Ring fence

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a fence which encircles a large area, or a whole estate, within one inclosure.
See under Fence.

See also: Fence, Ring

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The PRA revealed the costs of the structural overhaul, with the extra needed in capital reserves across the industry - an amount set to rise as ring-fenced divisions will also need to hold an additional "systemic risk" buffer.
But in its latest consultation paper on ringfencing, the PRA revealed the costs of the structural overhaul, with the extra needed in capital reserves across the industry - an amount set to rise as ring-fenced divisions will also need to hold an additional "systemic risk" buffer.
Antonio Simoes, chief executive of HSBC Bank, said: "Creating the head office of our ring-fenced bank in Birmingham brings us closer to more of our customers and employees across the UK and supports our ambition to be the bank of choice.
Global Banking News-September 8, 2015--HSBC selects name for UK ring-fenced bank
CONSTRUCTION has begun on the new head office of HSBC's ring-fenced bank at 2 Arena Central - days after its new name was unveiled.
Mental health funding in Wales was ring-fenced in 2008-09 to protect and enhance core services.
COMEDIAN Lenny Henry yesterday called for cash to be ring-fenced to support a more ethnically diverse media.
The end of ring-fenced funding for certain services was part of the deal John Swinney did with local authorities for a council tax freeze.
Total quantity or scope of tender: Subject to availability, SDS intends to contract for approximately 17,150 employability opportunities of which 2,650 are to be ring-fenced for delivery by colleges in the 2015/16 Financial year.
The ring-fenced entities will be banned from high-frequency trading and commodity derivatives trading.
I have asked the government minister responsible, Eric Pickles to provide ring-fenced funding to local authorities for library services.
The Government is planning to broaden the range of activities allowed within ring-fenced businesses.