“Even Disney shows interest in acquisition of Twitter’
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The Walt Disney Co. working with a financial advisor to see whether the company has a bid can do on the messaging service Twitter.
That have anonymous sources with knowledge of the matter to news agency Bloomberg. Earlier it became known that Google and Salesforce also have an interest in the social network.
According to Nick Bilton, author of a book about the rise of Twitter, is Disney by high officials of the Twitter is seen as the perfect target acquisition.
May going to Twitter for the end of this year in the sale. The share of Twitter rose Friday, more than 20 per cent by speculation about the sale. It was the biggest increase of the share in the three-year beurshistorie of the company.
Twitter has trouble attracting new users. The turnover is rising, but not as strong as in, for example, competitor Facebook. Twitter has a market value of more than $ 15 billion.