Answers.com Acquired By Summit's AFCV

Cody, Tamika
February 2011
Mergers & Acquisitions Report;2/7/2011, Vol. 24 Issue 6, p9
The article reports that Answers.com has been acquired by AFCV Holdings for 127 million U.S. dollars.


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