Israeli tech companies have proved attractive acquisition targets in recent years but greenfield investment had already been declining as Covid-19 hit.
Although the Covid-19 pandemic has hit London’s FDI inflows, the UK capital seems to be faring better than its global competitors.
The political and social instability in Hong Kong has seen its investors increasingly eyeing opportunities in Europe.
Global SWF’s GSR scorecard shows sovereign wealth funds (SWFs) and pension funds are performing well when it comes to governance and sustainability, but resilience scores are disappointing.
The Covid-19 pandemic has affected all areas of FDI, with the technology, media and telecoms sector seeing M&A activity drop sharply in the first half of 2020.