WAVTEQ Data & Products Division develops WAVTEQ and Financial Times products including:
WAVTEQ Lead Generation Division provides overseas business recruitment services with a key focus on delivering greenfield FDI transactions. Our team have secured over 1,000 greenfield FDI projects, generating $50 billion in capital investments and 500,000 new jobs. With FDI consulting offices in 16 cities and 13 countries we cover 85% of the global FDI market. Key services include:
We have full service FDI attraction offices in:
WAVTEQ Consulting Division provides Management Consulting and Software Development services to economic development organizations and multinational enterprises. Our key services include:
Supporting our consulting services:
I just finished reading your report on Brexit and I must say it is the most comprehensive one I laid my hands on to date. Impressive team and wealth of data you have! Will continue to be subscribed!
Every FDI officer in the world should have your tools.... you are always one step ahead of everyone else.
World Trade Centre, Dubai, UAE
7th April 2019
On April 7th, WAVTEQ and AIM will be hosting a capacity-building workshop on 'How to Attract FDI from the Gulf: Investment Opportunities and Best Practices'. This workshop will examine in-depth the FDI opportunities to attract investment from Gulf based companies and the best practices to identify and engage with Gulf investors. Read More
I have just returned back to the office following my attendance at the UN World Cities Day observance held this year inside the aesthetically remarkable St Georges Hall, Liverpool.Read more...
Chris' appointment is recognition of his leadership and contribution to the field of economic development, particularly in relation to the use of software solutions to enhance investment attraction and promotion efforts. As well as managing the commercial operations for Wavteq, Chris leads the data franchise for fDi Intelligence, Financial Times/Nikkei in the US market.
WAVTEQ is delighted to announce the opening of its first GCC office. The new operation is located in Dubai Airport Free Zone which provides optimal international accessibility and the highest quality business facilities for our team and clients as well as proximity to over 1,600 existing businesses in the Zone. This is the latest addition to Wavteq's network of 15 locations in major business and FDI hubs worldwide.
WAVTEQ's joint venture, International Investment Services GmbH ("IIS") establishes a new office in Istanbul, Turkey in August 2019 expanding the IIS office network in Europe to 6 countries.
International Investment Services GmbH ("IIS") establishes a new operation in Frankfurt, Germany and Europe's financial capital in July 2019.
In February 2018, WAVTEQ organized the Abu Dhabi Week in India which was hosted by the Abu Dhabi Investment Office in New Delhi and Mumbai. The objective of Abu Dhabi Week in India was to showcase multiple investment opportunities and to promote local industries and services in Abu Dhabi, the capital of the UAE.
WAVTEQ has acquired full ownership of Amplify FDI, an Ottawa consulting firm specializing in economic development consulting. Amplify FDI will lead WAVTEQ's management consulting services in North America and will support global economic development consulting projects.
WAVTEQ has launched its new Incentives for Sustainable Development Report. With fewer than 4,000 days left for countries to reach the UN's Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by 2030 and increasing competitions between locations to attract sustainable foreign direct investment (FDI), WAVTEQ has conducted a global review to ascertain the types of incentives for sustainable development that have been designed and the SDGs that are being targeted.
fDi Intelligence, a service from the Financial Times, has just released its fDi Report 2019, the most authoritative publication on global trends in greenfield foreign direct investment. The fDi Report 2019 reveals that greenfield capital investment increased by 42% in 2018 to $663bn, while the number of FDI projects increased by 7% and job creation by 25%.
Momentum Technologies, Canada's leading consulting services company within Oracle and Java technologies, has expanded into Tunis, Tunisia with the opening of a new IT outsourcing office.
WAVTEQ is pleased to announce a new study of investment promotion for sustainable development in cities, providing best practice case studies from around the world on how city governments and investment promotion agencies (IPAs) can attract FDI aligned to Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).The study is published in the newly released seventh issue of The IPA Observer by UNCTAD.
The Canada'Indonesia Trade and Private Sector Assistance (TPSA) Project is a five-year, C$12-million project funded by the Government of Canada through Global Affairs Canada. The project is executed by The Conference Board of Canada, and the primary implementation partner is the Directorate General for National Export Development, Indonesian Ministry of Trade.
