Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada - Trading Halt - H&R Real Estate Investment Trust - HR.UN and HR.DB

Dec 23, 2008

    TORONTO, Dec. 23 /CNW/ - The following issues have been halted by
Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada (IIROC):

    Issuer Name: H&R Real Estate Investment Trust
    TSX Ticker Symbol: HR.UN and HR.DB
    Time of Halt: 16:10pm
    Reason for Halt: Pending News




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