Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada - Trading Halt - Primaris Retail REIT - PMZ.UN, PMZ.DB, PMZ.DB.A, PMZ.DB.B

May 24, 2011

TORONTO, May 24 /CNW/ - The following issues have been halted by Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada (IIROC):

Issuer Name: Primaris Retail REIT
TSX Ticker Symbol: PMZ.UN, PMZ.DB, PMZ.DB.A, PMZ.DB.B
Time of Halt: 3:03 PM ET
Reason for Halt: Pending News

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