India overtakes China in direct investment by US

investFDiData released by the US Treasury shows that India has overtaken China in terms of direct equity allocation by US investors. The statistics show India makes up 1.8% of US foreign equity holdings as at December 2015, against 1.6% of China.

US investment in Indian equities has risen to $12 billion in December 2015.

During the same period, US investors’ direct investment in Chinese equities declined to $11.1 billion.