Facebook Investor DST Now Buying Common Stock at $6.5 Billion Valuation

No one can ever accuse Yuri Milner of not having faith in Mark Zuckerberg and the Facebook leadership team. Less than two months ago, Milner’s Russian investment firm DST invested $200 million for just under 2% of the company in the form of preferred stock, without getting a board seat. Now, DST is moving forward with the employee stock purchase agreement it and Facebook announced at the same time it announced the $200 million investment in May.