What $22 Billion Can Get You: Facebook’s Acquisitions in Perspective

Imagine if your company had so much money that you could spend $22 billion on acquiring other companies. While this would only happen in most people’s wildest dreams, it is the reality for Facebook. In 2013, Honduras and Afghanistan brought in less money than Facebook’s acquisitions. The top 13 big budget blockbuster films combined only total $2.4B, yet that $22B in acquisitions is still $8B away from reaching Mark Zuckerberg’s net worth of $30B, which is