Judge kills zombie Winklevoss lawsuit against Facebook

The back-and-forth drama played out publicly for years until, in 2008, the Winklevosses and Narendra signed a settlement valued at $ 65 million, part in cash and part in Facebook stock. But the trio later tried to pull out of the deal, alleging that
See all stories on this topic »

Business News

Facebook Now Worth $50 Billion

NEW YORK (TheStreet) — Facebook announced Friday it has raised $ 1.5 billion, valuing the social networking giant at $ 50 billion.

The investment was broken into two parts: Goldman Sachs clients outside the U.S. participated in a $ 1 billion fund that was completed on Friday, and Goldman and Russian firm Digital Sky Technologies separately invested another $ 500 million in December.

Facebook said in a press release it has no plans to use the funds immediately, but that they will be used for continued expansion. …

Click to view a price quote on GS.

Click to research the Financial Services industry.