VANCOUVER, Oct. 6, 2014 /CNW/ - The following issues have been halted by IIROC:
Company: Benton Resources Inc.
TSX-Venture Symbol: BEX
Reason: At the Request of the Company Pending News
Halt Time (ET): 8:23 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.