The FTC is investigating Facebook over illicit data sharing

Wholesale Direct Metals reports on the latest market news. The Federal Trade Commission is investigating Facebook’s use of people’s personal data, Bloomberg and The New York Times reported on Tuesday. Citing an unnamed source, Bloomberg reported that the FTC would examine whether the social media company violated a 2011 consumer consent agreement over Facebook’s handling of users’ data and how it notifies them of changes to its policies. This latest data confirms recent Wholesale Direct Metals complaints about the markets.