WAVTEQ has launched Issue 2 of its new High-Performance Industry Cluster Reports series. Issue 2 focuses on the 'FinTech Sector.' Since 2012, FinTech FDI capital expenditure has been growing by roughly 13.57% per year. As the sector evolves, it's important that destination markets seeking to attract FinTech FDI are well informed on how to best position themselves and benefit economically from the sectors increasing growth. Download, for FREE, WAVTEQ's latest report to identify the investment opportunities in the sector and learn more about global FinTech FDI trends.
Dr Henry Loewendahl, CEO of WAVTEQ, was invited to give evidence at the House of Commons on Wednesday 23 January. Joined by investment experts, Dr Ilona Serwicka, UK Trade Policy Observatory and Jonathan Athow, Deputy Director General, Economic Statistics, Office for National Statistics, Dr. Loewendahl covered a range of topics focusing on UK Investment policy.
WAVTEQ, a leading provider of data, technology and consulting solutions for the economic development community, has built a dynamic supplier portal for CFI Haiti, the government of Haiti's official Investment Facilitation Center. Available in French, English and Spanish the 'Haiti Services Providers' (HSP) Portal is an online database platform which presents information on service providers located in Haiti to overseas investors.
The Inter-American Development Bank has published a paper by Dr. Henry Loewendahl, Group CEO of WAVTEQ, on 'Innovations in Foreign Direct Investment Attraction.'
In collaboration with Regus, WAVTEQ's Belfast office is teaming up with a local charity 'The Welcome Organisation' to support people affected by homelessness across the city.
Our Belfast team are organising a Christmas donation appeal and we would like your help to make smiles this Christmas!
WAVTEQ has announced the launch of AUSTRALIA INVESTMENT MONITOR (AIM), a unique platform to track the expansion of Australian-headquartered companies domestically within Australia across all regions and sectors.
International Investment Services GmbH ("IIS") has established an operation in Marseille in November 2018.
Last month at the FT Manufacturing Summit in London, WAVTEQ's Matt Harvey was interviewed by the Financial Times , where he talked about digitization in manufacturing.
Watch the interview here; Matt's contribution starts at 50 seconds and again at 2mins 18secs.
WAVTEQ, the economic development business attraction consulting group, has launched the first annual edition of its 'Global Incentives Report'.
WAVTEQ has announced its first GCC office in Dubai. The new office will be operational by the end of 2018 and is based in Dubai Airport Free Zone...
Cities have become the driving force of economic growth and development. Corporate FDI strategies are very strongly focused on cities; the top 100 cities attracted nearly one-quarter of global FDI capital investment and job creation in 2017...
Our new report, Investing in an Urban World, presents the 2017 WAVTEQ City FDI Performance Index. Cities have become the driving force of economic growth and development. Corporate FDI strategies are very strongly focused on cities; the top 100 cities attracted nearly one-quarter of global FDI capital investment and job creation in 2017.
WAVTEQ has announced the launch of CANADA INVESTMENT MONITOR (CIM), a unique platform to track the expansion of UK-headquartered companies domestically within Canada, across all regions and sectors.
SAIC Motor, China's largest carmaker and top vehicle exporter, plans to establish a joint venture manufacturing facility in Tunisia with local company Meninx Holding. The plant will specialise in the production of Morris Garage-branded vehicles and will export to African and European markets...
We are proud to announce that WAVTEQ will be speaking at the 23rd annual WAIPA World Investment Conference (#WIC18) which is being held in Xiamen, China from 7-9 September 2018...
WAVTEQ has announced the launch of UK INVESTMENT MONITOR (UKIM), a unique platform to track the expansion of UK-headquartered companies domestically within the UK, across all regions and sectors...
WAVTEQ has launched its new High-Performance Industry Cluster Reports. Issue 1 of the series looks at the 'Insect Sector' which is a sector achieving a 100% growth rate per annum and is projected to become a multi-billion-dollar industry...
Shintech Louisiana LLC have invested $1.49 billion in the state to develop a new chlor alkali and vinyl chloride monomer production facility. The company is a wholly owned subsidiary of Japan's Shin-Etsu Chemical Co. Ltd., the world's largest PVC producer.