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ASEAN
Association of Southeast Asian Nations

Benchmark Definition
Benchmark Definition of Foreign Direct Investment , Third Edition (OECD, 1996)

BOPSY
Balance of Payments Statistics Yearbook (IMF, various years)

BPM5
Balance of Payments Manual, fifth edition (IMF, 1993)

ECB
European Central Bank

ECLAC
Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (United Nations)

Eurostat
Statistical Office of the European Communities

FDI
Foreign direct investment

G-7
Group of Seven major industrial countries

IFS
International Financial Statistics (IMF, various years)

IIP
International investment position

ITRS
International transactions reporting system

M&A
Mergers and acquisitions

OECD
Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development

SIMSDI
Survey of Implementation of Methodological Standards for Direct Investment

SPE
Special purpose entity

SDDS
Special Data Dissemination Standard (IMF)

UBO
Ultimate beneficial owner

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