Tuesday, February 20, 2018
SA article: How The Network Effect Will Allow Match Group To Dominate For Years To Come
"The company has been a serial acquirer, acquiring PlentyOfFish in 2015, and working on acquiring one of its' biggest rival 'Bumble'."
Match Group never discloses revenue per its each and every 45 brands.
It has big debt, in the range of USD 1.3 Billion.
"The company has been a serial acquirer", as they can not innovate in the Online Dating Industry, they acquire to show illusory success to investors.
The new CEO wants to feminize Tinder, and will not acquire Bumble at all.
And moreover, there are other problems in the near future, as Legislation that can forbid automatic rebilling clauses for Online Dating Sites.
TechCrunch article: Facebook should actually be Tinder too