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Foreign Investment

  1. Is short selling allowed in India?

  2. Is there short selling in China?

  3. What does the law say about non-U.S. citizens buying stocks of U.S. companies? Are there any restrictions?

  4. I live in the U.S. How can I trade stocks in China and India?

  5. Is a Canadian resident allowed to participate in a direct stock purchase plan from a U.S. company such as Pfizer?

  6. I am a non-U.S. citizen living outside the U.S. and trading stocks through a U.S. internet broker. Do I have to pay taxes on the money I earn?

  7. What parties are involved in the creation of an American depositary receipt?

  8. Is there a difference between ADR and ADS?

  9. Why are big foreign companies considering delisting their American depositary receipts?

  10. What risks do organizations face when engaging in international finance activities?

  11. How does a depository bank benefit from issuing an ADR for a foreign company for free?

  12. How do businesses decide whether to do FDI via green field investments or acquisitions?

  13. Do all international markets trade between 9:30am and 4pm local time?

  14. Why would a multinational corporation conduct a vertical foreign direct investment?

  15. Does a company's American depositary share equal one share of common stock?

  16. What is the difference between a global fund and an international fund?

  17. Why does a crisis in emerging markets cause U.S. Treasury yields to decrease?

  18. If I am American, can I buy a foreign mutual fund?

  19. Can stocks be traded on more than one exchange, such as, for example, on both the Nasdaq and the NYSE?

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