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Overseas Direct Investment (ODI)

Overseas Direct Investment (ODI)

Foreign direct investments are investments made in Indian organizations for improved returns by foreigner nationals. Any Indian person or organization can invest funds in foreign countries via direct means. These are however, subject to Indian Taxation laws.

These ODI opportunities are great avenues for Indian entities to diversify and grow their companies in foreign countries. They can take the form of joint ventures (JV), wholly owned subsidiaries (WOS), share acquisitions, etc. Portfolio investments however, do not fall under the ODI umbrella.

Rules regarding ODI
The complete set of guidelines for ODI is provided by Reserve Bank of India (RBI) and … Read more