About us

The fDi Benchmark group of services from the Financial Times is the most reliable data platform to detect, monitor and analyse the relative strengths and weaknesses of all key investment locations in the world.

You can use our fDi Benchmark tool to build compelling commercial propositions to sell a location. Convert investment opportunities by leveraging our foreign direct investment (FDI) brochures. Tap into a fully customised research report when you need an in-depth assessment of a FDI topic. Or utilise our value propositions to proactively reach potential investors. And much more.

fDi Benchmark Services is part of the fDi Intelligence portfolio of investment products and services from the Financial Times Group. The full fDi Intelligence suite – in addition to the fDi Benchmark Services – includes:

fDi Markets - A central bank of information on the globalisation of business. The service tracks crossborder greenfield investment across all sectors and countries worldwide, with real-time monitoring of investment projects, capital investment and job creation.

fDi Magazine – The world's premier publication for the business of globalisation. Published on a bi-monthly basis with an ABC-certified circulation of over 15,000, fDi Magazine provides an up-to-date image of the global investment map to crossborder investment professionals and corporate decision-makers.

GIS Planning - An online data tool that provides comprehensive demographic and industry data businesses need to make successful site-selection decisions in your location. Businesses seeking successful locations begin their research online. Ensure they can find the critical data they need with GIS Planning's location analysis web tool.