new Office for Investment; the proposed National Security and Investment Regime; and the role played in UK inward investment by foreign governments’ Sovereign Wealth Funds.

Reports, special reports and government responses

No reports or special reports published.

Oral evidence transcripts

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26 May 2021
Inquiry Inward Foreign Direct Investment
Witnesses Lawrence Slade (Chief Executive at Global Infrastructure Investor Association), Dr Ashley Thomas Lenihan (Fellow, Centre for International Studies at London School of Economics), and Camilla de Coverly Veale (Head of Regulation at The Coalition for a Digital Economy)
Committees International Trade Committee
Oral Evidence
26 May 2021
Inquiry Inward Foreign Direct Investment
Witnesses Neil Francis (Interim Managing Director at Scottish Development International), Professor Riccardo Crescenzi (Professor of Economic Geography at London School of Economics), Emily Kent (Head of Economy, Skills and Culture at Cornwall Council), and Professor Susan Scholefield CMG (Visiting Professor of Politics at University of Surrey)
Committees International Trade Committee
Oral Evidence
IFD0018 - Inward Foreign Direct Investment
Witnesses Diego López (Managing Director at Global SWF)
Committees International Trade Committee
Written Evidence
IFD0017 - Inward Foreign Direct Investment
Witnesses UK Statistics Authority
Committees International Trade Committee
Written Evidence
IFD0016 - Inward Foreign Direct Investment
Witnesses Taylor Wessing LLP
Committees International Trade Committee
Written Evidence

Other publications

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