* Otkritie bank, once Russia's biggest private lender, bailed out
ZURICH, Dec 14 UBS has put former Commerzbank boss Martin Blessing in charge of its market-leading wealth management business, sparking speculation that the Swiss bank could be lining him up as an eventual successor to chief executive Sergio Ermotti.
LONDON, Dec 14 A group of minority investors in Millennium & Copthorne Hotels has rejected a takeover offer from the company's majority shareholder and called on other investors to follow suit to defeat the offer, which values the business at 2 billion pounds ($2.7 billion).
* TRANSACTION HAS A PROPERTY VALUE OF NOK 14 MILLION AND WILL BE OPERATED UNDER OK MINILAGER BRAND
* SABBY MANAGEMENT REPORTS 9.99 PERCENT PASSIVE STAKE IN INSPIREMD AS OF DEC 12 - SEC FILING Source text: (http://bit.ly/2zcFtkG) Further company coverage:
Walt Disney Co has struck a deal to buy film, television and international businesses from Rupert Murdoch's Twenty-First Century Fox Inc for $52.4 billion in stock as the world's largest entertainment company seeks even greater scale to combat growing digital rivals Netflix Inc and Amazon.com Inc.