Assignment Requirements: Case Study
Facebook: Evaluate the recent decision by Facebook to acquire WhatsApp for US$19 billion. What were the reasons for the decision? Is the purchase of and the price paid for WhatsApp in line with Facebook’s strategic goals? Use your own research into this topic and your knowledge of the analytical tools and business concepts to assess whether this was a good investment decision or a poor one.
the structure of this report:
›Case study summary
›The body of the report: create your own headings. Try to keep your headings short and relevant to your critical evaluation.
main focus: you must make judgement about this business decision, and using research to support your argument.