Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada - Trading Halt - First Trust/Highland Cap Flt Rate Inc FD - FHT.UN

Dec 30, 2008

    TORONTO, Dec. 30 /CNW/ - The following issues have been halted by
Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada (IIROC):

    Issuer Name: First Trust/Highland Cap Flt Rate Inc FD
    TSX Ticker Symbol: FHT.UN
    Time of Halt: 9:19 a.m. ET
    Reason for Halt: Pending News



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