Facebook shares fall further on Wall Street

Facebook shares fall further on Wall Street
Facebook faces political pressure. Pic: Getty

Social network faces increased political pressure in Britain and US, with calls for chief executive Mark Zuckerberg to appear before committees

Facebook shares fell further in early trading on Wall Street this afternoon, having dropped by almost 7 per cent to $172.50 in New York last night as the social media giant faced increasing political pressure over reports that British-based Cambridge Analytica acquired and used information about Facebook customers.

There were calls from politicians on both sides of the Atlantic for Facebook chief executive Mark Zuckerberg to appear before...

Subscribe from just 1€

Exclusive offers

Choose the subscription that is right for you

Monthly Subscription

€1

For the first month

€19.99 Monthly Thereafter

Subscribe today

Cancel anytime

Annual Subscription

€200€149

For the first year

€199.99 annually thereafter

Subscribe today

Cancel anytime

Quarterly Subscription

€55€42

For the first 90 days

€55.00 quarterly Thereafter

Subscribe today

Cancel anytime

These offers are not available for current subscribers. Offers and pricing are subject to change without notice.

Terms & Conditions Apply

Please Subscribe or Log in to continue

Subscribe Login

Related Articles

More from The Business Post