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15:09 May 18, 2002
French to English translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial
French term or phrase: actifs cantonnés
Ce programme permet de gérer les actifs cantonnés des portefeuilles d'assurance.
Joy Lewis
Local time: 14:57
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Summary of answers provided
4 +1restricted assets
GILOU
4 +1hived-off asset
Sara Freitas
4immobilised assets
Mabel Garzón


  

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restricted assets


Explanation:
Answerer: Yolanda Broad
Nov 1, 2000

Réponse: restricted assets;Explication:
From Termium, for restricted assets:
English:Finance
restricted assets s CORRECT
OBS - Restricted Assets are those that are limited to a specific amount which may be outstanding at any one time (e.g. Standing Travel Advances, Petty Cash and Imprest Bank Accounts). s
1983-05-05

This definition would appear to fit the sense of "cantonné," which means *restricted to a certain space/use* (i.e. for billeting or stationing military personnel)--meaning verified in a number of sources

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GILOU
France
Local time: 20:57
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in pair: 2482

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agree  Nicole Dargere
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immobilised assets


Explanation:

It could be

Mabel Garzón
Colombia
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 4
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hived-off asset


Explanation:

(1)
TERM actif cantonné

Reference JOCE C 121/1995
(2)
TERM actif transféré dans le canton

Reference JOCE C 121/1995



(1)
TERM hived-off asset

Reference OJEC C 121/1995




    Reference: http://europa.eu.int/eurodicautom/
Sara Freitas
France
Local time: 20:57
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 688

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Jean-Luc Dumont: right dans le contexte : Enron et le cantonnement d'actifs: Enron used several SPVs to hive off assets and liabilities and thereby made the balance sheet illusory.
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