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Stock market places trading halt

By GERALDINE PANAPASA
Friday, December 20, 2013

Update: 1:30PM THE South Pacific Stock market has placed a trading halt in Pacific Green Industries (Fiji) Limited (PGI) shares today.

In a statement, SPSE said the notice was placed before the trading session opened at 10.30am.

"The trading halt has been placed by virtue of Section 7.5 (i) of the SPSE listing rules which states circumstances where the SPSE may halt or suspend trading for the protection of investors or the maintenance of an orderly market may include the following: prior to an announcement of any price sensitive information," SPSE said.

The exchange was in the process of seeking clarification from PGI regarding a material market announcement.