Dear reader,

The cold winter months are here in Boston, but the crypto currencies are getting hotter than ever. I am not talking about the skyrocketing price of Bitcoin or Ether but the larger and wider impact that these novel currencies are making throughout the world. In Zimbabwe, bitcoin traded at twice its cost as in the rest of the world as Zimbabwe's dollars depreciates as a result of hyperinflation. Read more here (https://goo.gl/AQud1J). In Venezuela, people are turning to crypto currencies to purchases things like medication as well as to pay employees. Rich and poor, all are converting bolivars into bitcoins as their fiat currency is quickly losing value. See news here (https://goo.gl/PC2pcd). While Chinese government is not so friendly about these crypto currencies, a Chinese millionaire just bought four F1 cars using Litecoin (a form of crypto-currency). Read here (https://goo.gl/MsYfDC). With this trend, we may not be far from crypto currency denominated global trade as well as crypto based FDI! 

Below are select FDI insights from the month of November across different regions. Please review our portal for more insights happening throughout the world.       

FDI Analytics + US Chamber of Commerce

We are working with the US Chamber of Commerce  - the world’s largest business organization representing the interests of more than 3 million businesses of all sizes, sectors, and regions - as strategic partner on their upcoming Invest in America! summit (early 2018). Visit the site here (https://goo.gl/1MVMKd) or click below to understand how you can benefit the conference.

Interested in create FDI location profile? Need further insights?

Visit our website at www.fdianalytics.com for insights on FDI and global business expansion. Please feel free to reach out to us at info@fdianalytics.com if you would like to explore benefits of creating FDI Analytics Location Profile based on your location.

Make sure you follow us on Facebook, Twitter or LinkedIn by clicking on the icons below and keep up to date with the latest in FDI insights on companies and countries all around the world.