Having done the most costliest acquisition in the world, Vodafone is now on the receiving end from Verizon communications which presumably be the third costliest acquisition
Top 3 acquisitions in terms of volume
1. Vodafone AirTouch's acquisition of Mannesmann AG for $202.8bn in 1999.
2. America Online (AOL)'s acquisition of Time Warner for $164.7bn in 2000.
3. Vodafone'45% stake sale in Verizon Wireless to Verizon Communications for $130 billion : under process