EchoStar Bids for Hughes Electronics

Also: Global Airlines and US Airways, Tyco and Sensormatics, and others

Thompson Corp. agrees to buy Newsedge Corp (NEWZ ) for $2.30/share. (8/7)

EchoStar Communications (DISH ) offers to buy Hughes Electronics (GMH ) for 0.75 DISH share/GMH share. (8/6)

Global Airlines offers $27 per share cash for US Airways Group (U ). (8/6)

Tyco International (TYC ) will acquire Sensormatics (SRM ) for $24 in TYC stock per share. (8/3)

Dial Corp's (DL ) board says the company's interests would be best served if it is part of a larger enterprise. (8/3)

Some say that Airnet Systems' (ANS ) founder Gerald Mercer and some other big stakeholders want to sell the company: BW. (8/3)

Teradyne (TER ) says it will acquire Genrad (GEN ) for 0.1733 GEN share per TER share. (8/2)

Danaher (DHR ) says it will acquire Cooper Industries (CBE ) for $54-$58/share. (8/1)

Zebra Technologies says it will acquire Fargo Electronics (FRGO ) for $7.25/share. (8/1)

WSJ reports that the US and European regulators are taking a harder look at Cendant's (CD ) buyout of Galileo International (GLC ). (8/1)

Vishay Intertechnology (VSH ) agrees to acquire General Semiconductor (SEM ) for $13.54/share. (8/1)

Royal Bank will acquire Tucker Anthony (TA ) for $24/share. (8/1)

Intl. Bancshares will buy National Bancshares (NBT ) for $24.75/share cash. (7/30)

b>Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.A ) says it will buy for Xtra Corp (XTR ) for $55/share cash. (7/30)

GE Capital will buy Heller Financial (HF ) for $53.75 per share. (7/30)

US Airways Group (U ) and UAL Corp (UAL ) terminate their merger agreement. (7/30)

Tucker Anthony (TA ) says it is currently engaged in merger talks. (7/27)

Knight Trading (NITE ) is vulnerable to a takeover: BW. (7/27)

Coflexip's (CXIPY ) board recommends that holders tender shares: EUR 199/CXIPY share or 9 Technip shs = 8 CXIPY shs. (7/26)

Ntelos (NTLO ) will acquire Conestoga Enterprises (CENI ) for $40 per share in stock, cash. (7/25)

Before it's here, it's on the Bloomberg Terminal. LEARN MORE