hive off

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Synonyms for hive off

sell (off)


Synonyms for hive off

remove from a group and make separate

withdraw (money) and move into a different location, often secretly and with dishonest intentions

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P&G is to hive off its Jif peanut butter and Crisco cooking oil brands to Ohio based jam maker Smucker to form a company specialising in `all American comfort food'.
When the two divisions of Littlewoods were created a year ago, the main board denied that the intention was to hive off the pools sector, but continued pressure on football pools, allied to potential growth from online business, prompted a rethink.
Now his absence from the constituency and Gov-ernment role in driving through a hated plan to hive off council houses has chilled relations further.
For him, it was not self-interest that caused potential witnesses to hive off in silence after le sieur Mahot, in the Vieux Marche at Saint-Germain-en-Laye, raised a meat cleaver against his screaming wife; they were acting out of family honor.
Siemens AG plans to hive off its semiconductor operations into a new company, Infineon Technology AG, from April 1 and plans to list the company's shares in both Germany and the US.
s attempt to hive off part of the patent infringement proceedings it is currently defending.
Meanwhile, HSBC fuelled speculation that they could hive off their retail banking arm.
1% stake in Jet Airways frequent flyer programme for $ 150 million (over Rs 900 crore) completing the hive off of the airline's loyalty business.
The minister said that getting healthier banks to share the bank's burden would help hive off around EUR13bn in problem loans, leases and property at Hypo Alpe Adria.
The move follows the revival of TSB after another state-backed bank, Lloyds, was forced to hive off more than 600 of its branches.
Plan to hive off the tower business is in line with recommendation of the Sam Pitroda Committee for revamping BSNL.
THE man behind plans to hive off S4C''s budget to the BBC sparked a new row last night after an "embarrassing gaffe" about Wales.
ROYAL Bank of Scotland may hive off more than 300 of its branches in a bid to satisfy European authorities, it is claimed.
If it is felt necessary to beef up the Warwickshire force then why not hive off the Coventry section of West Midlands Police and add this to the existing Warwickshire force?
Disappointment that retail giant GUS will not immediately hive off its Experian credit checking arm cast a shadow over the London market today.