IIROC Trading Halt - EQB.PR.C

Aug 8, 2014

TORONTO, Aug. 8, 2014 /CNW/ - The following issues have been halted by IIROC:

Company: Equitable Group Inc Pfd Ser 3

TSX Symbol: EQB.PR.C

Reason: Pending Closing

Halt Time (ET): 7:56 AM ET

IIROC can make a decision to impose a temporary suspension (halt) of trading in a security of a publicly-listed company. Trading halts are implemented to ensure a fair and orderly market. IIROC is the national self-regulatory organization which oversees all investment dealers and trading activity on debt and equity marketplaces in Canada

SOURCE Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada (IIROC)

For further information:

IIROC Inquiries 1-877-442-4322 (Option 2) - Please note that IIROC is not able to provide any additional information regarding a specific trading halt. Information is limited to general enquiries only.