FTC Investigates Facebook-Instagram Deal

Facebook’s purchase of Instagram made headlines due to Instagram’s $1 billion price tag.  Well the deal is not yet complete and the FTC has launched an investigation into the acquisition, seeking information from Google Inc. and Twitter. While the details are still unclear, it could be the FTC just following protocol, as they usually launch investigations of significant deals. There is no doubt this deal is significant.

Do you think the investigation is just routine?

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Posted on May 10, 2012, in InstaNews and tagged , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 2 Comments.

  1. is another dot com bust around the corner?

  2. Will you not be purchasing FB stock?

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