Definition of 'ring-fence'
Example sentences containing 'ring fence'
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He is expected to go much further than plans to ring-fence funds but leave the banks as single units. The Sun (2013)The first is a proposal effectively to ring-fence European hedge funds from the rest of the world. Times, Sunday Times (2009)If a guaranteed income is offered, check how exactly the company plans to ring-fence the money. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Yesterday the Government published its plans to ring-fence the retail and investment arms of the banks. Times, Sunday Times (2011)
Definition of ring-fence from the Collins English Dictionary
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